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Manuscript Collections :
Synthetic Collections :

Ernest Trice Thompson
Collection #227
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Content Summary: Collection consists of a small portion of the works authored by the Rev. Dr. Ernest Trice Thompson. This is a synthetic collection gathered by the staff of the PCA Historical Center, intended as a resource augmenting the Center's larger collection emphases.

Span dates: 1934-1966 Size: 0.5 cu. ft. (one box)

Access: This collection is open to researchers.

Preferred citation:
Ernest Trice Thompson Synthetic Collection, PCA Historical Center, St. Louis, Missouri.

Related Collections at the PCA Historical Center:

Union Theological Seminary in Virginia (one box, 05. cu. ft.).

thompson, e.t.
Dr. Ernest Trice Thompson
[07/02/1894 - 03/29/1985]

Note: The Papers of Dr. Ernest Trice Thompson, 1914-1985, are preserved at the William Smith Morton Library, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, VA. That collection totals 32 linear ft. (ca. 5000 items).
Abstract: Correspondence, diaries, family records, lecture notes, mss. of sermons as well as notes and mss. of published and unpublished works, including Thompson's Presbyterians in the South (3 v., 1963-1973), tributes, bibliography, pamphlets, clippings, photos, and other papers, relating to Thompson's ministry, service as a World War I military chaplain, leadership in the Presbyterian Church in the U.S., and professorship at Union Theological Seminary in Virginia (1922-1964). Includes material relating to controversies surrounding Thompson's writings and theological and social positions.

Gathered bibliography—

Presbyterian Missions in the Southern United States. Richmond, VA: Presbyterian Committee of Publication, 1934. Pb, 281 p.; 20 cm. HP#3725.

Changing Emphases in American Preaching. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1943. The Stone Lectures for 1943. Hb, 234 p.; 21 cm. HP#3714. Accession #008a106064.

The Changing South and the Presbyterian Church in the United States. Richmond, VA: John Knox Press, 1950. Pb, 221 p.; 21 cm. HP#3715. Accession #008a106029.

Jesus' Teachings on Citizenship. [Philadelphia?]: The National Council of Presbyterian Women's Organizations, 1957. Pb, 48 p.; 22 cm. Not listed in Parker; see related HP#3720.

Tomorrow's Church – Tomorrow's World. Richmond, VA: John Knox Press, 1960. Pb, 128 p.; 21 cm. HP#3733. Accession #008a106063.

The Spirituality of the Church: A Distinctive Doctrine of the Presbyterian Church in the United States. Richmond: John Knox Press, 1961. Pb, 48 p. HP#3729. [photocopy only at present]

Presbyterians in the South. Richmond, VA: John Knox Press, 1963-1973. Three volumes. HP#3726.

Plenty and Want: The Responsibility of the Church. Nashville, TN: Joint Session of Witness, Presbyterian Church U.S., 1966. Pb, 114 p.; 21 cm. HP#3723.

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