Title of Collection
Joan Ball Collection, 1960-2000
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains materials from writer and church historian Joan Ball of Sherman, Texas. The collection includes church directories, film negatives of church ministers, two books of Joan Ball's family history (written by Joan Ball), and personal research and writing files. In addition, a photo series of Faoyla Richardson was donated and added to the collection by Joan Ball. An Advanced English Grammar book is also included.
Arranged in 6 series: Printed Material, Church Directories, Correspondence, Photographs, Miscellaneous, Fayola Richardson Photos
Box 1: Series I: Printed Material Folder 1: Ball Family History Folder 2: Die Familie Husemann Folder 3: Writings Folder 4 Misc. Research Material Series II: Church Directories Folder 1: Church Directories 1 Travis Street Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (unknown) Western Heights Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1998) Folder 2: Church Directories 2 Western Heights Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1993 and 1995) Folder 3: Church Directories 3 Travis Street Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1989 and unknown) Folder 4: Church Directories 4 Western Heights Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1997, 1998, and 2006) Walnut Street Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (unknown) Unidentified Directory Folder 5: Church Directories 5 Western Heights Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (2005 and 2007) Park View Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1977) Grand Avenue Church of Christ, Sherman, Texas (1971, 1975 and 1967 or 68) Series III: Correspondence Folder 1: Correspondence Series IV: Photographs Folder 1: Negatives of Church Ministers Folder 2: Misc. Negatives Folder 3: Misc. Series V: Miscellaneous Folder 1: Miscellaneous-Advertisements Box 2: Series VI: Fayola Richardson Photos (contained in 29 separate folders) Advanced English Grammar
Churches of Christ--Texas
Extent of Collection
1 linear foot (2 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #162
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, Joan Ball Collection, 1960-2000. Center for Restoration Studies MS #162. 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
Ball, Joan; Richardson, Fayola
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