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Rev. Dr. W.H. Tipton Family Papers, 1873 – 1988

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Collection Summary

Title Rev. Dr. W.H. Tipton Family Papers
Span Dates 1873 – 1988, bulk 1932-1950, 1982-1988
Accession Number 2004-018
Creator

Tipton, Rev. Dr. W.H. [William Henry], 1875-1950
Tipton, Mary Greenlee Bryson, 1878-1963
Tipton, Mary Alice Hoeing, 1915-2004

Extent 2.59 linear feet (10 boxes)
Language Collection material in English, with Chinese.
Processing History Julia A. Cowart processed the collection in 2016 and updated the finding aid in 2018.
Collection Summary Correspondence, diaries, photographs, travel literature, artifacts, books, clippings, and printed matter documenting the activities of the Rev. Dr. W.H. Tipton Family during their time as Baptist missionaries to China, 1907-1959; Mary Alice Tipton’s trip to Japan, Hong Kong and China in 1988; and the activities of the Hoyt Bible Class, Greenville First Baptist Church 1958-1974.