University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the S.M. Templeton Narrative, 1931



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Templeton, S.M.
Title: Templeton, S.M. Narrative
Dates: 1931
Abstract: The S.M. Templeton Narrative, 1931, consists of photocopy edition of “A Paper on Early Cumberland Presbyterian History in Texas,” written Templeton. The S.M. Templeton Narrative, 1931, consists of photocopy edition of “A Paper on Early Cumberland Presbyterian History in Texas,” written Templeton.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

S.M. Templeton served as a reverend in the Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Texas from the late nineteenth century to the 1930s.


Scope and Contents

The S.M. Templeton Narrative, 1931, consists of photocopy edition of “A Paper on Early Cumberland Presbyterian History in Texas,” written by Templeton. The paper provides biographies of early Cumberland Presbyterians in Texas, notably Sumner Bacon, the formation of the Texas Synod, educational institutions founded by the Cumberland Presbyterians, and the Shiloh-Clarksville Church.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Templeton, S.M. -- Archives
Bacon, Sumner, 1790-1844
Subjects (Organizations)
Cumberland Presbyterian Church -- Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

S.M. Templeton Narrative, 1931, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2R206 A Paper on Early Cumberland Presbyterian History in Texas 1931