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Guide to the Charles Forbes Taylor papers, 1910s, bulk 1930s-1950s

Abstract

Charles Forbes Taylor (born 1899) was an evangelist and author. This collection chiefly contains correspondence, and scrapbooks of clippings, photographs, and printed material relating to the career of Charles Forbes Taylor and his father, the English evangelist Charles Taylor. Also featured prominently in the collection is Charles Taylor's brother, Laurie, who was also a minister, pianist, and composer who often accompanied Charles Forbes Taylor on evangelistic crusades. Much of Charles Forbes Taylor's work was for Baptist churches in the U.S. Includes a calendar of Taylor's engagements in 1982-1983.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Charles Forbes Taylor papers
Extent
6.0 Linear feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

This collection chiefly contains correspondence, and scrapbooks of clippings, photographs, and printed material relating to the career of Charles Forbes Taylor and his father, the English evangelist Charles Taylor. Also featured prominently in the collection is Charles Taylor's brother, Laurie, who was also a minister, pianist, and composer who often accompanied Charles Forbes Taylor on evangelistic crusades. Much of Charles Forbes Taylor's work was for Baptist churches in the U.S. Includes a calendar of Taylor's engagements in 1982-1983.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Contents of the Collection

Volumes and papers, 1930s-1950s
Box 1
Volumes, 1950s
Box 2
Volumes, printed materials, 1910s-1950s
Box 3
Scrapbooks, 1940s
Box 4
Pictures, undated
Box 5

Historical Note

Charles Forbes Taylor (born 1899) was an evangelist and author.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles Forbes Taylor papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Charles Forbes Taylor papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in multiple accessions between 1977-1982.

Processing Information

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