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Hight C. Moore Papers

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Moore was graduated from Wake Forest College in 1890, and was a long-time pastor of Baptist churches in North Carolina. He was Southern Baptist Convention Sunday School Board Secretary, 1904-07; editor of the Biblical Recorder, 1908-17; editorial secretary of the Sunday School Board (Southern Baptist Convention); and writer. This collection contains, biographical/genealogical information, photographs, newspaper clippings, and speeches and addresses of Moore. The bulk of his papers consists of his notebooks, 1921-51 [broken series], containing his commentaries on weekly Sunday School lessons entitled  "Points for Emphasis" .

Biographical and Historical Note

Moore was graduated from Wake Forest College in 1890, and was a long-time pastor of Baptist churches in North Carolina. He was Southern Baptist Convention Sunday School Board Secretary from 1904-1907, editor of the  Biblical Recorder from 1908-1917, editorial secretary of the Sunday School Board (Southern Baptist Convention), and writer.

Collection Overview

This collection contains biographical/genealogical information, photographs, newspaper clippings, and speeches and addresses of Moore. The bulk of his paper consist of his notebooks, dated 1921-1951, containing his commentaries on weekly Sunday School lessons entitled "Points for Emphasis" .

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Creator
Moore, Hight C.
Title
Hight C. Moore Papers
ID
MS163
Date [inclusive]
1890-1951
Extent
1.72 linear feet  1 record carton, 1 document box
Mixed materials [Box]
1
Mixed materials [Box]
2

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2005
Revision Description
 Revised by Stephanie Bennett 2019
Access Restrictions
Collection is open. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
Hight C. Moore Papers (MS163), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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