Title of Collection
Alfred Ellmore Papers, 1888-1915
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains some of the personal notebooks of Alfred Ellmore.
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.
The notebooks in this collection are arranged by date.
Box 1: Notebooks, 1888-1893 Box 2: Notebooks, 1908-1915; excerpt from "The Life and Generations of Alfred Ellmore
Extent of Collection
1.0 linear feet (2 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #56
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, Alfred Ellmore Papers, 1888-1915. Center for Restoration Studies MS #56. Milliken Special Collections, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
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Finding Aid created by
ACU Staff Kayla Sanderson
Ellmore, Alfred, 1838-1925
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