The William Hallock Johnson Manuscript Collection
Identifier: SCM 191
Scope and Content
This collection consists of Dr. Johnson's notes and correspondence, as well as biographical materials and an autobiographical essay.
- 1896 - 1930
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 William Hallock Johnson Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
- 1865 December 3
- Born, New York City
- Graduated, College of New Jersey (now Princeton University)
- Student, Union Theological Seminary
- Student, Princeton Theological Seminary
- Graduated, Master of Arts, Princeton University
- 1897 September 1
- Ordained, Presbytery of West Chester
- Professor, Logic and Psychology, Centre College, Kentucky
- Instructor, New Testament Literature and Exegesis, Danville Theological Seminary
- Graduated, Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University
- Professor, Greek and New Testament Literature, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania
- Awarded honorary Doctor of Divinity, Centre College
- President, Lincoln University
- Stated supply, Ashmun Presbyterian Church, Pennsylvania
- 1963 November 28
- Died, West Chester, Pennsylvania
Dr. Johnson was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He was also the speaker at Princeton Seminary's annual L.P. Stone Foundation lectures for 1913-14 and 1930-31. Dr. Johnson was the author of The Free-Will Problem in Modern Thought, Humanism and Christian Theism, and Who is This King of Glory?
0.3 Linear Feet (1 Box)
The provenance of this collection is unknown. Items 1:5 and 1:6 had been stored in the library's "File D" for some time, previous to 1996. This collection was organized and the original finding aid was written in June 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 William Hallock Johnson Manuscript Collection
- Raymond D. Cannata
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