The Albert Andrew Fulton (China Missions) Manuscript Collection
Identifier: SCM 097
Scope and Content
This collection consists of 30 volumes of Dr. Fulton's personal journal. Each volume covers one year, from 1893 to 1922. A small file folder of miscellaneous items related to Dr. Fulton was collected by the archives and added to the collection.
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There are no special restrictions to access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.
The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Albert Andrew Fulton (China Missions) Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
Albert Andrew Fulton was educated at the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) and Union Theological Seminary in New York. Following additional studies in Europe, Dr. Fulton was ordained by the Presbytery of Brooklyn (PCUSA) in 1880 and immediately began missionary work in Canton, China. Dr. Fulton served in China for over forty years, retiring in 1922. He was awarded the honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from the College of Wooster.
0.3 Linear Feet (1 Box)
The provenance of this collection is unknown. It was stored in the library for many years prior to being formally accessioned as a manuscript collection in March of 1996. The collection was organized and the original finding aid was written in September of 1996, by Raymond D. Cannata, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist.
- The Albert Andrew Fulton (China Missions) Manuscript Collection
- Raymond D. Cannata
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