Scope and arrangement
The records contain general correspondence, 1960-1981, and related documents on liturgical matters and lay issues. The bulk of the correspondence is directed to the Most Reverend Armand Constantine Whitehead, a priest and subsequently a bishop who was affiliated with several congregations of the Old Catholic Church in America. Correspondents were mainly other clergy and church officials in the United States, primarily on the east and west coasts. A few letters are from abroad. The remainder of the material is printed matter, miscellaneous church newsletters, pamphlets and related published and near-print material.
The Old Catholic Church records are arranged in three series: