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Rev. Joseph Allen Christian Papers, 1900-1946

Title
Rev. Joseph Allen Christian Papers, 1900-1946
ID
Mss. 71 C46
Extent
7.5 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
1828.00 items
Scope and Contents
Papers, 1900-1946, of Joseph Allan Christian, a Presbyterian clergyman and his wife Evelyn Smith Christian who served pastorates in Virginia, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Includes correspondence, student notebooks of Christian while a student at Hampden-Sydney College and Union Theological Seminary (Richmond), memorabilia collected by Christian while doing YMCA work in France in World War I, sermons and prayers, papers relating to his work on the National War Labor Board for Baton Rouge, La., photographs, and notebooks and pocket diaries of both Joseph A. Christian and his wife (many pages are blank).
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/71%20C76.pdf
Creators
Christian, Joseph Allan (1880-1968)
Subjects
Hampden-Sydney College--History--20th century
Presbyterian Church--Louisiana
Presbyterian Church--Mississippi
Presbyterian Church--United States--Clergy
Presbyterian Church--Virginia
Union Theological Seminary (Richmond, Va.)--History
United States--Religious History--Christianity
Virginia--Religious history
Young Men's Christian Associations
Genres
Correspondence
Diaries
Notebooks
Speeches
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
1971.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Estate of Joseph A. Christian.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Joseph Allen Christian Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Other Note
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
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