Sterling-Rock Falls Ministerial Association Records, 1948-1978
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Brief Description: The Sterling Rock Falls Ministerial Association Records primarily comprise meeting minutes (1948-l978) detailing the organization’s concerns, financial situation, and projects. Organized to promote cooperation among Christian ministers from the greater Sterling-Rock Falls area, the records detail the group’s projects designed to educate citizens on local churches and their programs.  Membership lists and lists of Chaplains working at the Colonial Acres Nursing Home and the Sterling Community Hospital complete the collection.
Held at:
Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-1779
Email: rhcua [at]
Record Series Number: RHC/RC/130
Volume: 0.5 Linear Feet
Acquired: 03/02/1981.
Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions on access to the collection.
Subject Index
Ministers Association
Rock Falls (Ill.)
Sterling (Ill.)
Sterling-Rock Falls Ministerial Association
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Property rights in the collection belong to the Regional History Center; literary rights are dedicated to the public
Acquisition Notes: Reverend David Beebe  Reverend David Beebe, President, donated the Sterling-Rock Falls Ministerial Association Records to the Northern Illinois Regional History Center on March 2, 1981.
Related Materials: Researchers studying religious history in northern Illinois should consult the church record collections held by the Regional History Center; see the Center guide index for a listing. Church histories also are available in the reference room and several minute books from local churches can be found in the Vertical File Manuscripts Collection.