Document Type

Finding Aid

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains materials related to the creation and organization of church libraries.

Biographical Note

Callie Faye Milliken was born August 13, 1917 in Augusta, Texas. She attended Abilene Christian College and The University of Texas. After teaching high school English and serving as a public school librarian around Texas she became a librarian at Abilene Christian University from 1953-1977. As Associate Director she was in charge of acquisitions and special collections. Upon her retirement in 1987 the ACU Library Special Collections were named in her honor. She died September 30, 2006.

Donor Note

Callie Faye Milliken


This collection has been reboxed but remains in the order in which it was found in University Manuscripts. Some published material has been removed or cataloging.

Content List

Box 1
[First Folder] Finding Aid
Milliken’s notes from a course with E. W. McMillan
Material related to the creation and organization of church libraries

Box 2
Material related to the creation and organization of church libraries, including correspondence Editions of Milliken’s, The Church Library: An Outline of Procedure



Extent of Collection

2 linear feet (2 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #407

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Brady Cox, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz


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