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Presbyterian Standard Newspaper Collection, 1926

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-2021-042

Content Description

This collection contains one bound Presbyterian Standard newspaper dated 1926.

Dates

  • 1926

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public without restriction. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to duplicate or publish material from this collection must be obtained from the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.

Biographical / Historical

Prior to being known as The Presbyterian Standard, it was known as The North Carolina Presbyterian and published in Fayetteville, NC 1858-1898. In the early 20th century, The Presbyterian Standard merged with Atlanta’s The Presbyterian of the South newspaper (a newspaper formed by the union of Southwestern Presbyterian, Central Presbyterian, and Southern Presbyterian). The Presbyterian of the South was published by Presbyterian Co. and ran weekly from 1909-1931.

This newspaper was published weekly on Wednesdays in Charlotte, NC by the Presbyterian Standard Publishing Company. Issues ran from 1899-1931. In 1926, the year this collection’s materials originated, the lead staff was as follows: Reverend JR Bridges (Editor), Mrs. RB Willis (Contributing Editor), and AM Gray (General Manager).

Extent

0.0 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Presbyterian Standard was published weekly on Wednesdays in Charlotte, North Carolina by the Presbyterian Standard Publishing Company. Issues ran from 1899-1931. In 1926, the year this collection’s materials originated, the lead staff was as follows: Reverend JR Bridges (Editor), Mrs. RB Willis (Contributing Editor), and AM Gray (General Manager).

This collection contains one bound compilation of the Presbyterian Standard newspapers dated 1926. Materials are in poor condition.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The immediate source and date of acquisition for this collection is unknown.

Related Materials

North Carolina Presbyterian, 1898. Microfilm. (NCR 071.56)

The Presbyterian Standard. (NCR Magazines, NCR 285 P928)

Bibliography

The Presbyterian Standard. Internet Archive. Accessed June 2019. https://archive.org/details/presbyterianstan54pres/page/n4

The Presbyterian of the South. Library of Congress. Accessed June 2019. https://www.loc.gov/item/10021978/

The Presbyterian of the South: Combining the Southwestern Presbyterians, Central Presbyterian, Southern Presbyterian (Atlanta, GA) 1909-1931. Digital Library of Georgia. Accessed June 2019. https://gahistoricnewspapers.galileo.usg.edu/lccn/10021978/

Condition Description

Materials are in poor condition. The cover is missing and many pages have become unattached.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of this collection was completed by Sydney Carroll, November 2021.

Title
Presbyterian Standard Newspaper Collection, 1926
Status
Completed
Author
Sydney Carroll
Date
2021-11-15
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Repository

Contact:
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
310 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte NC 28202 USA