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St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.) Records

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.)
Title: St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.) Records
Inclusive Dates: 1861-1879
Quantity: 0.5 linear ft. (SC)
Abstract: Articles of organization and ms. sermons.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

St. John's Church of Tuckahoe is an Episcopalian Church located in Yonkers, N.Y. Although the church was organized on July 18, 1853, the original structure was built as a chapel for St. John's Church of Yonkers in 1798.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.) Records consists primarily of Sermons written for Epiphany, Lent, Advent, Thanksgiving, New Year, and other celebrations. The Church records series contains an introductory manuscript history of the Parish, as well as a written copy of the articles of organization.

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Arrangement of the Collection

The collection contains two series: Church records and Sermons.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings

Corporate Bodies

St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.)

Subjects

Church records and registers -- New York (State) -- Yonkers.
Episcopalians -- New York (State)
Episcopalians -- United States.
Sermons, American.

Genres and Forms

Sermons.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

St. John's Church of Tuckahoe (Yonkers, N.Y.) Records
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Finding Aid Information

Created by: LDC
Date: 21 Jan 2009
Revision history:

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Inventory

Church records
SC 280 History of the Parish
SC 280 Articles of organization
Sermons
SC 280 1861-1879

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