Frank Beauchamp Shepherd Papers, 1920s-2014

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


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Scope and Content Note

This collection includes manuscripts, sermon notes, clippings about the Stone-Campbell from the Gospel Advocate, Bible Advocate, Christian Leader, etc., clippings from Non-Stone-Campbell sources, and books and Bibles. Each Bible (5 total) is annotated and belonged to Frank Beauchamp Shepherd that were used in his preaching and teaching. An accrual includes the textbook Shepherd used at ACC in the 1920s, sermon and class outlines, newspapers articles written for the Alexandria, Virginia Gazette, and copies of the Waipahu Weekly written by Shepherd and published in Hawaii.

Biographical Note

Frank Beauchamp Shepherd was born on November 10, 1885 in London, England. He taught at ACC during the 1920s, and worked fulltime with congregations in Abilene, TX; Weatherford, TX, Altus, OK; Bryan, TX; Sweetwater, TX; and Honolulu, HI. He alos preached and conducted meetings in fourty-nine states, five provinces in Canada, England, Scotland, France, Germany, Belgium, Panama, and Bermuda.

Donor Note

Faye Shepherd, James E. Shafer


This collection is arranged by material type. Series I: Writings, Series II: Clippings, Series III: Bibles The accrual was added after Series III, and was not reordered or added into the existing folders. See the Control File for a detailed, item-level description of the contents of the accrual.

Content List

Series I: Writings A. Typescripts B. Manuscripts Series II: Clippings A. Stone-Campbell B. Non-Stone-Campbell Series III: Bibles


Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Virginia, Churches of Christ--Hawaii



Extent of Collection

1.5 linear feet (1 box)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #275

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

ACU StaffAudrey SchaffnerBrady Cox

Subjects--Personal Names

Shepherd, Frank Beauchamp; Shepherd, Faye; Shepherd, Maurice


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