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Guide to the Elmer T. Clark Papers, 1929

Abstract

Born in 1886, Elmer Talmadge Clark was a publicist and editor for the Methodist Church and related bodies. Collection contains 9 bound volumes of original data questionnaire sheets regarding The Psychology of Religious Awakening, published in 1929 by the MacMillan Company.

Descriptive Summary

Record Group
UA.29.02.0113
Title
Elmer T. Clark papers
Date
1929
Creator
Clark, Elmer Talmadge, 1886-1966
Extent
6 Linear Feet, 9 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Contains 9 bound volumes of original date questionnaire sheets regarding the Psychology of Religious Awakening, published in 1929 by the MacMillan Company. It was based on a four-page questionnaire on religious experience covering: I. General, II. Religious Education, III. Conversion and IV. Religious Growth. Volumes are numbered I-XI.

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

1. Container List

6 boxes
Vol. I-II
Box 1
Vol. III-IV
Box 2
Vol. V-VI
Box 3
Vol. VII-VIII
Box 4
Vol. IX-X
Box 5
Vol. XI
Box 6

Historical Note

Biographical/Historical note

Born in 1886, Elmer Talmadge Clark was a publicist and editor for the Methodist Church and related bodies. He was a frequent correspondent of President William Few.

Subject Headings

Related Material

  • William Few Papers. (University Archives, Duke University.)

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Elmer T. Clark Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Elmer T. Clark Papers were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1973, 1986.

Processing Information

Processed by Jessica Wood, October 2006

Encoded by Sherrie Bowser, November 2006

Accession A73-63 is described in this finding aid.