African Methodist Episcopal Church
Found in 6 Records:
The Campbell Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (A.M.E.) of Atchison, Kansas records provide a general overview of both the church and the African Methodist Episcopal Kansas-Nebraska Conference to which the Chapel belongs.
The Coffey family papers contain the papers of Vernon C. Coffey, a train porter who played an important role in the Brotherhood of Trainmen, Brakemen, Porters, Switchmen, Firemen, and Railway Employees, Inc. The Coffey family papers also includes the papers of Cornelius R. Coffey, a pioneer in the field of aviation, and Ada E. Coffey Williams, who has been influential in nursing and vocational education in Kansas.
The papers of Bishop John A. Gregg are those of an African American and native Kansan who became a leader in the African Methodist Episcopal Church and in higher education. The papers also document his missionary activities in South Africa and during World War II.
The Caldwell family papers are those of an African American family from Salina, Kansas. The majority of the papers concern Robert C. Caldwell, who was a Salina teacher, City Commissioner, and Salina's first African American and first school teacher elected Mayor. He also served as Representative for Salina in the Kansas State Legislature.
The Records of St. John A.M.E. Church of Topeka, Kansas are those of an African American church in Topeka that is one of the oldest African Methodist Episcopal churches in Kansas.
- African American Methodists -- Kansas -- Atchison 1
- African American Methodists -- Kansas -- Topeka 1
- African American churches -- Kansas -- Topeka 1
- African American clergy -- Kansas 1
- African American legislators -- Kansas 1
- African American mayors -- United States 1
- African Americans -- Kansas 1
- African Americans in aeronautics -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
- Atchison (Kan.) -- Church history 1
- Missionaries -- Africa 1
- Porters -- Kansas -- Kansas City 1
- Railroads -- Employees -- Labor unions -- Kansas -- Kansas City 1
- Topeka (Kan.) -- Church history 1
- Topeka (Kan.) -- Religious life and customs 1 + ∧ less