Title of Collection
Gary Pearson Collection, 1940-2008
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of clippings from magazines, newspapers and books that concern the restoration history of the Churches of Christ and Christian Churches. The collection includes folders organized by State and congregation as sent by Mr. Pearson. The folder organization, labeling, and order of the collection provided by Mr. Pearson has been maintained with the exception of the removal and cataloguing of books and periodicals. The collection also includes a series of biographical index cards written and acquired by Mr. Pearson. The collection has been accrued from regular installments made by Gary Pearson.
Gary Pearson was a minister for the churches of Christ for 27 years, spending his last years preaching in the ministerial position at Westminster Church of Christ in Baltimore, Maryland.
Gary Pearson; this collection has been accrued from Mr. Pearson's regular installments.
The collection is arranged in three series. Each series, biographical folders, note cards, and congregational folders, are arranged in alphabetical order first by state, then by city, and finally by congregation. Gary Pearson's original order has been maintained and most folders have been labeled by him.
Series I: Biographical Folders A Casey, Shaun Series II: Bibliographical Index Cards Series III: Congregational Folders Contains a collection of clippings from all 50 states, Alabama through Wyoming (excepting Mississippi), and clippings from the District of Columbia.
Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene), Churches of Christ--within United States
Extent of Collection
6 linear feet (5 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #85
Center for Restoration Studies
[Identification of item], File or Folder Name, Gary Pearson Collection, 1940-2008. Center for Restoration Studies MS #85. Milliken Special Collections, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
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