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Rev. Samuel Alexander Tinkler family papers

Rev. Samuel Alexander Tinkler family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rev. Samuel Alexander Tinkler family papers
Creator: Tinkler, Samuel Alexander, Reverend, 1891-1983
Inclusive Dates: 1906-1959
Language(s): English
Extent: 2.5 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4469
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Reverend Samuel Alexander Tinkler (1891-1959) graduated from Erskine College in 1912. Following graduation he worked as teacher for a couple of years before serving in France during World War I (1914-1918). Following his return to the United States he completed his work at the Erskine Seminary in 1920 and was licensed and ordained by Second Presbytery the same year. He then served as church pastorate in Lake Wales, FL, Atlanta, GA, York, PA, and finally Greenwood, S.C. in 1947.

Scope and Content

Collection includes typed sermons by Reverend Samuel Alexander Tinkler (1891-1959) which run from 1906 to 1959. When possible sermons have been sorted by topic and date. Also included is sermon notecards, handwritten notes, Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church of Greenwood, South Carolina service programs, flyers, and photographs as well as a church attendance booklet, WRCS morning devotion schedules, church stationary, church mailers, and associated printed material.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Rev. Samuel Alexander Tinkler family papers, ms4469, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Presbyterian Church -- Clergy.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Christmas sermons, 1906-1959
12Christmas sermons, undated
13New Years' sermons, 1928-1945
14Sermons, 1929-1958
15Sermons on the Bible, 1930-1955
16Sermons on the Bible, undated
17Easter sermons, 1931-1958
18Easter sermons, undated
19Thanksgiving sermons, 1932-1957
110Thanksgiving sermons, undated
111Communion sermons, 1932-1958
112Memorial Day sermons, 1933
113Armistice Day sermon, 1933
114Pentecost sermons, 1935-1955
115Mother's Day sermons, 1935-1958
116Mother's Day sermons, undated
118"Recent" sermons, 1955
119"Recent" sermons, 1956
120Sermons on Timothy
121Sermons to other churches
122Sermons on communion services
123Sermons on Lord's prayer
124Sermons on Epistle of Peter
125Sermons for series
126Sermons with notecards
127Sermons on Christ in the house
128Sermons for radio talks
129Sermons on foreign missions
130Greenwood, S.C. sermons, 1949-1956
131-38Greenwood, S.C. sermons
222Handwritten sermon notes
223Handwritten notes
224-25Sermon notecards
31Rev. Samuel Alexander Tinker correspondence, 1957-1958
32Rev. S.A. Tinker business cards
33Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church of Greenwood, S.C. service programs, 1952-1958
34Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Greenwood, S.C. special services flyers
35Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Greenwood, S.C. photograph
36Church attendance figures booklet, 1958-1959
37WRCS radio schedule for morning devotions, 1956-1958
38WRCS radio schedule for morning devotions, undated
39Board of National Missions certificate of church membership boolets
310Creeks Creation's church stationary
311Printed material
312Church mailers