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Descriptive Summary

Biographical note

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory:

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo, 1921-1922



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Campbell, Robert Douglas, 1870-1955
Title: Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo
Dates: 1921-1922
Abstract Robert Douglas Campbell (1870-1955) was a Presbyterian pastor in Texas. This collection consists 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.
Identification: 2007-009
Extent: 2 pages
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Biographical note

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.

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Scope and Content Note

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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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Materials are available by appointment only. Contact the archivist for details.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Campbell, Robert Douglas, 1870-1955.
Organizations
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.--Presbytery of Texas-Mexican.
Subjects
Home missions.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert Douglas Campbell letter and memo, 1921-1922, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Acquisition Information

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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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory:

Box
C166a Letter, 1921
Memo, 1922

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