Title of Collection
R.S. Bell Papers, 1936-1988
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains some of the personal papers of R.S. Bell. These include outlines and research of various topics relating to Church of Christ doctrine, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and tracts. The collection is housed in 3 boxes.
Robert S. Bell was a Dallas businessman. He served as accountant for several CPA firms. He served as executive vice president, president, and chairman of the board for Wyatt's Food Stores Inc., a company in Dallas, Tex. In 1955, Wyatt's Cafeterias spun-off from Wyatt's Food Stores. The company elected Bell as president and executive director at that time. In 1976, he received an honorary doctorate from Abilene Christian University. Bell was an elder at Preston Road Church of Christ, Dallas, Tex.
The collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.
Box 1: Lesson Index, 4 volumes; Lessons and addresses on elders and deacons, 2 volumes Box 2: Bound Lesson outlines, newspaper clippings, and tracts, Volumes I-VI Box 3: Bound lesson outlines, newspaper clippings, and tracts, Volumes VII-X
Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Dallas)
Extent of Collection
3.75 linear feet (3 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #40
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, R.S. Bell Papers, 1936-1988. Center for Restoration Studies MS #40. Milliken Special Collections, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment
Finding Aid created by
ACU Staff, Kayla Sanderson
Bell, Robert S.
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