[Letters of Rev. Dr. Thomas McHutchin Cunningham]

Description:

The Rev. Dr. Thomas McHutchin Cunningham (March 22, 1887 - March 3, 1979) wrote these letters to family members from April 14, 1918 to November 28, 1927. The letters detail his life as a minister in Texas and other locations. The letters are written from Stamford, Spur, Eliasville, Sherman, Gainesville, Orange, Boston (Mass.), Richmond (Va.), and Knoxville (Tn.). The letters detail church news, family life, and travel on the S.S. Leviaton in 1927 to visit London, Paris, and Jerusalem.

Creator(s): Cunningham, Thomas McHutchin
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1918  
Partner(s):
Other
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 507
Past 30 days: 13
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Cunningham, Thomas McHutchin

Cunningham, Thomas McHutchin, 1887 - 1979

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1918
  • Digitized: 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Jones County - Stamford
Place
United States - Texas - Dickens County - Spur
Place
United States - Texas - Young County - Eliasville
Place
United States - Texas - Grayson County - Sherman
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Orange
Place
United States - Texas - Cooke County - Gainesville
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1918 to 1927
Description:

The Rev. Dr. Thomas McHutchin Cunningham (March 22, 1887 - March 3, 1979) wrote these letters to family members from April 14, 1918 to November 28, 1927. The letters detail his life as a minister in Texas and other locations. The letters are written from Stamford, Spur, Eliasville, Sherman, Gainesville, Orange, Boston (Mass.), Richmond (Va.), and Knoxville (Tn.). The letters detail church news, family life, and travel on the S.S. Leviaton in 1927 to visit London, Paris, and Jerusalem.

Note:

Cunningham was the author of "Hugh Wilson, a pioneer saint; missionary to the Chickasaw Indians and pioneer minister in Texas; with a genealogy of the Wilson family including 422 descendants of Rev. Lewis Feuilleteau Wilson." T.M. Cunningham was a great-grandson of Hugh Wilson, the first Presbyterian minister in the Republic of Texas. These letters are in the private collection of Mary G. Marshall, and were given to her by Cunningham's daughter, Hilda Grace "Tinker" Cunningham Rautenberg.

Physical Description:

typed letters in a leatherbound folder, 23 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Cunningham, Thomas McHutchin, 1887-1979. | Cunningham family
Partner:
Other
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24653
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text