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Advancement Office. Records, 1885, 1964-ongoing.

Identifier: W99-1238


Formerly known as the Development Office. This collection consists of correspondence, church files arranged by Classis, reports, and “Expand Western” campaign Case Statement and slides and audiotape cassette (narrated by I. John Hesselink) in 1979. Most of the material deals with financial issues of Western Theological Seminary and New Brunswick Theological Seminary from 1970-2003 including the "The Campaign for Western: Mission in the 21st Century," 1996, the twelve million dollar fundraising project for Western Theological Seminary endowment, the campaign for the building of the De Witt Theological Center, 2002-2003, and the Our New Day capital campaign to construct a new entryway, offices, learning center (former library) and renovate the kitchen, commons, hallways, and windows. Detailed Collection Register available.


  • 1885
  • 1964-[ongoing]


2.25 Linear Feet

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Part of the Joint Archives of Holland Repository

Theil Research Center
9 East 10th Street
Holland Michigan 49423 United States