Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection consists of notes, scripture, and sermon notes.
Tillit Sidney Teddlie was a singing school teacher, composer, publisher, and minister of the Church of Christ. Teddlie was educated in Southern Development Normal in Waco, Texas, a school for advanced instruction in theory and harmony. He also attended what is now North Texas State University. He composed his first song in 1906. During his lifetime, Teddlie taught singing schools for 61 years, composed 130 songs, published 14 song books, and served as a full-time minister, including the Johnson Street Church of Christ (1945–1951), Central Church of Christ in Greenville, Texas, and Churches of Christ in Ennis, Sulphur Springs, Lone Oak and Quinlan. For two years he sang only with Foy E. Wallace, Jr. while traveling across the country for gospel meetings.
This collection is arranged by subject and subject material.
[First Folder] Finding Aid
Copies of the songs "May This My Glory Be," "Sunrise in Glory," and "Lift Your Eyes Upon the Harvest"
Sermon Notes (contains contents of various notebooks)
Churches of Christ -- History -- 20th century
Churches of Christ -- Texas
Extent of Collection
0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #29
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Tillit Sidney Teddlie Papers, 1885-1987. Center for Restoration Studies MS #29. Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Julia Reid, Beth Purcell, Audrey Schaffner, Amanda Dietz, Mac Ice
Teddlie, Tillit Sydney
Carruth, Mrs. Roy
Finding aid for the Tillit Sidney Teddlie Papers, 1885-1987.