Book/Printed Material Gospel pioneering: reminiscences of early Congregationalism in California, 1833-1920,

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Gospel pioneering: reminiscences of early Congregationalism in California, 1833-1920,
Summary
The son of a Maine Congregational leader, William Chauncey Pond (b. 1830) sailed around the Horn to California as a "home missionary" in 1853. Gospel pioneering (1921) presents highlights of his career in the West: creation of San Francisco's Greenwich St. Church; ministry in the Sierra County mining town of Downieville; story of The Pacific, a Congregationalist-Presbyterian journal; founding of the Pacific School of Religion; and Pond's ministry to Chinese immigrants, centered on San Francisco's Bethany Church.
Contributor Names
Pond, William C. (William Chauncey), 1830-1925.
Created / Published
[Oberlin, O., The News printing co.] 1921.
Subject Headings
-  Congregational churches--California
-  California--Church history
-  Ethnic groups--California
-  Law--Political aspects--California
-  Mines and mineral resources--California
-  Religion and ethics--California
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
viii, [9]-191, [1] p. ports. 20 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
BX7148.C2 P6
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gdc/calbk.111
Library of Congress Control Number
21020428
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The son of a Maine Congregational leader, William Chauncey Pond (b. 1830) sailed around the Horn to California as a "home missionary" in 1853. Gospel pioneering (1921) presents highlights of his career in the West: creation of San Francisco's Greenwich St. Church; ministry in the Sierra County mining town of Downieville; story of The Pacific, a Congregationalist-Presbyterian journal; founding of the Pacific School of Religion; and Pond's ministry to Chinese immigrants, centered on San Francisco's Bethany Church.
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Pond, William C. Gospel pioneering: reminiscences of early Congregationalism in California, -1920. [Oberlin, O., The News printing co, 1921] Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/21020428/.

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Pond, W. C. (1921) Gospel pioneering: reminiscences of early Congregationalism in California, -1920. [Oberlin, O., The News printing co] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/21020428/.

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Pond, William C. Gospel pioneering: reminiscences of early Congregationalism in California, -1920. [Oberlin, O., The News printing co, 1921] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/21020428/>.