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James L. Hendrickson collection of Centenary College of Louisiana photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 499
Scope and Contents Collection consists of facsimile photographs depicting Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La). The images primarily depict Centenary’s buildings – the Centre Building, dormitories, and professor’s home. Also included is a photograph of students on campus (circa 1890). The photographs are scanned printouts from originals and reproductions collected and held by James L. Hendrickson.
Dates: circa 1890 - circa 1970

Henry Gerard Hall diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Shreveport Misc. Mss.-19
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photocopy reproduction of Henry Gerard Hall's diary. Hall was a Shreveport attorney, educated at Princeton University in the 1850s, and was later a Caddo Parish judge in the 1870s. His diary, January 1, 1870, through October, 1873 includes information on activities in and around Shreveport and is particularly important for its account of the Yellow Fever Epidemic, August-October, 1873. Judge Hall himself succumbed to the fever.
Dates: 1870 - 1873

Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Mss. Coll. 104
Scope and Contents Bettie Rea Fox Hollingsworth papers primarily consist of printed items, clippings, and photographs. This material documents Hollingsworth’s personal and professional connections to Centenary College of Louisiana and the Louisiana Conference of the Methodist Church. This includes items connected to Hollingsworth attending Centenary during the late 1940s and working as the Conference Director of Youth Work during the early 1950s. Also included are the memoirs of Hollingsworth’s colleague,...
Dates: 1931 - 2008

Felicia Cornelius Honeycut papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 3
Scope and Contents The Felicia Cornelius Honeycut papers consist of newspaper clippings and photographs connected to the McVea family and Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.). The newspaper clippings include an obituary for Judge John McVea (1821-1876) and an article describing Centenary College of Louisiana’s commencement activities (1880 July). These clippings may have originally been published in the Southern Watchman (Clinton, La.). The photographs depict Charles McVea (1831-1886; Centenary class...
Dates: circa 1860 - 1880

Jamestown Methodist Church (Jamestown, La.) records

 Collection
Identifier: LACUMC-1994-022.2
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the church register for Jamestown Methodist Church (Jamestown, La.). It contains the following sections: pastors (1931-1940), marriages (undated), baptisms (1928), and members (1922-1946).
Dates: 1922 - 1946

John C. Harrell Medal guidelines

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 66
Scope and Contents Guidelines for awarding the John C. Harrell Medal for Hymn and Scripture Reading. According to Centenary College of Louisiana’s course catalog for 1903-1904, “The John C. Harrell medal, founded by Prof. George L. Harrell, is a handsome prize offered to the ministerial student, who shall excel in hymn and Scripture reading. The contest occurs during the Commencement exercises and the medal is awarded on the basis of force in expression, distinctness of speech, and self-composure.”
Dates: circa 1903

Jones Methodist Church (Jones, La.) records

 Collection
Identifier: LACUMC-Jones MC
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the church register for Jones Methodist Church (Jones, La.). It contains the following sections: pastors (1898-1945), marriages (1901-1915), baptisms (1902-1946), members (1888-1948), and an annual summary of members (1899-1910).
Dates: 1888 - 1948

Nicholas Everett Joyner papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 72
Scope and Contents The Nicholas Everett Joyner papers include his manuscript copy of an oration titled “The New Chivalry,” which he presented during Centenary College of Louisiana’s student oration contest in 1892. Also included is a medal that Joyner won for the oration.
Dates: 1892

Sarah Baker Austin Joyner letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 291
Scope and Contents Letter corrects errors published in William Hamilton Nelson’s A Burning Torch and a Flaming Fire: The Story of Centenary College of Louisiana (Nashville: Methodist Publishing House, 1931). Corrections relate to Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.) and concern the Keener and Holcombe families.
Dates: 1959

Sarah Baker Austin Joyner letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC-Cent. Misc. Mss. 28
Scope and Contents Letter corrects errors published in William Hamilton Nelson’s A Burning Torch and a Flaming Fire: The Story of Centenary College of Louisiana (Nashville: Methodist Publishing House, 1931). Corrections relate to Centenary College of Louisiana (Jackson, La.) and concern the Keener and Holcombe families as well as the college’s library book collection.
Dates: circa 1960

