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Guide to the Deitra Moore-Atkins Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Deitra Moore-Atkins collection
    Dates: 1960-2010
    Collection number: MS 92
    Collector: Moore-Atkins, Deitra.
    Collection Size: .5 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, funeral programs, membership reports, sermon outlines and assorted religious handouts mostly of Baptist churches in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s-1980s. The collection is organized in to six series: Church programs, Conference programs, funeral programs, membership reports, religious handouts, and sermon outlines.
    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, funeral programs, membership reports, sermon outlines and assorted religious handouts mostly of Baptist churches in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s-1980s. The collection is organized in to six series: Church programs, Conference programs, funeral programs, membership reports, religious handouts, and sermon outlines. The church programs include general service, Christmas, pastor appreciation and anniversary 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, California Baptist State Sunday School and Training Union Congress and the Clergy for the Mayor in honor of Oakland Lionel Wilson held at the Oakland Kaiser Center Auditorium Arena. Funeral programs include the service programs for various Moore family members held at Baptist churches in Oakland, California. The membership reports series includes directories for the Evergreen Missionary Baptist Church, Oakland, California. Included in the sermon outlines series are Pastor Michael L. Moore’s outlines for Joshua Christian Church, Oakland, California. 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. Funeral programs Series IV. Membership reports Series V. Religious handouts Series VI. Sermon outlines

    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.