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Lewis H. Evans collection, 1867-1909

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/gs62z

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Evans, Lewis H.
Title: Lewis H. Evans collection, 1867-1909
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 291
Extent: 1 cubic ft. (1 oversize box)
Abstract:Contains a framed print of John Wesley, a handwritten book of spiritual poetry, and a scrapbook.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

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Unrestricted access.

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


[after identification of item(s)], Lewis H. Evans Collection, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Courtney Williams, 2004.

Collection Description

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of three items. The first is a framed print of John Wesley “Preaching from the Steps of a Market Cross,” published by Bovril, produced by C.W Faulkner & Co., London, 1909. The artist was Whatnerell [sic].

The second item is a handwritten book of spiritual poetry and/or hymns written by Selina Chency Bayley, circa 1867. There are some illustrations on several pages as well.

The last item is a scrapbook that contains newspaper clippings and correspondence, circa 1908 regarding Dr. Charles O. Jones, a minister in the Methodist Episcopal Church. There is correspondence to Jones from friends and relatives.

Container List

Box Folder Content
Framed print of John Wesley, 1909
OS 1 Handwritten book of poetry/hymns, 1867
OS 2 Scrapbook re: Dr. Charles O. Jones, 1908