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Carlisle G. Davidson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-033
Contains the papers of Carlisle G. Davidson, Quaker editor, chiefly correspondence and articles, including editorial correspondence concerning the periodical, The Pentecostal Friend, published by the Evangelical Friends Association, a Quaker Pentecostal organization located in Detroit, Michigan, and correspondence concerning the formation of the Elgon Yearly Meeting in East Africa.

Dates

  • 1971-1975

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by reader.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box (ca. 100 items))

Overview

Contains the papers of Carlisle G. Davidson, Quaker editor. Chiefly correspondence and articles, including editorial correspondence concerning the periodical, The Pentecostal Friend, published by the Evangelical Friends Association, a Quaker Pentecostal organization located in Detroit, Michigan, and correspondence concerning the formation of the Elgon Yearly Meeting in East Africa.

Biographical / Historical

Carlisle G. Davidson, a member of Detroit Monthly Meeting (affiliated with Indiana Yearly Meeting and Friends United Meeting), was editor of Pentecostal Friend, published by the Evangelical Friends Association. Davidson's strong interest in charismatic renewal or the Pentecostal experience is reflected in these papers. Some correspondence concerns a separation among Friends in East Africa Yearly Meeting which resulted in the formation of a new yearly meeting, Elgon Yearly Meeting.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Carlisle G. Davidson, 1975

Processing Information

The papers are arranged according to topics defined by Carlisle Davidson.

Papers were first placed in Record Group 4 under the title Evangelical Friends Association. In 1988, in a review of the collections, a decision was made to consider these personal papers of Carlisle G. Davidson rather than official records of Evangelical Friends Association. Therefore the collection was transferred to Record Group 5 under a new title, Davidson Papers.

Formerly cited as Evangelical Friends Association Papers.

Creator

Title
An Inventory of the Carlisle G. Davidson Papers, 1971-1975
Author
FHL staff
Date
1988
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

Revision Statements

  • 2016: This electronic finding aid was updated in Summer 2016 by Abdulrezak Kemal in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace, to conform to current markup standards and the ArchivesSpace data model.

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