George Frederick Wells Papers,1900-1958

Collection Number: 2141

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
George Frederick Wells papers, 1900-1958.
Collection Number:
2141
Creator:
George Frederick, Wells 1878-1958.
Quantity:
8 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Diaries, scrapbooks, manuscripts, printed materials, and correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Papers of George Frederick Wells include diaries; writings on various theological questions; sermons; scrapbooks and notebooks; pamphlets, correspondence, tracts and church programs.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Methodist minister.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Papers of George Frederick Wells include diaries, 1905-1958; writings on the rural church and various theological questions; sermons; scrapbooks and notebooks; and pamphlets, tracts and church programs. Also, correspondence, 1900-1958, much of it with World War II servicemen, but also concerning the Country Church Movement.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Wells, George Frederick,1878-1958.

Subjects:
Rural churches.
Methodists--United States.
Methodist Church--United States.
Preaching, Methodist.
Religion--Study and teaching--United States.
World War, 1939-1945--Paricipation, American.
World War, 1939-1945--Methodists.

Places:
Vermont.
Massachusetts.
Columbia County (N.Y.)
Delaware County (N.Y.)
Dutchess County (N.Y.)
Greene County (N.Y.)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
George Frederick Wells papers, #2141. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

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