The Betty Le Fever Gibson Manuscript Collection
Scope and Content
This collection consists of course notes taken while a student at Princeton Theological Seminary, 1944-1946. Mrs. Gibson was among the first women to enroll in the Seminary's School of Christian Education.
- 1944 - 1945
Language of Materials
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.
The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Betty Le Fever Gibson Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
- 1922 February 22
- Born, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
- Graduated, Pennsylvania State University
- Student, Princeton Theological Seminary
- Teacher, Cynthia Warner School, Takoma Park, Maryland
- Teacher, middle school, Franklin, Pennsylvania
- Substitute teacher, Hempfield Area High School, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Betty Le Fever Gibson was among one of the first classes of women to enroll in Princeton Seminary's School of Christian Education. She was a full-time student from 1944 to September 1946, when she married William Allison Gibson, Jr., a Bachelor of Divinity graduate of Princeton Seminary, who pastored several churches in Pennsylvania, New York, and Maryland. She was a junior high school teacher and a Christian Educator until her retirement in 1994.
0.8 Linear Feet (2 Boxes)
This collection was given to the Seminary Libraries in March of 1995 by Betty Le Fever Gibson. The collection was organized in May of 1996, 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 June of 2009.
- The Betty Le Fever Gibson Manuscript Collection
- Raymond D. Cannata
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