Title of Collection
Loreta Kelley Papers, 1929-2015
Scope and Content Note
This collection includes tracts, church bulletins and programs, periodicals, ACU Bible lectures, newspaper clippings, the Harding Graduate School bulletin, and materials on Lylian Arledge. The collection was donated by Loreta (Lewis, 1939) Kelley, ACU assistant professor emerita. Loreta's husband was V.W. Kelley, former president of the ACU Alumni Association. Loreta's brothers are Dr. LeMoine Lewis, former ACU professor, Dr. Jack Lewis, professor at Harding University Graduate School of Religion, and Clyde Lewis, who worked at the Harding Graduate School Library in Memphis. Append: Collection of pamphlets, clippings, expense book from Lemoine Lewis's youth, funeral program for E.W. McMillan, postcards, and family bible. Family bible boxed separately. For more information on Lemoine Lewis, see MS #13. Also, for genealogical information about the Lewis family, see Stanley family bible (accession#: R 2013.036 catalog location: C 220.52 I29).
Loreta (Lewis, 1939) Kelley and family
This collection is arranged by subject.
Box 1 Folder 1: Tracts Folder 2: Church Bulletins and Programs Folder 3: Just a Moment--Periodical (Quinlan, TX) Folder 4: Lylian Arledge Materials Folder 5: Harding Graduate School Bulletin Folder 6: Newspaper Clippings Folder 7: ACU Bible Lectures Folder 8: Miscellaneous Printed Material Folder 9: Loreta Kelley Memorial Service, March 2015 Folder 10: Postcards Folder 11: E.W. McMillan Funeral Program Folder 12: Lemoine Lewis Expense Booklet Folder 13: Power for Today Periodicals - 2009-2011 Folder 14-16: Pamphlets Folder 17: Christian Helper - College CofC (Abilene, TX) - Feb. 1933 Drawing of College CofC - 1952 Charcoal sketch of V.W. Kelley - 1945 Cassette Tape - "The Special Gift of Children" - Mike Armour - Skillman Church of Christ (Dallas, TX) Box 2: Kelley Family Bible
Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene), Harding Graduate School
Extent of Collection
~1.5 linear feet (2 box) *box not housed numerically - instead near MS #306*
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #246
Center for Restoration Studies
Kelley, Loreta, "Loreta Kelley Papers, 1929-2015" (2015). Center for Restoration Studies Archives, Manuscripts and Personal Papers Finding Aids. 237.
Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance
Finding Aid created by
ACU Staff, Audrey Schaffner
Kelley, Loreta; Kelley, V.W.; Lewis, LeMoine; Lewis, Jack; Lewis, Clyde; Arledge, Lylian
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