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George Varden papers, 1860-1910

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Author

Finding aid prepared by Sarah K. Piester

Title

George Varden papers

Date

1860-1910

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Arrangement

Collection is arranged by chronologically.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

63M8: [identification of item], George Varden papers, 1860-1910, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

0.45 Cubic feet

1 box

Abstract

The George Varden papers collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings kept by George Varden, a central Kentucky Baptist minister.

Biography/History

George Varden was a native of Norfolk County, England. He graduated from Georgetown College in 1858. George Varden held pastorates at a number of central Kentucky churches, including the Paris Baptist Church.

Scope and Content

The George Varden papers consists of three scrapbooks which have clippings kept by George Varden, a central Kentucky Baptist minister. The clippings are of sermons published in newspapers. Most of the sermons were authored by Varden, although a few other writers are represented in the collection.

Subjects

  • Georgetown College. (Georgetown, Ky.)
  • Paris Baptist Church. (Paris, Ky.)
  • Paris (Ky.)
  • Baptists--Clergy.
  • Baptists--Sermons.
  • Church buildings--Kentucky.
  • Sermons.

Collection Inventory

Essays & Criticisms Vol. I-II, 1860-1910
[Box: 1, Folder: 1]
Essays & Criticisms Vol. III, 1860-1910
[Box: 1, Folder: 2]
Receipt, 1879
[Box: 1, Folder: 3]

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