Guide to the Deitra Moore-Atkins Collection

Sean Heyliger
African American Museum & Library at Oakland
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Oakland, California 94612
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African American Museum & Library at Oakland. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Deitra Moore-Atkins Collection

Collection number: MS 92

African American Museum & Library at Oakland

Oakland, California
Processed by:
Sean Heyliger
Date Completed:
12/05/2013
Encoded by:
Sean Heyliger
© 2013 African American Museum & Library at Oakland. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Deitra Moore-Atkins collection
Dates: 1960-1989
Collection number: MS 92
Collector: Moore-Atkins, Deitra.
Collection Size: .25 linear feet (1 box)
Repository: African American Museum & Library at Oakland (Oakland, Calif.)
Oakland, CA 94612
Abstract: The Dietra Moore-Atkins collection consists of church programs, conference programs, and assorted religious handouts mostly of Baptist churches in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s-1980s. The collection is organized in to three series: Church programs, Conference programs, and religious handouts.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

No access restrictions. Collection is open to the public.

Access Restrictions

Materials are for use in-library only, non-circulating.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish from the Deitra Moore-Atkins Collection must be obtained from the African American Museum & Library at Oakland.

Preferred Citation

Deitra Moore-Atkins collection, MS 92, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library. Oakland, California.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the African American Museum & Library at Oakland by Deitra Moore-Atkins.

Processing Information

Processed by Sean Heyliger, 12/05/2013.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Dietra Moore-Atkins collection consists of church programs, conference programs, and assorted religious handouts mostly of Baptist churches in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s-1980s. The collection is organized in to three series: Church programs, Conference programs, and religious handouts. The church programs include general service, Christmas, and pastor appreciation services at various churches mostly in Oakland, California. The conference program series consists of agenda and programs of the Mt. Zion District conference, Oakland City-Wide Revivals, California Baptist State Congress of Christian Education, and the Clergy for the Mayor in honor of Oakland Lionel Wilson held at the Oakland Kaiser Center Auditorium Arena. Also included in the religious handouts series are assorted religious instructional and educational handouts.

Arrangement

Series I. Church programs Series II. Conference programs Series III. Religious handouts

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
African American churches -- California -- Oakland.
African American Baptists -- California -- Oakland.


Collection Contents

 

Church programs

Physical Description: 7 folders

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes church programs of general service, Christmas, building dedication and pastor appreciation events at various churches in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s-1980s.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by church.
Box 1:1

All Nations Baptist Church, Oakland, California, Christmas program December 23, 1984

 

Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, Oakland, California

Box 1:2

General service 1984-1987

Box 1:3

Appreciation worship service observance for our pastor and wife 1980-1989

Box 1:4

First Friendship Institutional Baptist Church, San Francisco, California celebrates its 32nd year of progressive service to liberate from all encumbrance and mortgage burning ceremony 1978

Box 1:5

Macedonia Baptist Church, San Francisco, California 22nd appreciation services for Pastor Bedford and wife 1979

Box 1:6

North Oakland Missionary Baptist Church, Oakland, California building dedication program 1960

Box 1:7

Second Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Oakland, California general service 1985-03-10

 

Conference programs

Physical Description: 4 folders

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes conference programs of various Mt. Zion District conferences, Oakland City-Wide Revivals, and California Baptist State Congress of Christian Education conferences.

Arrangement

Arranged by event.
 

Mt. Zion District

Box 1:8

14th annual session of the Mt. Zion District Sunday school and B.T.U. congress 1969

Box 1:8

29th annual session of the Mount Zion District Congress of Christian Education 1984

Box 1:8

Mount Zion District Missionary Baptist Association 30th annual session [2 copies] 1984

Box 1:8

Mount Zion District Congress of Christian Education 30th annual session 1985

 

City wide revival [Oakland, California]

Box 1:9

Title 1965

Box 1:9

23rd annual city wide revival 1980

Box 1:9

28rd annual city wide revival 1985

Box 1:9

30th annual revival 1987

Box 1:9

32nd annual revival [3 copies] 1989

Box 1:9

1989 summer soul saving revival 1989

Box 1:10

California Baptist State Congress of Christian Education, 34th annual session California Baptist State Congress of Christian Education 1978

Box 1:11

Clergy for the Mayor, Oakland Kaiser Center Auditorium Arena 1985

 

Religious handouts

Physical Description: 1 folder

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes assorted religious handouts and instructional material.

Arrangement

Arranged by format.
Box 1:12

“Witnessing with a prejudiced heart” undated

Box 1:12

“A trained member looks at our church” undated

Box 1:12

“For a trained usher” undated

Box 1:12

“Stewardship,” undated

Box 1:12

“The articles of faith and their relation to Christian doctrine” undated

Box 1:12

“The Christian life” undated