Minutes of the Classis of Holland
The minutes of the Classis of Holland, meeting in the Zeeland Church. Nine churches are now listed as members of the Classis, although Graafschap and Kalamazoo were not represented. The Holland and Zeeland congregations had seven and ten representives; eleven came from the other churches. Rev. Cornelius Vander Meulen was elected president. [The minutes of the classis meetings are much more extensive now that Van Raalte is the clerk.]
Van Der Meulen, C. and Van Raalte, A. C., "Minutes of the Classis of Holland" (1851). Van Raalte Papers: 1850-1859. 472.