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J. Grant Anderson



  • Existence: 1873-03-27 - 1927-10-15


b. near Union City, PA; d. Meadville, PA

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

"A Look at the Church of God" Scrapbook

 Collection — CHOG 391
Identifier: C-0239

A scrapbook crafted to document the history of the Church of God. Sections are on the early history of the Church of God, the growth of the Church of God, the history of the Gospel Trumpet Company, Camp Meetings for the Church of God, Church of God music, young people outreach, mission trips, Anderson College and other affliated universities with the Church of God, the Christian Brotherhood Hour, and a section on Church of God leaders.

Dates: Event: Materials included in the scrapbook cover the dates of 1870-October 3, 1976; 1978

Brief History of the First CHOG, Lima, OH.

Scope and Contents

A married couple who were converted at the Springfield Camp meeting on Aug. 12, 1910 began giving out tracts in Lima.

Dates: 1949 - 1950; Event: Describing events from 1881 - 1948

Byrum, Noah, 1887, 1907, 1915, 1907, 1915

Scope and Contents

One print appears to be a photo that was painted over and colorized, but original the version of photo is not in the file. There is a photocopy of the original labeling each person with the print.

Dates: 1887, 1907, 1915; 1907; 1915

George Harrison Pye autobiography

 Item — Box CHOG 179, Folder: P
Scope and Contents

A four page autobiography about the life and ministry work of George H. Pye.

Dates: Event: 1949 - 1950

J. Grant Anderson obituary, November 10, 1927

 Item — Box CHOG 178, Folder: A
Scope and Contents

Full page obituary article about J. Grant Anderso written soon after his death in 1927.

Dates: November 10, 1927

J. Grant Anderson Papers

Identifier: C-0148
Scope and Contents J. Grant Anderson was employed in the early work of the Gospel Trumpet Company both before and after its relocation to Anderson, IN, as well as engaging in pastoral and evangelistic work for the Church of God. He was most active in his birth state of Pennsylvania and with evangelism among the "Slovak" community there. He is a noted contributor to the early "necktie controversy."This collection is mostly comprised of materials created and maintained by Anderson during his ministry...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1894-1928

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