The Norman White Cary Manuscript Collection
Identifier: SCM 038
Scope and Content
This collection contains hundreds of Mr. Cary's weekly letters written from Princeton to his family, 1870-1873. These are arranged by year. There are also some items relating to Mr. Cary's work as alumni secretary for his class (1873) at the Seminary.
- Cary, Norman White, 1849-1928 (Person)
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There are no special restrictions placed on access to 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 Norman White Cary Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
- 1849 October 29
- Born, New York City
- Graduated, Yale University
- Student, Princeton Theological Seminary
- 1873 May 8
- Ordained, evangelist, Philadelphia Presbytery
- Stated supply, Hope Mission, Philadelphia
- Student, Union Theological Seminary
- Pastor, First Church, St. Paul, Minnesota
- Stated supply, Bismarck, North Dakota
- Stated supply, Perth Amboy, New Jersey
- Stated supply, Stillwater, Minnesota
- Stated supply, First Church, Peekskill, New York
- Pastor, Grand Forks, North Dakota
- Stated supply, Darby, Philadelphia
- Student, Johns Hopkins University
- Teacher, Wilson College
- Professor, Michigan Military Academy
- Stated supply, Grosse Pointe
- Secratary, Stated Supply Association, Detroit
- Presbyterian Alliance, Detroit
- 1828 May 11
- Died, Detroit
Norman White Cary (1849-1928) was born in New York City, and graduated from Yale University and Princeton Seminary (class of 1873). He served several ministries as a Presbyterian pastor. He did graduate studies at Johns Hopkins University and taught at Wilson College and Michigan Military Academy.
0.3 Linear Feet (1 Box)
This collection was organized in October of 1996 by Raymond D. Cannata, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist.
- The Norman White Cary Manuscript Collection
- Raymond D. Cannata
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