Gary Pearson

Document Type

Finding Aid

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Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of clippings from magazines, newspapers and books that concern the restoration history of the Churches of Christ and Christian Churches. The collection includes folders organized by state and congregation as well as biographical folders organized by last name. A collection of notecards (that acts like a card catalog) is also included.

Biographical Note

Gary Pearson was a minister for the Churches of Christ for 27 years, spending his last years preaching in the ministerial position at Westminister Church of Christ in Baltimore, Maryland.

Donor Note

Gary Pearson; this collection has been accrued from Mr. Pearson's regular installments.


The folder organization, labeling, and order of the collection provided by Mr. Pearson has been maintained. The Biographical series is arranged by last name.

Content List

See PDF finding aid for folder inventory.


Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene), Churches of Christ--within United States



Extent of Collection

12.5 linear feet (10 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #85

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Audrey Schaffner, Brady Cox, Julia Reid, Carisse Berryhill, Sarah Butcher, Ron Longwell, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz


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