Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains the programs, financial documents, correspondence, and photographs associated with the Blue Ridge Encampment in North Carolina. This collection also includes papers, sermons on cassette tape, video cassettes, and audio reels, pamphlets, directories, agendas, photos, and minutes from meetings. The collection is housed in 7 boxes.
The Blue Ridge Encampment began meeting in 1951 at the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly in Black Mountain, North Carolina. The first directors of the camp were A.R. Holton and J.W. Brents. The camp focuses on spiritual messages, singing, fellowship, and recreational activities.
The collection is arranged by material type then by date.
See PDF finding aid for folder inventory.
Extent of Collection
7.5 linear feet (7 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #38
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Blue Ridge Encampment Records, 1952-2002. Center for Restoration Studies MS #38. 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
ACU Staff, Kayla Sanderson, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz, Brianna Mullins, Avery Reinoehl
Horton, A.R.; Brents, J.W.; Goodpasture, B.C.; Mankin, Jim (1936-1998)