Title of Collection
John Thomas Lewis Collection, 1900
Scope and Content Note
This collection includes four photographs of early faculty members of Nashville Bible School (David Lipscomb College) founded in 1891. The photographs of David Lipscomb, J.W. Shepherd, E.A. Elam, and William Anderson hung in one picture frame in the study of John T. Lewis who preached in Birmingham, Alabama for many years. John T. Lewis graduated from Nashville Bible College in 1906 and the four men pictured were his professors.
John T. Lewis (1876-1964) graduated from Nashville Bible School (David Lipscomb College) in 1906. He was instrumental in preaching to the Birmingham, Alabama area. He planted many churches, including the Almaville Church of Christ which stood very near his home.
Dr. David Lewis
The collection is arranged in order of the photographs in the frame. They are numbered 1-4 which corresponded to position from left to right.
This collection includes photographs of David Lipscomb, J.W. Shepherd, E.A. Elam, and William Anderson.
Churches of Christ--Alabama (Birmingham); Nashville Bible College; David Lipscomb College
Extent of Collection
1 folder This collection is housed in the small manuscripts filing cabinet.
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #296
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, John Thomas Lewis Collection, 1900. Center for Restoration Studies MS #296. 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 StaffAudrey Schaffner
Lipscomb, David, 1831-1917; Shepherd, James Walter, 1861-1948; Elam, Edwin Alexander, 1855-1922; Anderson, William, 1848-1905; Lewis, John Thomas, 1876-1964
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.