Title of Collection

Robert D. & Lula Smith Papers, 1898-1993

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


Inclusive Dates--Span


Scope and Content Note

This collection includes genealogical information, correspondence between Robert D. Smith, Sr., Lula Arrington Smith, and their family members. There are sermons, lessons, ledger books, and poetry authored by Smith. Additionally, there are many photographs, mainly of family members.

Biographical Note

Robert D. Smith, Sr. was a Churches of Christ preacher in Texas for over 50 years. Brother of George Dallas Smith, an uncle of Lawrence Leon Smith, Sr.

Donor Note

Debra Scully


This collection has been arranged by material type, but the materials remain in the order in which they were received.

Content List

Box #1 - Genealogical information on the Smith family - Correspondence Box #2 - Correspondence - Sermons and lessons written by Robert D. Smith, Sr. - Poetry by Robert D. Smith, Sr. Box #3 - Photographs - Ledger Books - Sermon chart with a pointer - Two Bibles, and a scrapbook


Churches of Christ--Texas



Extent of Collection

3 boxes

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies #466

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Brady Cox

Subjects--Personal Names

Woods, Guy; Showalter, G. H. P.


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