The J. Clyde Turner papers
|Main Author:||Turner, J. Clyde 1878-1974.|
Turner, J. Clyde
> (John Clyde),
Greensboro First Baptist Church (Greensboro, N.C.)
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John Clyde Turner was pastor of Greensboro First Baptist Church (Greensboro, N.C.) from 1910-1948. In addition to serving as president of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina, 1929-1932, he served as a trustee of Southern Seminary for 31 years and as a trustee of Wake Forest College for 25 years. (Cf. Encyclopedia of Southern Baptists, vol. 4, Supplement.)
Collection housed at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC.
Four boxes (40 x 32 x 27 cm.) contain correspondence, magazine and newspapers articles, church bulletins, notebooks, tracts,various books and some sermon manuscripts.
The bulk of the collection is 27 heavy cardboard boxes (31 x 29 8 cm.) that contain the manuscripts of sermons. Most are typewritten on 8 1/2" x 11" paper but some are handwritten in college "blue books." The boxes are numbered 931-958.
Index to the collection prepared by Craig Freeman, Jan. 25, 2008.
13 ft. (31 boxes)