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Carpenter, William Marbury, 1811-1848 5
Centenary State Historic Site (Jackson, La.) 4
Miller, John Copeland, 1822-1878 4
First United Methodist Church (Shreveport, La.) 3
Methodist Church (U.S.). Louisiana Conference (Central Jurisdiction) 3
Methodist Episcopal Church. Louisiana Conference 3
Methodist Protestant Church (U.S. : 1830-1939). Louisiana Conference 3
Rivers, R. H. (Richard Henderson), 1814-1894 3
Shattuck, David Olcott, 1800-1892 3
Union Literary Society 3
Centenary College of Louisiana Faculty 2
Dixon, William Young, 1843-1874 2
Four Square Bible Class (Shreveport, La.) 2
Joyner, Sarah Baker Austin, 1876-1968 2
Keener family 2
Keener, John Christian, 1819-1906 2
Law, Della Upton, 1892-1990 2
Longstreet, Augustus Baldwin, 1790-1870 2
Magruder, W. H. N. (William H. N.), 1815-1899 2
McCormick Memorial Tubercular Sanatorium (Jackson, La.) 2
McVea, John, 1820-1876 2
Methodist Church (U.S.). Louisiana Conference. Woman's Society of Christian Service 2
Methodist Episcopal Church, South. Mississippi Conference 2
Methodist Protestant Church (U.S. : 1830-1939). Arkansas Conference 2
Mystic Seven. Temple of the Wreath (Centenary College of Louisiana) 2
Scales, John Lytle, 1871-1968 2
Thornton, T. C. (Thomas C.), 1794-1860 2
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1
Alco Methodist Church (Alco, La.) 1
Andrew Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church (New Orleans, La.) 1
Andrews Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South (Webster Parish, La.) 1
Andrews, Stephen Pearl, 1812-1886 1
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 1
Ball United Methodist Church (Ball, La.) 1
Barnette, Chris Thomas, 1905-1982 1
Barnette, William Chappelle, 1875-1939 1
Bartholomew Methodist Church (Morehouse Parish, La.) 1
Basile United Methodist Church (Basile, La.) 1
Bayou Chicot Methodist Episcopal Church South (Bayou Chicot, La.) 1
Bayou Chicot and White’s Chapel Circuit Methodist Episcopal Church South 1
Beulah Methodist Episcopal Church South (Marthaville, La.) 1
Blue Mountain Female College 1
Boatner, Elias Jr., 1793-1839 1
Boatner, Hayden LeMaire, 1900-1977 1
Boeuf River Methodist Church (Goodwill, La.) 1
Boggs, Waller Edward, 1859-1917 1
Boltz, Henry Jefferson, 1855-1949 1
Boone, Nancy Fuqua, 1787-1857 1
Booth, Mary 1
Bowden, Joseph Henry, Sr., 1896-1980 1
Bridge Methodist Episcopal Church (Bossier Parish, La.) 1
Business Girls' Inn 1
Calcasieu Circuit of the Louisiana Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church South 1
Cameron, Regina “Jennie” Lane May, 1884-1972 1
Castor Methodist Episcopal Church South (Castor, La.) 1
Cates, Rutillius Pinkney, 1836-1862 1
Centenary College of Louisiana Board of Trustees 1
Centenary College of Louisiana President's Office 1
Centenary College of Louisiana Treasurer 1
Centenary Women's Club 1
Chi Phi (Fraternity). Beta Chapter (Centenary College of Louisiana) 1
Church of the United Brethren in Christ (New constitution). Louisiana Conference 1
Church of the United Brethren in Christ (New constitution). Missouri Conference 1
Clarks Methodist Protestant Church (Clarks, La.) 1
Clayton United Methodist Church (Clayton, La.) 1
Collegiate Institute of Baton Rouge 1
Compton family 1
Compton, Thomas Wilber, 1836-1867 1
Compton, Walter Sidney, 1831-1875 1
Converse United Methodist Church (Converse, La.) 1
Craps Street Methodist Episcopal Church South (New Orleans, La.) 1
Dalton, Daniel Newton, 1867-1942 1
Davies, Stephen Josephus, 1857-1937 1
Davis, James Jones, 1836-1883 1
Delta Kappa Epsilon. Zeta Zeta Chapter (Centenary College of Louisiana) 1
Dodd, James B., 1807-1872 1
Drake, William Winans Jr., 1871-1933 1
Drake, William Winans, 1843-1870 1
Drake, Winbourne Magruder, 1914-2011 1
Dry Creek Methodist Episcopal Church South (Dry Creek, La.) 1
Dryades Street Methodist Episcopal Church South (New Orleans, La.) 1
East Louisiana State Hospital 1
East Louisiana State Hospital (Jackson, La.) 1
Entrikin, John Bennett, 1899- 1
Epworth League (U.S.) 1
Evangelical United Brethren Church. Missouri Conference 1
First Evangelical United Brethren Church (Jennings, La.) 1
Floyd United Methodist Church (Floyd, La.) 1
Forest Hill Methodist Church (Forest Hill, La.) 1
Franklin Institute 1
Friends of the Centenary College Library 1
Gibson United Methodist Church (Gibson, La.) 1
Goodwill Methodist Church (Goodwill, La.) 1
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