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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Correspondence:

Diary:

Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Charles Frederick Hancock papers, 1910-1915



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hancock, Charles Frederick
Title: Charles Frederick Hancock papers
Dates: 1910-1915
Abstract Charles Frederick Hancock (1877-1954) was a Presbyterian minister from Arkansas who served churches in Texas and Oklahoma, and as a missionary in China. This collection consists of two letters and a diary that document a portion of Charles Frederick Hancock and Mary Penick Hancock’s service as missionaries in China.
Identification: 1996-036
Extent: 1 inch
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Biographical note

Charles Frederick Hancock (1877-1954) was a Presbyterian minister from Arkansas who served churches in Texas and Oklahoma, and as a missionary in China. Hancock earned a B.D. from Austin Seminary in 1905 (as a member of the first graduating class) and an M. A. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1926, among other degrees.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of two letters and a diary that document a portion of Charles Frederick Hancock and Mary Penick Hancock’s service as missionaries in China.

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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
Hancock, Charles Frederick, 1877-1954.
Hancock, Mary Penick, 1880-?
Subjects
Missionaries--China.
Missions--China.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Frederick Hancock papers, 1910-1915, Austin Seminary Archives, Stitt Library, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Correspondence:

Box
C074a C. F. Hancock to the Gastonia [?] Church, draft, 4 pages, September 2, 1910
Mary P. Hancock to C. F. Hancock on his birthday, 1 page, November 3, 1915

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Diary:

Box
B076 The Missionaries’ Anglo-Chinese Diary, kept by C. F. Hancock, includes diary entries, list of letters sent, discourses delivered, names of enquirers and candidates for baptism, information about itinerating, and notes, 1915
Box
C074a Loose items found in diary:
Red tissue paper with Chinese characters, “The man […?] whose son got his leg [?] healed in our hospital,” ca. 1915
Newspaper clipping, “Prohibition facts,” undated

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