Illinois -- History
Found in 131 Collections and/or Records:
The collection contains official acts some of which are for Pilgrim Lutheran Church (Chicago) and (First) Zion Lutheran Church which merged in 1956 to form Beautiful Savior.
Congregational history, church records, minutes, photographs, printed materials
"The Lutheran Visitor" - congregational newsletter
The bound church record book contains Baptisms 1946-1982; Confirmations 1947-1964; Marriages 1949-1980; Deaths 1951-1982. After that time period, there is sparse information in folders contained in the 2" document box. The document box also contains history, few meeting minutes from the 1950s and 1960s, pastoral correspondence and documents, further information on the life of the congregation through its closing in 2014, Articles of Incorporation and blueprints.
The collection contains the church records.