Collection 334 Papers of Luther Rice
Scope and Contents
Microfilm edition of the papers of Baptist educator, missionary, and leader Luther Rice (1783-1836), including a list of correspondents, lecture notes on theology and other topics, school records of Columbian College, diary, financial record book, and letters. Also includes a copy of the 1814 constitution (and later suggested revisions) of the General Missionary Convention of the Baptist Denomination in the United States for Foreign Missions. Originals filmed by the Historical Commission of the Southern Baptist Church.
- Created: 1803-1825
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There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.
Baptist clergyman, educator, missionary and missions promoter, founder of Columbian College (now George Washington University). Born 1783; died 1836.
1 Reel of microfilm
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Accruals and Additions
The materials for this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives in May 1986 from the Billy Graham Center Library.
June 6, 1986
Frances L. Brocker
- Collection 334 Papers of Luther Rice
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