Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
 

Charles Cotton Kimball papers, 1859 -- 1862

Summary Information

Abstract

UTS Alumnus of 1862 and Reverend. The collection contains manuscript notebooks detailing lectures by professors at UTS.

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492464 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Kimball, Charles Cotton, 1834-1905
Title Charles Cotton Kimball papers, 1859 -- 1862
Physical Description 0.5 Linear Feet (0.5 linear feet; 1 box)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is open for research.

The following boxes are located offsite: Box 1. Please note that requests for use of boxes held in offsite storage must be made three business days in advance.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series in volume order.

Description

Scope and Contents

This collection contains Charles Cotton Kimball's bound manuscript notebooks detailing lectures at Union Theological Seminary from 1859 – 1862. The volumes describe Dr. Edward Robinson's lectures on Old Testament and New Testament history, Dr. R.D. Hitchcock's lectures on Church History, Dr. H.B. Smith's lectures on Systematic Theology and the Trinity, and Dr. T.H. Skinner's lectures on the Church and Pastoral Theology,and also include Dr. Hitchcock's recommended book list for a clergyman's library.

  • Charles Cotton Kimball papers, 1859 -- 1862

    This series contains Charles Cotton Kimball's bound manuscript notebooks detailing lectures at Union Theological Seminary from 1859 – 1862. The volumes describe Dr. Edward Robinson's lectures on Old Testament and New Testament history, Dr. R.D. Hitchcock's lectures on Church History, Dr. H.B. Smith's lectures on Systematic Theology and the Trinity, and Dr. T.H. Skinner's lectures on the Church and Pastoral Theology,and also include Dr. Hitchcock's recommended book list for a clergyman's library.

Burke Library record group:

Union Theological Seminary Archives: UTS 1, papers of faculty and students

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

The following boxes are located offsite: Box 1. Please note that requests for use of boxes held in offsite storage must be made three business days in advance.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Information concerning copyright, fair use, and reproduction requests can be consulted at Columbia's Copyright Advisory Office.

Preferred Citation

Item description, UTS1: Charles Cotton Kimball papers, 1859-1862, box #, and folder #, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University in the City of New York.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Volumes were cataloged by Lynn A. Grove on 1988-07-12. Materials were placed in new acid-free folders and boxes. The finding aid was created by Erin Campbell in 2015 with the support of the Henry Luce Foundation, and edited by Leah Edelman in 2020.

Revision Description

2010-12-13 XML instance created by Erin Campbell.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

2019-05-20 EAD spot checked and corrected and description updated by Leah Edelman.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Lecture notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Church history -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hitchcock, Roswell D (Roswell Dwight), 1817-1887 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Robinson, Edward, 1794-1863 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Skinner, Thomas H (Thomas Harvey), 1791-1871 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Smith, Henry Boynton, 1815-1877 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theology, Doctrinal -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Trinity Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Union Theological Seminary (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Charles Cotton Kimball was born on May 20, 1834 in Newport, New Hampshire. He graduated from Beloit College in 1859 before attending Union Theological Seminary and graduating in 1862. He became licensed to preach in 1862, then was ordained as an Evangelist by the Third Presbytery in New York on September 11, 1863. Reverend Kimball served as acting pastor at various locations from 1863 to 1903, including First Church in Erie, Pennsylvania, Second Church in Bennington, Vermont, and locations in New York City, Washington, DC, and Mt. Holly, New Jersey. Kimball died in 1905.