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Guide to the Kennedy, Fred Conoway: Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Kennedy, Fred Conoway: Collection
    Dates: 1952-1990
    Identification: CFT00026
    Physical Description: 5.00
    Repository: David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    135 N. Oakland Avenue
    Pasadena, CA, 91182-0002
    URL: http://library.fuller.edu/archives/
    Email: archives@fuller.edu
    Phone: (626) 584-5311
    Fax: (626) 584-5613

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    Church of the Nazarene
    Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law

    Conditions Governing Access:

    Supervised use only

    Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

    For full Finding Aid contact the archives

    Scope and Contents

    The collection documents the education and career of Fred C. Kennedy, It is a summary record of the life of a Nazarene student who became a Presbyterian pastor and a Junior High teacher and the personal and cultural struggles he faced along the way.
    The collection includes syllabi, notes and papers from studies at Pasadena Nazarene College, San Francisco Theological Seminary and Austen Seminary, of interest for research in the history of these schools, their denominations and their faculty members. Also included are 2 draft copies and 2 bound copies, of a book of his sermons prepared for his first congregation, Woodforest Presbyterian Church, Houston, Texas, entitled “Knowledge of God and of Ourselves.” It also includes study materials in Church Development and Christian Education, both youth and adult, and many Presbyterian pamphlets and aides to ministers.Files of clippings, letters and notes on cultural issues affecting the Church from the 1960’s through the 1980’s will be useful for research in the history of the American Church in this era. Dr. Kennedy's son Kirk graduated from Fuller Theological Seminary, School of Psychology in 1990. His dissertation is included in the collection.