Lewes: n.p., n.c. but circa 1967. small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 48 pages. With biographical sketches of many of the important ministers. Illustrated. READ MORE about HISTORY OF THE UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CONGREGATIONS OF LEWES, COOLSPRING AND INDIAN RIVER CHURCHES,...
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N.P. (The Peninsula Conference, United Methodist Church, 1984). 4to. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral bound. (ii), iv, 98 pages. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by both authors on the title page. Covers show some age darkening. READ MORE about NEW LIGHT ON OLD BARRATT'S, A HISTORY OF BARRATT'S CHAPEL
N.P. (The Peninsula Conference, United Methodist Church, 1986). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (ii), iv, 98 pages. B3. First edition, second printing. Illustrated. READ MORE about NEW LIGHT ON OLD BARRATT'S, A HISTORY OF BARRATT'S CHAPEL
Wilmington: The Historical Society of Delaware, 1911. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. iii, 62 pages. B1-4096. Papers of the Society no.LVII. With numerous illustrations including one in color. Wrappers chipped around edges with small pieces missing. Spot on front cover where label was removed. READ MORE about BARRATT'S CHAPEL AND METHODISM
N.P. n.p., n.d. (circa 1934). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 50 pages. B1-3908. Foreword by The Right Reverend Philip Cook and text by Richard Rodney. Illustrations of each church followed by chronological lists of rectors and other officers. READ MORE about THE DIOCESE OF DELAWARE, IT'S HISTORICAL, PARISH, AND MISSION CHURCHES
Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1994. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. xi, 159 pages. First edition. Reproductions of 19th century records of this Methodist church. READ MORE about CHRISTIANA M.E. CHURCH, CHRISTIANA, DELAWARE. ITS HISTORY ... ITS PEOPLE
(Frederica: Milford Coverdale, 1978). 8vo. simulated leather. 163 pages. With a foreword by the author who has signed this copy. Filled with illustrations that are reproductions of photographs taken by Melva Jane Bradford. Boards soiled, some foxing to front and rear pastedowns and free endpapers. READ MORE about FREDERICA TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH AND THE TWO CHARGES, SARDIS (MILFORD NECK), SAXTON...
Wilmington: Delaware Tercentenary Commission, 1938. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 52 pages. B1-3878. First edition. Illustrated history. Very fine copy. READ MORE about OLD SWEDES CHURCH, WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, 1698-1938
Wilmington: Delaware Tercentenary Commission, 1938. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 52 pages. B1-3878. First edition. Illustrated history. Half of jacket spine is lacking. READ MORE about OLD SWEDES CHURCH, WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, 1698-1938
Wilmington: Delaware Tercentenary Commission, 1938. 8vo. cloth. 52 pages. B1-3878. First edition. Illustrated history. Minor foxing. READ MORE about OLD SWEDES CHURCH, WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, 1698-1938
(Wilmington: Woman's Auxiliary of St. Andrew's Protestant Episcopal Church), 1982. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral binding, mailing box. B1-365. Filled with reproductions of photographs of various Delaware buildings. READ MORE about DELAWARE ENGAGEMENT CALENDAR
(Wilmington: Woman's Auxiliary of St. Andrew's Protestant Episcopal Church), 1961. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral binding, mailing box. Not paginated. B1-365. Filled with reproductions of photographs of various Delaware buildings. READ MORE about DELAWARE ENGAGEMENT CALENDAR
(Wilmington: Woman's Auxiliary of St. Andrew's Protestant Episcopal Church), 1976. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral binding. B1-365. Filled with reproductions of Delaware's 18th century arts and crafts. READ MORE about DELAWARE ENGAGEMENT CALENDAR. 1976
