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COLLECTION Identifier: bMS 115

Perkins, Palfrey. Papers, 1910-1967.

Sermons, talks, worship material, correspondence, and biographical information for Palfrey Perkins. The papers span 1910-1967.

Dates

  • 1910-1967.

Access

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Extent

2 boxes

This collection consists of sermons, arranged chronologically, by Palfrey Perkins. It also includes talks, worship material, correspondence, and biographical information.

Biographical / Historical

Palfrey Perkins (1883-1976) graduated from Harvard College in 1905 and from Harvard Divinity School in 1909. He served as a Unitarian minister in Brighton, MA (1909-1916); Weston, MA (1916-1926); Buffalo, NY (1926-1933); and King's Chapel, Boston, MA (1933-1953).

Arrangement

Organized into the following series:
  1. Series I. Sermons, 1910-1962
  2. Series II. Talks, 1933
  3. Series III. Worship material
  4. Series IV. Correspondence
  5. Series V. Biographical file
  6. Series VI. Miscellaneous
Title
Perkins, Palfrey, 1883-1976. Papers, 1910-1967: A Finding Aid
Author
Andover-Harvard Theological Library
EAD ID
div00115

Repository Details

Part of the Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School Repository

Special Collections at Andover-Harvard Theological Library preserves and makes accessible primary source materials documenting the history of religion and theology, with particular historical emphasis on American liberal religious traditions. Though the historical strengths of the collections have been in the field of Christianity, other religious traditions are increasingly reflected, in step with Harvard Divinity School's evolving focus on global religious studies.

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