Warren Petoskey papers: 1873-2016 (bulk 1990s-2016)
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Container / Location Title
 
Board of Directors Meeting Files [series]

The Board of Directors series includes minutes from the Board's meetings between 1943 and 2002. These meetings determined the council's activities and dealt with budget issues as well.

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1943-1945
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1946-1948
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1949-1954
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1955-1957
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1958-1960
Box   1  
1961-1963
Box   1  
1964-1965
Box   1  
1966-1967
Box   1  
1968-1970
Box   1  
1970-1971
Box   1  
1972-1973
Box   1  
1974-1975
Box   1  
1976-1977
Box   1  
1978-1979
Box   2  
1980-1981
Box   2  
1982-1983
Box   2  
1984-1985
Box   2  
1986-1987
Box   2  
1988-1989
Box   2  
1990-1991
Box   2  
1992-1993
Box   2  
1994-1995
Box   2  
1996-1997
Box   2  
1998-1999
Box   2  
2000-2002
 
Council Packets [series]

The Council Packets series consists of information sent out by the Council to constituent ministries from 1976 to 2000. Four packets were sent out each year and were intended to update ministries on the council's activities and initiatives.

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1976
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1977
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1978
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1979
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1980
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1981
Box   2  
1982
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1984
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1985
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1986
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1987
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1989
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1990
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1991
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1992
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1993
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1994
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1995
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1996
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1997
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1998
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1999
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2000
 
Programs, brochures, and other publications [series]

The Programs, brochures, and other publications series contains promotional and informational materials created by the Council and programs and related materials from special services.

Box   4  
Ash Wednesday service 1973-1999

(some gaps)

Box   4  
Christmas Carol Festival 1947-1967
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Detroit Pastor's Union / Michigan Pastors' Conference 1951-1958
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Lent and Good Friday Services 1940s-1960s
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Promotional brochures and tracts (2 folders)
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Protestant Reformation Festival Materials 1947-1966
Box   4  
Michigan State Fair Sunrise Services 1947-1973

(include photographs)

Box   4  
Miscellaneous
 
Annual Reports [series]

The Annual Reports series contains the annual reports produced by the council and reports produced by the social workers working for the council.

Box   4  
Annual Meeting Program and Reports 1920-1967

(some gaps)

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Annual Reports of Council Departments
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1947-1957
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1958-1968
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Annual Reports of Social Service Workers 1922-1942
 
Topical Files [series]

Topical Files document the varied activities and initiatives of the council, ranging from awards given to photos to information on gambling and child abuse.

Box   5  
75th Anniversary 1993-1994
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Audit 1989-2003
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Birmingham School for Special Children 1962-1971
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"Black Manifesto" 1969
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Board Attendance 1990-1996
Box   5  
Business Unit Minutes 1987-1998
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Casino Gambling 1987
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Child Abuse circa 1976
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Communication Activities 1971
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Consultation on Church Union (COCU)
Box   5  
Critical Letters 1970-1972
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Cults 1979
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Church Merit Awards 1977-1991
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Daedal Doors
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Directory Contract 2006
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Funding 1997-1998
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Greater Detroit Study Commission. Report entitled "Toward a Center for Theological Studies" July 1964
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History by G, Merrill Lenox entitled "Christian Unity & Mission" 1969
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Institute on Judaism, Rabbi B. Benedict & Ada S. Glazer 1979-2005
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Inter-Faith Action Council 1969
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Inter-religious Foundation for Community Organization 1969
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Kerr Ecumenical Award 1992-1998
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Layman of the Year 1954-1968
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Lenten Materials
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Media
Box   6  
Meals for Shut-ins Christmas Songs
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Muslim-Christian-Jewish leadership forum
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Newscaster
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Pastor's Association
 
Photographs and related information
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Baumgartner, Robert R.
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Bright, J. Russell
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Brumbaugh, Thoburn T.
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Emrich, Bishop Richard S.
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Johnstone, R. T.
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Lenox, G. Merrill
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Lindsay, Kenneth
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Littler, Mark D.
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Roberts, Joseph L.
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Zaun, Allan A.
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Council Building photos
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Kirk-in-the-Hills
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Planning Unit for Theological Concerns
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Proposal for a Council of Black Churchmen 1969-1971
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Restructuring, proposed circa 1972-1976 (1 volume)

(include New Ecumenical Communication / Service Organization, study document and other materials)

Box   6  
Willingham, Edward B.
 
Television Programs 1992-2004 [series]

Television Programs were filmed by Bloomfield Community Television and include artistic performances and discussions of faith-based issues. These twelve U-matic videotape cassettes are a small sample of the Council's two weekly television series "Interfaith Odyssey" round table discussions and "Daedal Doors" for children.

(U-matic videotapes)
 
Interfaith Odyssey 2001-2004
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The Uninsured and the Underinsured April 2004
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Daily Prayer March 2004
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Healing July 2002
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Has There Been a Change in the American People Since 9/11? August 2003
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The Use of Violence to Obtain Justice-What Does Your Religion Say About This? October 2001
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How Far Does Your Religion Go in Support of the President? October 2001
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Equality of Men & Women May 2003
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An In-depth Look at the Muslim Community September 2003
 
Daedal Doors
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Astronauts October 1995
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Youth Drama is Exciting. Part II: The Agape Dancers & Bethel A.M.E. Church Drama Club February 2002
Box   7  
What's Your Dream? March 1992
Box   7  
And the Beat Goes On/Highland Park Steppers February 1999
 
General Assembly [series]

The General Assembly files date from 1976 to 1996 and include such materials as programs, agendas, brochures, and various mailings and reports.

Box   8  
1976-October 1996 (42 folders)