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Wesley Historical Society (Yorkshire) Collection
This major collection comprises more than 25,000 printed items and some manuscripts related to Yorkshire Methodism that supplements official records deposited in the various Yorkshire local authority archives. It has a considerable number of chapel histories (but no registers) and supporting biographies/autobiographies.

There are also general Methodist histories, Conference minutes, the Methodist Recorder newspaper and other journals and magazines.

The collection is maintained by the Wesley Historical Society Yorkshire. Further information about the Society may be obtained from http://www.wesleyhistoricalsociety.org.uk/societies.html
  • WHS/40888

    Minutes of the Annual Conference of the Methodist Church Item

    July 1955
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  • WHS/40889

    Minutes of the Annual Conference of the Methodist Church held in Leeds Item

    July 1956
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  • WHS/40890

    What do you think? Reports from the Methodist Conference 1999 Item

    1999
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  • WHS/40891

    Over to You. Reports from the Methodist Conference 2000 Item

    2000
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  • WHS/40892

    Over to You. Reports from the Methodist Conference 2002 Item

    19th-20th cent.
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  • WHS/40893

    Over to You. Reports from the Methodist Conference 2004 Item

    2004
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  • WHS/41852

    Order of Service Wigglesworth Methodist Church (mss) Sunday am Item

    7/6/1905
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  • WHS/BAR

    Yorkshire Branch Administrative Records Series

    1962-2011
    This series contains the administrative records of the society, including a set of minute books, early membership records and financial records of their operation.
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  • WHS/CD

    Colin Dews Collection Subfonds

    19th-20th cent.
    Methodist books and papers.
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  • WHS/CON

    Conference Materials Item

    1920s-1990s
    Envelopes of material from some of the Methodist conferences. These mainly contain Daily Record sheet, but in addition some orders of service, hymn books and additional ephemeral documents. Includes material relating to the Sexuality Debate of 1993.
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