Title of Collection

Paul M. Tucker Papers, 1940s-2000s

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of mostly of papers. Also included are radio sermon manuscripts, articles written by Tucker, vinyl records, sermon charts, daybooks, VHS tapes. Also contains newspaper clippings, sermon outlines, research materials, and an oral history.

Donor Note

Tucker Family


This collection is arranged in nine series. Series I: Papers, Series II: Sermons, Series III: VHS, Series IV: Daybooks, Series V: Scrapbooks, Series VI: Records, Series VII: Cassette Tapes, Series VIII: Sermon Charts, Series IX: Oral History Transcript

Content List

Series I: Papers Box 1 - A-Ba Box 2 - Ba-Bo Box 3- Bo-Ch Box 4 - Ch-Cl Box 5 - Cl-Ed Box 6 - Ed -Go Box 7 - Go-In Box 8 - In-Le Box 9 - Le-Mi Box 10 - Mi-Pe Box 11 - Pe-Re Box 12 - Re-Sh Box 13 - Si-Un Box 14 - Va-Y/Al-Ga (Cities alphabetically by State) Box 15 - Ga-Tn Box 16 - Jackson Park, Tn-Wisconsin/England-Crieve Hall Box 17 - Crieve Hall Church of Christ Series II: Sermons Box 18 - Sermons Series III: VHS tapes Box 19 - Sermons and VHS tapes Series VI: Daybooks Box 20 - VHS tapes/Daybooks Series V: Scrapbook Box 21 - Scrapbook Series VI: Records Box 22 - Records Series VII: Cassette Tapes Box 23 - Tapes 1-47 Box 24 - Tapes 48-92 Box 25 - Tapes 93-131 Box 26 - Tapes 132-143 Series VIII: Sermon Charts Box 27 - Sermon Charts Box 28 - Folder/Cassette List and Miscellaneous. Additionally, 5 personal Bibles 6 awards, and 1 photo. Series IX: Oral History Box 29 - Transcript of 1997 oral history interview "From Pepperdine into all the World: Conversations on Christian Education, Ministry, Missions and Church Life" by Howard Horton, Hugh Shira & Paul M. Tucker. Recorded, transcribed, and edited by Marcus Shira, John Mark Tucker, and M. Timothy Tucker, c2005. With "Potsherds: A Piece of Middle Tennessee Samizdat Literature: Tim responds to the Horton Shira Tucker Memoirs." 1997.



Extent of Collection

36 linear feet (30 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #192

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Closed to public research. Contact Milliken Special Collections for assistance

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU Staff Audrey Schaffner

Subjects--Personal Names

Tucker, Paul M. Shira, Hugh Horton, Howard


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