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bMS 354

Fiske, Albert Rantoul. Papers, ca. 1917-1958: A Finding Aid.

Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University


Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: bMS 354
Repository: Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University
Title: Fiske, Albert Rantoul. Papers, ca. 1917-1958.
Date(s): 1917-1958.
Date(s): 1951
Date(s): March 29, 1953
Quantity: 6 boxes
Abstract: Papers of Universalist minister, Albert Rantoul Fiske, consisting mainly of sermons and addresses. The papers span ca. 1917-1958.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of the Universalist Historical Society, 1976.


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Biographical / Historical

Albert Rantoul Fiske (1885-1961) was born in Newfields, New Hampshire. He attended Meadville, Canton, and Lombard Theological Schools. Fiske was ordained to the Universalist ministry in 1906, and served parishes in Sherman and Southold, New York; Rutland, Vermont; Hutchison, Kansas; and Avon, Galesburg, Rockford, and Springfield, Illinois.

Scope and Contents

The bulk of this collection consists of Fiske's sermons and addresses. The collection is arranged according to Fiske's numerical organization of his sermons and addresses. The sermons and addresses were in envelopes indicating title, place, and/or date of delivery and this information is listed below. The majority of these sermons are from his settlements in Rutland, Vermont, and Hutchison, Kansas. There is also some correspondence and other papers. Finally, there are some envelopes with titles, but no text is included. They are arranged at the end of the collection.
Note: This collection included envelopes but not texts for the following sermons:

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