Title of Collection

Alfred Ellmore Papers, 1888-1915

Creators

Alfred Ellmore

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-1-2015

Inclusive Dates--Span

1888-1915

Inclusive Dates--Bulk

1888-1915

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains some of the personal notebooks of Alfred Ellmore. This collection is housed in 1 box.

Biographical Note

Alfred Ellmore was born in southern Indiana in 1838. He knew his desire to preach from a young age. Ellmore began preaching in 1865. Along with preaching, he also wrote for the Gospel Advocate and the Gospel Echo and wrote several books: Which is the True Church?, 1877; Maple Valley Poems, 1892; Gems, Proverbs and Allegories, 1912; Sermons and Sayings, 1918. He also served as president of Gunter Bible College, Gunter, Tex., from 1912 to 1922. After this, he returned to his native Indiana. He died in 1925, after suffering complications associated with a broken hip.

Donor Note

Unknown

Arrangement

The notebooks in this collection are arranged by date.

Content List

Box 1: Notebooks, 1888-1893 Box 2: Notebooks, 1908-1915; excerpt from "The Life and Generations of Alfred Ellmore

Language

ENGLISH

Extent of Collection

1.0 linear feet (2 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #56

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment

Processing Status

Processed

Finding Aid created by

ACU Staff, Kayla Sanderson

Subjects--Personal Names

Ellmore, Alfred, 1838-1925

Comments

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