Waterloo Urban Ministry Records, 1968-1978

Collection Overview

Title: Waterloo Urban Ministry Records, 1968-1978

Record Series: MsC-4

Record Group:

Manuscripts

Creator: Waterloo Urban Ministry

Date: 1968-1978

Extent: 9 boxes (3.753 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

Language: Materials entirely in English.

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Inventory

BOX 1:

  • Folder 1: "A History of Urban Ministry in Greater Waterloo," by Stanley C. Kennedy
  • Folder 2: Correspondence, 1967-1970.
  • Folder 3: Correspondence,1968-1970.
  • Folder 4: Correspondence, 1969-1970
  • Folder 5: Correspondence and Financial Reports, 1967-1969
  • Folder 6: “Toward a Metropolitan Ministry in Black Hawk County”
  • Folder 7: Correspondence and typescripts

BOX 2:

  • Folder 1: Rev. Stanley C. Kennedy, Obituary
  • Folder 2: Harvey Bartz Papers (Folder 1 of 3)                                                             
  • Folder 3: Harvey Bartz Papers (Folder 2 of 3)
  • Folder 4: Harvey Bartz Papers (Folder 3 of 3)
  • Folder 5: Papers on Race Relations

BOX 3:

  • Folder 1: Correspondence to Urban Ministers
  • Folder 2: Freedom Institute, Iowa Wesleyan College
  • Folder 3: UME Conference, 1972 (Folder 1 of 2)
  • Folder 4: UME Conference, 1972 (Folder 2 of 2)
  • Folder 5: General and Jurisdictional Conference
  • Folder 6: United Methodist handbooks
  • Folder 7: A Possible Proposal for a Support System for the Urban Ministers of Greater Waterloo

BOX 4:

  • Folder 1: Strategy Council Members
  • Folder 2: Strategy Council Executive Committee, September 1970 - October 1977
  • Folder 3: Strategy Council Agenda, Minutes, and Minister's Monthly Reports, May 1968 - December 1971 (Folder 1 of 3)
  • Folder 4: Strategy Council Agenda, Minutes, and Minister's Monthly Reports, January 1972 - October 1977 (Folder 2 of 3)
  • Folder 5: Strategy Council Agenda, Minutes, and Minister's Monthly Reports, January 1972 - October 1977 (Folder 3 of 3)
  • Folder 6: Orientation Material for New Members of Strategy Council
  • Folder 7: Cancelled Checks and Bank Statements
  • Folder 8: Strategy Council Evaluation Workshop
  • Folder 9: Correspondence, 1970
  • Folder 10: Financial Reports, June 1968 - October 1977

BOX 5:

  • Folder 1: Urban Renewal Project Area Committee
  • Folder 2: Operation Housing (Folder 1 of 2)
  • Folder 3: Operation Housing (Folder 2 of 2)
  • Folder 4: Low income housing
  • Folder 5: Urban Ministry Observer Program
  • Folder 6: Urban Consultation and Urban Consultation Task Forces
  • Folder 7: Intra-Community Relations Task Force
  • Folder 8: Economic Empowerment Task Force
  • Folder 9: Jobs for Youth Committee
  • Folder 10: Summer Youth Program
  • Folder 11: Summer Volunteer Program
  • Folder 12: Questryet (coffee house proposal)
  • Folder 13: Loan Fund Committee
  • Folder 14: Advocator Programs
  • Folder 15: Operation Headstart
  • Folder 16: Pilot Hot Breakfast Program
  • Folder 17: Recovery Inc.
  • Folder 18: WE Inc., Jesse Cosby Center
  • Folder 19: Environmental Coalition Inc.
  • Folder 20: Special Project Fund
  • Folder 21: Drug Abuse

BOX 6:

  • Folder 1: Black Community Developers
  • Folder 2: School Desegregation
  • Folder 3: Board of Global Ministries
  • Folder 4: Waterloo Urban Ministry Reports for Iowa Annual Conference
  • Folder 5: Project Equality
  • Folder 6: Prospectus - East 4th Property
  • Folder 7: Proposal for a Dialogue Center in Waterloo, Iowa
  • Folder 8: Bail Bond Proposal
  • Folder 9: Group Sensitivity Sessions in Human Relations
  • Folder 10: Hawkeye United Methodist, January 1974; June-July 1978
  • Folder 11: Rust College (Mississippi)
  • Folder 12: Bibliographies of Afro-American Publications
  • Folder 13: Holy Family Lutheran Church, Chicago
  • Folder 14: Six Myths about Welfare
  • Folder 15: "A Study of Frequently Used Service Agencies in Waterloo, IA," by Jerry Hoyer, June 1974
  • Folder 16: Urban Ministry Goals
  • Folder 17: Urban Ministry Newsletters
  • Folder 18: Pray for Peace
  • Folder 19: Community Developer Program
  • Folder 20: The Structure of the Urban Ministry in Graphic Form
  • Folder 21: Brochures
  • Folder 22: Miscellaneous printed material

BOX 7

  • Folder 1: First Annual Report of Commission on Human Rights, June 1968 - June 1969
  • Folder 2: Annual Report of the Commission on Human Rights, June 1969 - June 1970
  • Folder 3: Hearing before the Waterloo Commission on Human Rights, September 1967
  • Folder 4: Human Resources Study, Waterloo, Iowa, 1973
  • Folder 5: Affirmative Action Program, City of Waterloo, IA, c. 1975[?]

BOX 8

  • Folder 1: "Report of Study Commission on School Crisis in Waterloo," February 1969
  • Folder 2: "The Week of Sept. 3, 1968: An Analysis"
  • Folder 3: Dr. Robert H. Harvey
  • Folder 4: Integration and the Waterloo Public School Board
  • Folder 5: East High Campus Project
  • Folder 6: Technical Assistance Report on School Desegregation and Integration, Waterloo Community School District
  • Folder 7: Grant School Project - Bridgeway
  • Folder 8: Community Schools Make News, 1969-1970
  • Folder 9: Correspondence, November 30, 1970
  • Folder 10: Statement Issued by the Strategy Council, 1971
  • Folder 11: Statement to Waterloo School Administration & Operation Free
  • Folder 12: A Resolution Concerning Busing - UMC
  • Folder 13: UNI Center for Urban Education (CUE)
  • Folder 14: Statistical Summary - minority group problems in Waterloo

BOX 9

  • Folder 1: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1968-1971 (Folder 1 of 2)
  • Folder 2: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1968-1971 (Folder 2 of 2)
  • Folder 3: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1972-1974
  • Folder 4: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1973-1976
  • Folder 5: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1975-1976
  • Folder 6: Community Enabler/Developer Programs, 1977-1978
  • Folder 7: Proposal to Establish a Community-Owned FM Educational Radio Station, 1977
  • Folder 8: Community Enabler/Developer - Afro-American Community Broadcasting, Inc. Press Packet, May 3, 1978
  • Folder 9:  Community Enabler/Developer - Afro-American Community Broadcasting, Inc. Press Packet, August 12, 1978
  • Folder 10: Afro-American Community Broadcasting, Inc., May-August 1978

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Susan A. Basye, Library Assistant, February 1998. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017. Linear feet count updated on August 9, 2017. Updated by Keegan Little, 2018 and by Archival Processor Tessa Wakefield, September 2019.