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The Robert E. Larson Jr. Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCM 196

Scope and Content

This collection consists of photocopies of student lecture notes taken by Robert Larson while at Princeton Theological Seminary from 1962 to 1965, as well as from his studies at New College in Scotland from 1963 to 1964.

Dates

  • 1962 - 1965

Language of Materials

English

Access:

There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Robert E. Larson Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Chronology

1939 September 23
Born, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1961
Graduated, Wheaton College, Illinois
1961-1962
Student, Wheaton Graduate Theological School
1962-1965
Student, Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary
1963-1964
University of Edinburgh, New College
1965 June 13
Ordained, Presbytery of Carlisle
1965-1967
Assistant pastor, United Church, Newton, Massachusetts
1965-1967
Student, Harvard Divinity School
1967-1971
Associate pastor, Pine Street Church, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1968-1972
Master of Sacred Theology, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Pennsylvania
1972-1985
Executive director, Contact Teleministries, USA Incorporated.
1982-1986
Student, Doctor of Ministry, Lancaster Theological Seminary, Pennsylvania
1985-1987
Interim pastor, Presbyterian Church, Old Greenwich, Connecticut
1987-1993
Pastor, Westminster Church, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
1994-1996
Interim pastor, First Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
1996-1997
Interim pastor, Central Church, Downingtown
1997-unknown
Interim pastor, Graystone Church, Indiana

Extent

0.8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Processing Information:

This collection of papers was donated to the Seminary Libraries by Robert Larson in June and August of 1997. It was processed and the original finding aid was written by Raymond D. Cannata, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in May of 2009.
Title
The Robert E. Larson Jr. Manuscript Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Raymond D. Cannata
Date
2009
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Princeton Theological Seminary
Library
PO Box 821
Princeton NJ 08542 USA