Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
These papers include a biography, funeral sermons, research, and pictures of and taken by Harold Kennamer.
Archie Harold Kennamer was born October 8, 1915 in Woodville to David Campbell Kennamer and Clemmie Isom Kennamer. He died on December 19, 2014 in Abilene and was buried in Woodville, Alabama. He was active in communities where he ministered with churches. He was the first president of the Chamber of Commerce in Keller, TX. In Tulia, TX, he was a member of the Kiwanis Club for 15 years and served as club president. He campaigned to elect a state representative to the Texas Silver-Haired Legislature, and the Tulia chapter was the first in Texas to establish an endowed foundation. Harold conducted gospel meetings in Estevan, Saskatchewan and Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Montana, Alabama, Texas, Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois, and Utah. For 26 years, he conducted a series of meetings with the oldest congregation in the state of Georgia at Pleasant Grove which was established in 1848 and integrated from the beginning.
Carrise Berryhill, William E. Young, Dun Kennnemar Young
The collection is organized into 23 folders housed in one box.
[First Folder] Finding Aid
Funeral Sermon Outlines
Kennamer (Personal) Restoration
RestorationTour Slides (1 of 2)
Restoration Tour Slides (2 of 2)
Greece and Rome Slides
Vacation: Rome and Pompeii Slides
Lebanon, Syria, Egypt Slides
Egypt and Masadra Slides
Holyland Slides (1of 6)
Holyland Slides (2 of 6)
Holyland Slides (3 of 6)
Holyland Slides (4 of 6)
Holyland Slides (5 of 6)
Holyland Slides (6 of 6)
Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene), Churches of Christ, Stone-Campbell Movement, Restoration Movement
Extent of Collection
0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #433
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], Archie Harold Kennamer Papers, 1979-1989. Center for Restoration Studies MS #433. 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
D. Brandon Morrison, Mac Ice, Amanda Dietz