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The Robert Lyle Moreland Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCM 199

Scope and Content

This collection consists of course notes taken by Robert Moreland while at Princeton Theological Seminary from 1943 to 1945.

Dates

  • 1943 - 1945

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 Robert Lyle Moreland Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Chronology

1921 February 6
Born, Fairmont, West Virginia
1943
Graduated, College of Wooster
1943-1945
Student, Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary
1945 August 31
Ordained, Presbytery of Grafton
1945-1947
Assistant pastor, First Church, Joplin Missouri
1947-1951
Pastor, First Church, Harrison, Arkansas
1951-1957
Pastor, First Church, Emporia, Kansas
1957-1968
Pastor, Eastminster Church, East Lansing, Michigan
1962-1968
Student, Master of Arts, Michigan State University
1968-1973
Assistant executive, Michigan Synod, Detroit
1968-1974
Secretary and treasurer, Presbytery of Detroit
1975-1978
Controller, synod of south Atlanta, Georgia
1978-1987
Secretary and vice-president, board pensions, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1987
Retired

Biographical Information

The Reverend Robert Lyle Moreland graduated from Princeton Seminary with the Bachelor of Divinity degree in 1945 and was ordained through the Presbytery of Grafton (PCUSA) later that year. He has had a distinguished career as a Presbyterian Pastor and Synod executive.

Extent

0.8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Processing Information:

This collection was donated to the Seminary Libraries by Robert Moreland in May of 1995. The collection was processed and the original finding aid was written 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 May of 2009.
Title
The Robert Lyle Moreland Manuscript Collection
Author
Raymond D. Cannata
Date
2009
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Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Princeton Theological Seminary
Library
PO Box 821
Princeton NJ 08542 USA