Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
Personal papers of H. R. Stringer, including sermon charts (about 30), sermon notes, correspondence, photographs, pictorial directories, and personal histories.
The following biographical note is excerpted from Findagrave.com:
“Hezekiah “Hezzie” Rastus “H. R.” Stringer was an evangelist…and was a charter member of the Adams Grove congregation in Mississippi which later became Cold Springs Church of Christ. The group met in Stringer’s home for five years while they searched for a permanent location.”
H. R. Stringer, findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/24141797/hezekiah-rastus-stringer
Larry and Sandra Vance (she is H.R. Stringer's granddaughter).
100 Whippoorwill Ln.
Ridgeland, MS 39157
5869 Ridgewood Rd.
Jackson, MS 39511
P.O. Box 13491
Jackson, MS 39236
Materials are loosely arranged by material type.
Box 1: Folder 1-2: Photographs Folder 3: Bulletins - Cold Springs Church of Christ (Bogue Chitto) Folder 4: Periodicals Folder 5: Personal Histories Folder 6: Personal Documents Folder 7: Pamphlets Folder 8-9: Sermon Notes Folder 10: Correspondence Folder 11: 50th Wedding Anniversary Speech - Quentin Stringer Scribner's Lumber and Log Book (1904) Box 2: Sermon Charts
Churches of Christ -- History -- 20th century Churches of Christ -- Mississippi Manuscripts
Extent of Collection
3 linear feet (2 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #307
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Hezekiah Rastus "H. R." Stringer Papers, 1930-2010. Center for Restoration Studies MS #307. Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Kayla Sanderson, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz, Ashlen Planes