George Varden papers

Abstract

The George Varden papers collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings kept by George Varden, a central Kentucky Baptist minister.

Descriptive Summary

Title
George Varden papers
Date
1860-1910
Creator
Varden, George, b. 1830
Extent
0.45 Cubic feet
Subjects
Baptists--Clergy.
Baptists--Sermons.
Church buildings--Kentucky.
Sermons.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Sarah K. Piester
Preferred Citation
63M8: [identification of item], George Varden papers, 1860-1910, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
George Varden was a native of Norfolk County, England. He graduated from Georgetown College in 1858. George Varden held pastorates at a number of central Kentucky churches, including the Paris Baptist Church.
Scope and Content
The George Varden papers consists of three scrapbooks which have clippings kept by George Varden, a central Kentucky Baptist minister. The clippings are of sermons published in newspapers. Most of the sermons were authored by Varden, although a few other writers are represented in the collection.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Contents of the Collection

Essays & Criticisms Vol. I-II, 1860-1910

  • Box 1, Folder 1
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Essays & Criticisms Vol. III, 1860-1910

  • Box 1, Folder 2
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Receipt, 1879

  • Box 1, Folder 3
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