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Church histories, 1949 - 1950, Describing events from 1881 - 1948


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection relates primarily to C.E. Brown's professional roles as a professor at Anderson College and Theological Seminary and as editor-in-chief of The Gospel Trumpet. The centerpiece elements of the collection are Brown's correspondence of 1932-1934 and his research notes for his Church of God historical works, primarily When The Trumpet Blew. As part of his research for this book, Brown put an appeal to readers of the Gospel Trumpet to send their personal recollections of camp meetings, individuals and congregations. The responses Brown received are included in his papers, following the arrangement he established for them.


  • Creation: 1949 - 1950
  • Event: Describing events from 1881 - 1948



1.04 Linear Feet (2 standard achival boxes, extends partially into third box. )

Language of Materials



As part of his research for When the Trumpet Blew, C. E. Brown published in The Gospel Trumpet a call for personal recollections of the establishment and history of Church of God congregations. He organized the responses he received by state and annotated them slightly to aid the organization of his project.

Repository Details

Part of the Anderson University and Church of God Archives Repository

1100 E. 5th St
Anderson IN 46012 United States