Walter N. Vernon. “Methodists and Their Cultural Village – Chautauqua.” Methodist Minutes. © 1984 Abingdon Press. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
In this article historian Walter N. Vernon recalled the Methodist roots of Chautauqua and explored the Institution’s development in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Methodist Minutes was a series of historical articles written by Vernon and produced as worship bulletins for distribution throughout the United Methodist Church in 1984, the bicentennial year of American Methodism. Source: Walter N. Vernon papers, Bridwell Library Special Collections.