Oral History Interview with Darris Egger, February 20, 2001

Description:

A video interview with Dr. Darris Egger (McMurry class of 1942) in which Dr. Egger discusses his experiences with McMurry. Dr. Egger was an ordained Methodist minister and served in a number of churches in Northwest Texas and North Texas Annual Conferences. From 1970 to 1975 and 1978 to 1984, Darris served as the District Superintendent of the Abilene District of United Methodist Churches. He was the Program Council Director for the Northwest Conference from 1975 to 1978. Dr. Egger also served as Trustee of McMurry University, Sears Methodist Retirement Centers, Methodist Hospital in Lubbock, Butman Methodist Camp, and the Methodist Mission Home in San Antonio.

Creator(s): Egger, Darris
Location(s): United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Creation Date: February 20, 2001
Partner(s):
McMurry University Library
Collection(s):
Abilene Library Consortium
Texas Oral History Collection
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: McMurry University
Place of Publication: Abilene, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 20, 2001
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

A video interview with Dr. Darris Egger (McMurry class of 1942) in which Dr. Egger discusses his experiences with McMurry. Dr. Egger was an ordained Methodist minister and served in a number of churches in Northwest Texas and North Texas Annual Conferences. From 1970 to 1975 and 1978 to 1984, Darris served as the District Superintendent of the Abilene District of United Methodist Churches. He was the Program Council Director for the Northwest Conference from 1975 to 1978. Dr. Egger also served as Trustee of McMurry University, Sears Methodist Retirement Centers, Methodist Hospital in Lubbock, Butman Methodist Camp, and the Methodist Mission Home in San Antonio.

Note:

Recording format: AVI

Note:

Darris Leon Egger (1919-2007).

Physical Description:

1 video (53 min.) : sd., col.

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Keyword(s): ministers | oral histories | biographies | interviews
Added Title: February 20, 2001 McMurry University Interview with Darris Egger
Partner:
McMurry University Library
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 07_Egger_Darris_McMurry_University_Interview_February_20_2001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth404809
Resource Type: Video
Format: Video