Jane Street Methodist Episcopal Church (New York, N.Y.) Records, 1844-1920

Extent: 2 linear feet in 6 Hollinger boxes

Jane Street Church was organized in the summer of 1844, beginning with open-air preaching by Rev. Ezra Withey in a vacant lot at the juncture of 7th and Greenwich Avenues and 12th Street. On July 23, 1844 the first class was started with 28 members. In April [...]