HOLLOMAN, GARLAND HAMILTON, 1912-1993.
Garland Hamilton Holloman papers, 1928-1964

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Holloman, Garland Hamilton, 1912-1993.
Title: Garland Hamilton Holloman papers, 1928-1964
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 257
Extent: 2.0 cubic ft. (6 boxes)
Abstract:Consists of class notes, essays, reports, and miscellaneous material collected by Garland Holloman during his career.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Pitts Theology Library in advance to access this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Garland Hamilton Holloman Papers, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Joan S. Clemens, 2003.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Garland Hamilton "Bo" Holloman was born in Itta Bena, Mississippi on February 18, 1912. He received a B.S. degree from Millsaps College in 1934, followed by a master in education in 1937 from George Peabody College. He also took graduate courses at Ohio State University and the University of Chicago. Holloman was a mathematics teacher, principal and coach in the mid-1930s to early 1940s. During World War II, he served as an officer in the 8th Army Air Corp.

He received a Mastor of Divinity degree in 1948 from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University and was ordained as a Methodist minister. He pastored churches in his native Mississippi and served as a district superintendent in the Mississippi Conference of the United Methodist Church. He was also active in the Boy Scouts of America and numerous other organizations. Holloman retired in 1982 and died in Jackson, Mississippi on August 8, 1993.

Holloman and his wife Floy had two children.

Biographical Source: Mississippi Conference Journal, 1994.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of class notes, essays, reports, and miscellaneous material collected by Garland Holloman during his career as an educator and clergyman. The bulk of the collection consists of Holloman's class notes and essays from 1946 to 1948 when he was a seminary student at the Candler School of Theology. The notes and essays provide a sample of the lecture material and course requirements used in seminary education in the late 1940s.

The collections also contains reports regarding education in the area of Texas where Holloman taught prior to World War II, Holloman's thesis on secondary education in Mississippi, and miscellaneous material relating to his early career as an educator and coach. Included in this material are Holloman's basketball plays for a team he coached.



Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 [Education pamphlets], 1928, 1942
1 2 Thesis: Trends in secondary education in Mississippi from 1927 to 1937, 1937 August
1 3 Nature of proof material [Ohio State University], circa 1938-1939
1 4 [Basketball plays in qualitative analysis notebook], circa 1938-1942
1 5 Report of Southern Association Conference at Denton, 1940
1 6 Preliminary report on the origins, work, and accomplishments of the Southern Association study, 1940 October
1 7 Sun, sweat, & stanines: an enlisted man's history of the psychological section, 1944 April
1 8 Make education tough by Paul Flowers, 1946 April
Candler Classes
2 1 Evangelistic Preaching - Jordan, 1946 June
2 2 The Methodist Church - Cannon, 1946 June-July
2 3 Social Ethics - Brewer, 1946 July-August
2 4 Christianity and World Problems - McConnell, 1946 August
2 5 God, Nature and Man - Stokes, 1946 September-December
2 6 Philosophy of Religious Education - Johnson, 1946 September-December
2 7 Philosophy of Religious Education - Johnson: Papers, 1946 December
2 8 Art of Preaching - Jordan, 1946 September-December
2 9 Religions of the Old Testament - Bowen, 1946 November-1947 March
2 6 Homiletical Material - Jordan, 1947 January-February
2 10 Ancient and Medieval Church History - Lee, 1947 January-April
2 8 Speech and Choir - Mathers, 1947 January-April
3 1 Introduction to the New Testament - Rowlingson, 1947 March-April
3 2 [Ethics?] - Parker, 1947 April-May
3 3 Religion of the New Testament - Smart, 1947 April-May
3 4 Psychology of Religion - Johnson, 1947 April-May
3 5 Contemporary Criticisms of Christianity - Stokes, 1947 June-July
3 6 Pastoral Psychology - Johnson, 1947 June-July
3 3 Rural Church and Public Relations - Sells, 1947 July
3 7 Introduction to Old Testament - Bowen, 1947 July-August
3 8 Philosophy of Missions - Floyd, 1947 July-August
3 9 Rise of Younger Churches - Floyd, 1947 July-August
3 10 Doctrine of Holy Spirit - Parker, 1947 September-October
3 10 Seminar: O.T. Messiahship - Bowen, 1947 September-October
4 1 Contemporary China - Lin, 1947 September-December
4 2 Theology of Paul - Smart, 1947 September-December
4 3 Theology of Paul - Smart: Papers, 1947 September-December
4 4 Theology of Prayer - Parker, 1947 November-December
4 5 Church Management - Jordan, 1948 January
4 6 Jewish Background of Christianity - Smart, 1948 January-February
4 7 Genesis - Bowen, 1948 January-March
4 8 History of Christian Doctrine - Cannon, 1948 January-March
4 9 Renaissance - Cannon, 1948 February-March
5 1 Redemption - Stokes, 1948 March-April
5 2 Spiritual Values in English Literature - Mims, 1948 March-April
5 3 History of Religion - Floyd, 1948 March-May
5 4 The Teaching of the Prophets - Smart, 1948 March-May
5 5 The Teaching of the Prophets - Smart: Papers, 1948 April-May
5 6 History of Protestant Theology - Cannon, 1948 May
5 4 The Psalms - Bowen, 1948 June-July
5 7 The Psalms - Bowen: Papers, 1948 June-July
5 8 Jesus - Rowlingson, 1948 June-July
5 9 Hebrews - Smart, 1948 July-August
5 9 The Church and Youth - Johnson, 1948 July-August
5 10 Directed study - Jordan, 1948 August
5 11 Book reviews, undated
6 1 Unidentified notes, undated
Other Material
6 2 Pastor's School and miscellaneous, 1950-1051
6 3 Sermon ideas, circa 1950-1951
6 4 Notes and miscellaneous, 1955-1957
6 5 Daily Christian Advocate, Lake Junaluska, N.C., 1964
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