Hockessin: Church of St. John the Evangelist, 1960. 4to. cloth. 43+(1) pages. Essays by John Munroe, Rev. Anthony F. DiMichele, William P. Frank and Joseph G. McNeal, Jr. Has an article on Rev. Patrick Kenny and many illustrations in text. Loosely inserted is a four page pamphlet issued for the Celebration Dinner held for the Diamond Jubilee. Covers rubbed. READ MORE about COFFEE RUN, 1772-1960, THE STORY OF THE BEGINNINGS OF THE CATHOLIC FAITH IN DELAWARE
N.P. Delaware Historical Records Survey, Work Projects Administration, 1942. 4to. cloth backed stiff paper wrappers. xi, 154 pages. B1-3828. Reproduced from typescript. With the Delaware bookplate of Gertrude Brinckle on inside front cover. READ MORE about DIRECTORY OF CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS IN DELAWARE
(Salisbury: Delmarva Advisory Council), n.d. small 8vo. self paper wrappers. (12) page foldout. Large foldout map with short histories of 45 churches on the verso. READ MORE about DELMARVA'S NATIONAL HERITAGE CHURCH TOUR
N.P. n.p., n.d. (circa 1877). small 8vo. self paper wrappers. (4) pages. Sermon delivered April 4, 1877 and "printed for circulation in the family." READ MORE about ADDRESS DELIVERED AT THE FUNERAL OF MRS. IRENE S. DU P. DIMMICK
(Wilmington: Printed for the Society of Friends of Old Drawyer's From "Every Evening" 1902. 16mo. stiff paper wrappers. 31 pages. B1-46688B. A poem relating the history of this church. Wrappers tanned, front wrapper detached. READ MORE about MEMORIAL POEM AT THE ONE HUNDRED AND NINETY-FIRST CELEBRATION OF DRAWYER'S CHURCH, JUNE 1, 1902
Translated by Pierre S. du Pont.
Wilmington: n.p., 1947. 4to. full leather, top edge silver. (v) pages followed by 17 leaves reproducing the manuscript booklet in French and English. Translated by Pierre S. du Pont. B2-295. du Pont wrote this essay for his children to describe his religious views. Reproduced from Thomas Jefferson's copy and showing his writing on the title page. READ MORE about IRENEE BONFILS, WRITTEN BY PIERRE SAMUEL DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND PUBLISHED IN PARIS 1808
Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1920. 8vo. cloth- backed boards, paper spine label. (vi), 62 pages. Reprints of speeches given in 1917 and 1919. Spine stained at top and covers toned. Bookplate removed from free endpaper. READ MORE about STORY OF THE HUGUENOTS, AS CONTAINED IN TWO ADDRESSES MADE BEFORE THE HUGUENOT SOCIETIES OF SOUTH...
N.P. n.p., 1978. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, plastic spiral binding. 118, (3) pages. The story of how this church had reached its low water mark and then began its remarkable comeback. Title page foxed. READ MORE about NEW CASTLE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AND ITS AMAZING DECADE OF 1941-51
N.P. Episcopal Diocese of Delaware, 1985. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (20) pages. The program for the celebration which was staged at The Cathedral Church of Saint John in Wilmington. With a listing of each Episcopal church in Delaware in chronological order by the date of establishment (the first was Immanuel Church in New Castle in 1689). Also has a chronology of Delaware bishops. READ MORE about THE BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF THE TWO-HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF DELAWARE
Wilmington: Hambleton Company, (1949). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. (xiv), 170 pages. B1-4181. History of the establishment of this Roman Catholic church in Wilmington in 1924. Inscribed by the author on the free endpaper "To the lucky member of the Christiana Hundred Lions Club on this my birthday. With best wishes, Joseph Errigo, Wilmington, Dela. Dec. 2, 1950." Jacket worn with pieces missing. Private ownership booklabel on front pastedown and free endpaper. READ MORE about A HISTORY OF ST. ANTHONY'S CHURCH, WILMINGTON, DELAWARE
Wilmington: Wilson & Heald, 1846. 8vo. modern cloth, leather spine label. 312 pages. First edition. With a number of illustrations including a frontispiece showing Old Swedes Church and a foldout map of Delaware in the back (which has been tape repaired on back), and a plan of Wilmington. Bookplate. Some spotting of frontispiece and title page. READ MORE about A HISTORY OF THE ORIGINAL SETTLEMENTS ON THE DELAWARE FROM ITS DISCOVERY BY HUDSON TO THE...