[1955 vacation bible school class]

One of 56 photographs in the series: Westminster Presbyterian Church Records available on this site.

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Photograph of the 34th Annual Vacation Bible School Class of June 13 to 24, 1955, held by the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Beaumont, Texas. Appearing in the photograph are children and adults. The class provided religious instruction through bible stories and songs as well as youth entertainment through games, movies and handicraft activities. The image was taken on the grounds of the church.

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1 photograph : b&w. ; 16 x 20 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1955-06-13/1955-06-24.

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Tyrrell Historical Library

The Tyrrell Historical Library presents a selection of its local history archives that consist of personal papers, business, civic, fraternal, organizational, and city records. The collections capture a wide array of material including family letters, journals, diaries, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, business reports, minutes and correspondence, along with thousands of photographs. The Tyrrell Historical Library is a unique library in that it collects and preserves the history of the greater Beaumont area, which also includes the history of southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana. The library as a historical research repository was established in 1975.

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Photograph of the 34th Annual Vacation Bible School Class of June 13 to 24, 1955, held by the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Beaumont, Texas. Appearing in the photograph are children and adults. The class provided religious instruction through bible stories and songs as well as youth entertainment through games, movies and handicraft activities. The image was taken on the grounds of the church.

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1 photograph : b&w. ; 16 x 20 in.

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1955-06-13/1955-06-24

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  • June 13, 1955 - June 24, 1955

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  • June 23, 2014, 6:11 a.m.

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  • Aug. 5, 2014, 9:56 a.m.

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[1955 vacation bible school class], photograph, 1955-06-13/1955-06-24; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth426991/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Tyrrell Historical Library.