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The Carl Hopkins Elmore Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCM 127

Scope and Content

This collection includes biographical information, photographs, diary and sermon notebooks, sermons and talks, bulletins and directories, and miscellaneous materials, including Elmore's work "That Difficult Person, Myself." Also included are the papers of his wife Amelia Josephine Burr Elmore.

Dates

  • 1919 - 1956

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 Carl Hopkins Elmore Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Chronology

1878
Born, Maryville, Tennessee
1903
Graduated, Princeton University
1906
Graduated, Bachelor of Divinity, Union Theological Seminary, New York
1906-1907
Studied in Scotland and Germany
1907-1920
Pastor, Briarcliff Congregational Church, Briarcliff, New York
1919-1944
Pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Englewood, New Jersey
1944
Retired
1947
Died, Bradenton, New Jersey

Extent

1 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Processing Information:

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written in the spring of 1996, by Douglas Denne under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in March of 2009.
Title
The Carl Hopkins Elmore Manuscript Collection
Author
Douglas F. Denné
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