Batsell Barrett Baxter Papers, 1900s-1982

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains artifacts pertaining to the life of Batsell Barrett Baxter. It includes a quilt, Baxter's doctoral hood, neckties made for Baxter by Wanda Baxter, sermon illustrations used by Baxter, notecards, and a Bible.

Donor Note

This collection was donated by Clinton Holloway who acquired the material for ACU from the Baxter estate sale in Nashville in May 2014.


This collection is arranged in three series: I. Sermon notecards (in which sermon notes are alphabetized) II. Artifacts III. Sermon Notes (added in separate accrual)

Content List

Series I: Sermon notecards Boxes 1-4: Notecards alphabetized by subject in alphabetical order Series II: Artifacts Box 5: Commemortive Plate Box 6: Baxter's doctoral hood and ties Box 7: Quilt Series III: Sermon Notes (Box 8)



Extent of Collection

7 linear feet (8 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #223

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

Baxter, Wanda; Baxter, Batsell Barrett; Baxter, Fay


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