Marion Walter Carmichael papers, 1898-1935

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322


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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Carmichael, Marion Walter, 1870-1935.
Title: Marion Walter Carmichael papers, 1898-1935
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 132
Extent: .5 linear feet (1 box) and 1 oversized papers box (OP)
Abstract:Papers of methodist minister and Emory alumnus Marion Walter Carmichael.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

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


Gift of Loraine C. Quiery, 1973, with subsequent additions.

Custodial History

Provenance unknown.


[after identification of item(s)], Marion Walter Carmichael papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Appraisal Note

Acquired as part of the Rose Library's holdings in Georgia history, Methodist history, and Emory University history.


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Collection Description

Biographical Note

Marion Walter Carmichael (1870-1935), born in Spalding County, Georgia, was a graduate of Emory College (Oxford, Georgia) and a Methodist minister from 1901-1934.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Marion Walter Carmichael from 1898-1935. The papers include photographs; pamphlets; a notebook Carmichael kept while he was a student at Emory College in Oxford, Georgia (1898); two ledgers (1893-1901); and a partial diary he kept while in Jakin, Early County, Georgia (1899). The collection also includes Carmichael's Pastor's Reports to the Annual Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South (1910-1913); undated sermons and sermon outlines; and miscellaneous writing from his college years.

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1 1 Pamphlets: Smith, J.A., ed. Official Journal, South Georgia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1934, 68th Session, Macon, Georgia [2]
1 2 Pamphlet: Smith, J.A., ed. Official Journal, South Georgia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1935, 69th Session, Macon, Georgia [2]
1 3 Notebook: Emory College, Oxford, February 7, 1898
1 4 Diary: Jakin, Early Co., 1899
1 5 Ledgers: September 19, 1893 - July 4, 1901 [2]
1 6 Pastor's reports to annual conferences of Methodist Episcopal Church, South
1 7 Sermon and sermon themes
1 8 Photographs
1 9 Address: "Junior Adieu to the class of '97"
1 10 Address: "Welcome Address for Phi Gamma Anniversary"
1 11 Clipping: "Dr. Lee at Emory." Atlanta Constitution, June 12, 1895
OP1 1 Diploma, M.W. Carmichael, Emory University at Oxford