Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo, 1921-1922
Robert Douglas Campbell (1870-1955) was a Presbyterian pastor in Texas. Campbell was born in Tennessee on January 17, 1870. He attended Austin College from 1891-1894 and received a Bachelor of Arts. Upon graduating, he attended Union Theological Seminary of Virginia in Richmond until 1897. After his ordination in 1898, he served as a pastor in Texas in addition to participating in home mission work with Mexicans in Texas. Campbell also served as a Spanish tutor at Austin Presbyterian Seminary. He died December 2, 1955.
The Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo consist of a memo describing the actions of the Texas-Mexican Presbytery after Reverend Gumesindo Balderas’ death and a letter discussing a possible business trip and the appointment of a teacher for Mexican children.
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Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo, 1921-1922, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
Materials in accession #2007-009 were originally held at the Montreat office of the Presbyterian Historical Society. They were transferred to the Austin Seminary Archives in 2007.
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