ms259William Harrison Williams, Jr., Papers MS259circa 1879-1974, 12.96 linear feetProcessed by: John Woodard; machine-readable finding aid created by ApexFunded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), with support provided through North Carolina ECHO.Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives


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English Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives William Harrison Williams, Jr., Papers Williams, William Harrison, Jr. MS259 12.96 Linear Feet 9 record cartons, 3 document boxes circa 1879-1974 William Harrison Williams, Jr., (1879-1974) was a Baptist minister, pastor of Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church, Charlotte, N.C., and a trustee of Wingate College. His papers reflect his activities at Pritchard Memorial, Wingate College, and several interim pastorates. Materials include correspondence, receipts, sermons, and speeches. Biographical Note

William Harrison Williams, Jr., was a Baptist minister, a pastor of Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church, Charlotte, North Carolina, and a trustee of Wingate College. He was born in 1879 and died in 1974. From 1902 to 1909, Williams, Jr., worked as an administrator at the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri. He returned to North Carolina to preach in the early 1910s, and retired around 1958 from Pritchard Memorial.

Collection Overview

This collection reflects Williams Jr.'s activities at Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church, Wingate College, and several interim pastorates. The collection contains correspondence, receipts, sermons, speeches, and related items.

Preferred Citation

William Harrison Williams, Jr., Papers (MS 259), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.

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Processed by John Woodard. Encoded by Apex, March 2005. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA), with support provided through North Carolina ECHO.

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