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Small Collection 040 Ephemera of Homer Hammontree

Identifier: SCN-040
Photographs of Homer Hammontree, 1901 report card, article on his ordination, obituaries, and letter written about him after his death by Howard Hermansen and Paul Beckwith, which includes a tribute by Wilbur M. Smith.


  • Created: 1901-1965

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1.00 folder

Biographical or Historical Information

Musician, evangelist; born March 3, 1884; attended Moody Bible Institute; served as Mel Trotter's song leader and toured U.S. Army camps during World War I and II; continued to work with Trotter and also Billy Sunday and Homer Rodeheaver; served as head of music department at Moody Bible Institute, 1936-1942; received honorary doctor of Divinity degree from Maryville College, 1942; died, 1965.

Accruals and Additions

The materials in this collection were given to the Billy Graham Center Archives by Homer Hammontree's niece Mary Ruth Brown in March 1979.

Accession 79-26
Small Collection 040 Ephemera of Homer Hammontree
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Part of the Billy Graham Center Archives Repository

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