The William H. Bender Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Bender, William H.
Dates: circa 1951-1954
Extent: 1 box (1.1 linear feet)
Language(s): English, Greek, Hebrew
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.


1928 March 24 Born, Wichita, Kansas
1949 Graduated, Lehigh University
1950-1951 Student, Upsalla College, New Jersey
1951-1954 Student, Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary
1954 June 28 Ordained, Morris and Orange Presbytery
1954-1955 Student, University of Missouri, Columbia
1949-1950 Business, Brooklyn, New York
1954-1956 Pastor, Sullivan county larger parish, Milan, Missouri
1967-unknown Pastor, Lower Valley Presbyterian Church, Califon, New Jersey


Scope and Content

This collection consists of class notes taken by William H. Bender during his studies at Princeton Seminary from 1951 to 1954, as well as student council papers.



Bender, William H.--Archives.

Princeton Theological Seminary--Alumni and alumnae--Archives.

Class notes--1951-1954.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Student Council.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.


Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection of Rev. Bender's class notes and student council papers was processed, and the original finding aid was written by Douglas F. Denné in the winter of 1996, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was revised by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in March of 2009.


There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Use of Materials

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The William H. Bender Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
1:1 Class Notes:
-Contemporary Cults  
-Hebrew (spiral notebook)  
-Typing (college course)  
-Rural Church  
-New Testament Exegesis  
-Greek (spiral notebook)  
-Cure of Souls  
-Church Administration  
-Church and Family  
-Church in the Community  
-Church Music  
-Clinical Training  
-Theory of Counseling  
-Church History  
-Christian Ethics  
-Christian Philosophy  
-Christian Education  
-Bible Study  
-Religion Radio  
1:2 Missions Materials
-Board of National Missions Materials  
1:3 Student Council Papers
-2 files on the Student Council  


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