Samuel Clarke Bushnell Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists almost entirely of manuscript sermons, arranged chronologically.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- I. Correspondence, 1923
- II. Sermons and Addresses, 1877-1928
- III. Other Writings, 1921-1922, undated
10 Linear Feet (21 boxes)
Language of Materials
The papers consist primarily of manuscript sermons dating from 1877 to 1928. Samuel Clarke Bushnell (1852-1928), a Yale Divinity School graduate, was a Congregational minister in Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Biographical / Historical
- 1852 March 8
- Born in New Haven, CT
- B.A., Yale College
- B.D., Yale Divinity School
- Ordained as Congregational minister
- Served First Congregational Church in New Bedford, MA
- Served Orthodox Church (Pleasant Street Congregational) in Arlington, MA
- Alumni Lecturer, Yale Divinity School
- Resided in New Haven; preached at United Church; acting pastor there 1922-1923
- Guide to the Samuel Clarke Bushnell Papers
- Compiled by Martha Lund Smalley
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Prepared According To Local Divinity Library Descriptive Practices
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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