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Collection Title: Wester (Dr. Brooks H.) Papers

Accession Number: M 196 unprocessed

Inclusive Dates: 1940-1982

Volume: 14 cu.ft.

Give By: Donated by Dr. Brooks H. Wester.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Church and personal files of Dr. Brooks H. Wester, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1967-1982; chairman of the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention, 1978-1980; president of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board, 1979-1980; and president of the Mississippi Baptist Convention, 1980-1981. The collection includes:

  1. Personal correspondence.
  2. Travel memorabilia.
  3. Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee files.
  4. Christian Education Survey.
  5. Christian Life Committee.
  6. Internaitonal Committee on World Evangelization.
  7. Mississippi Baptist Convention.
  8. Lebanon Baptist Association.
  9. Southwestern Seminary files, 1940s-1950s.
  10. Park Place Church, Houston, Texas, 1960s.
  11. Gulfshore Baptist Assembly files.
  12. Hurricane Camille correspondence.
  13. Notes on sermons.


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