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AuthorBrett, Cornelius; Moment, John J.
Date Created1910
DescriptionThree sermons, preached Oct. 16th and 23d, 1910, relate history of the Reformation, founding and growth of the Bergen Church, and prospects for the future. With photo of Rev. Dr. Cornelius Brett,...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
AuthorRichardson, William H.
Date Created1918
DescriptionBiography of Rev. Cornelius Brett from his work on the Lincoln campaign in 1860 through his service as pastor of the Dutch Reformed Church from 1876 to 1918, also including his service as a chaplain...
Time PeriodThe Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Date Created1919
DescriptionProgram of dinner held January 30, 1919. Includes lists of officers for 1917, 1918 & 1919 and short letter from Rev. Cornelius Brett, pastor emeritus, placing event in context of end of WWI. Includes...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
AuthorVersteeg, Dingman
Date Created1889
DescriptionHistory of the Reformed Dutch Church of Bergen, which served the colonial populations of what is now Hudson and Bergen counties as well as Staten Island. Describes growth of the church in economic...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
AuthorCorwin, Edward Tanjore; Brett, Cornelius
Date Created1903
DescriptionMemorial sermon for Rev. Van Cleef, who served as pastor of First Reformed Dutch Church of Van Vorst, renamed Wayne Street Reformed Church, from 1850 through 1903. Biography covers his education at...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
Date Created1913
DescriptionFirst of three volumes in which the Holland Society published the records of the Bergen Reformed Church. This volume lists baptisms from 1666 to 1788, with index, along with a church history. Balance...
AuthorDuryee, William Rankin; Brett, Cornelius; Van Cleef, Paul Duryee; Van Cleef, Paul Duryee
Date Created1881
DescriptionMemorial addresses and resolutions from the funeral services of long serving pastor, given by his colleagues and successors and pastoral organizations. Biographical sketches cover his education and...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
Date Created1917-1918