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Henry Garner Welbon
Manuscript Collection MS#041
Box #476

Content Summary: Early sets of the Minutes of the Bible Presbyterian Church and its Form of Government; various local church histories, including two authored by the Rev. Welbon; seven scrapbooks detailing the Fundamentalist/Modernist controversy of the early 20th century (about 700 pages in total length).

Span dates: 1933 - 1999 Size: 1.0 cu. ft. (one carton)

Access: This collection is open to researchers.

Preferred citation:
Henry Garner Welbon Manuscript Collection, Box 476, PCA Historical Center, St. Louis, Missouri.

Related Collections:
Bible Presbyterian Church

Henry Garner Welbon
Rev. Henry Garner Welbon
September 28, 1904 - December 11, 1999

Box 476
Box/File & Subject
476.01 — Finding Aid
476.02Bible Presbyterian Church, Form of Government
476.03General Synod, 1938, (Fifth), Bible Presbyterian Church, Minutes of May 16
476.04General Synod, 1938, (Fourth), Bible Presbyterian Church, Minutes of April 29
476.05General Synod, 1938, (Third), Bible Presbyterian Church, Minutes of March 25
476.06General Synod, 1938, (Second), Bible Presbyterian Church, Minutes of January 3
476.07Philadelphia Presbytery (Bible Presbyterian Church), 1938, Minutes of September 6

Additional Resources in the Collection:
The Scrapbooks of Henry G. Welbon: Carefully gathered news clippings documenting the fundamentalist/modernist controversy of the 1920s and 30s. Source and page references noted on most items. Seven scrapbooks, totaling over 700 pages. Index to Scrapbook #1.

See also the testimonies of Dorothy and Henry Welbon in the June/July 1966 WPM Newsletter, pages 7 - 10 [with photograph].