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Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-6
Identifier: 500-AppMs 405

Scope and Contents

The Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers consist of correspondence, account ledgers, research notes and note cards, sermons, and newsclippings documenting Cramer's ministerial work in Appalachia.


  • 1929-1985


Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.


3.00 linear feet

2.6 cubic feet in 5 legal-size document boxes and 1 card file box other_unmapped

3.00 linear feet


Material covers the period 1929-85 and is arranged in four series as follows: Series 1, Correspondence, 1949-84; Series 2, Seminary Course Work, 1929-30 and undated; Series 3, Sermon Notes, 1930-56 and undated; and Series 4, Financial Ledgers, 1932-85.

Method of Acquisition

The Samuel N. Cramer, Jr. Papers were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Cramer's daughter Judith Kite, Johnson City, Tennessee on June 5, 1992. Ms. Kite contributed additional materials on August 14, 2014, accession number 2014-043.

Processing Information

Ned Irwin completed processing, and the papers were opened to researchers in April 1997. Jen Bingham incorporated the addition in March 2015.
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA