The Samuel Miller Jr. Manuscript Collection
|Creator:||Miller, Samuel, 1816-1883|
|Extent:||6 boxes (2.3 linear feet)|
|Repository:||Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.|
|1816||Born, son of Samuel Miller, Professor, Princeton Seminary|
|1833||B.A., College of New Jersey (Princeton University)|
|1835-1836||Tutor, College of New Jersey|
|1836-1841||Lawyer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|1842-1845||Student, Princeton Seminary|
|1845-1873||Pastor, Mt. Holly, New Jersey|
|1845-1857||Principal, West Jersey Collegiate Institute|
|1845-1865||Stated supply, Columbus, New Jersey|
|1858-1862||Stated supply. Tuckerton and Bass River, New Jersey|
|1864||Doctor of Divinity (honorary), College of New Jersey|
|1872||Moderator, General Assembly (PCUSA)|
|1873-1878||Resided, Mt. Holly, New Jersey|
|1880-1883||Pastor, Oceanic, New Jersey|
|1883||Died, Mt. Holly, New Jersey|
Scope and Content
This collection includes exegetical notes, "idea" notes, notes on ministers, miscellaneous notes and clippings, biographical materials, journals, and correspondence from the life of Samuel Miller, Jr.
Miller, Samuel, 1816-1883--Archives.
Princeton Theological Seminary--Alumni and alumnae--Archives.
Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.
This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written, in March of 1996 by Raymond D. Cannata, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin in May 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 Samuel Miller, Jr. Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
|Box 1: Exegetical Notes|
|Box 2: Exegetical Notes, continued|
|2:6||Song of Solomon|
|Box 3: "Ideas" Notes|
|3:1||Note reading:"Dr. Samuel Miller, Jr.'s Collection of Scraps of Ideas: Mainly or all Original." [This note indicates that they were given to the Seminary by Dr. Miller himself.]|
|3:2||Ideas: A (e.g. "Ability" - "Audience")|
|Box 4: "Ideas" Notes, continued|
|Box 5: Notes, Writings, and Correspondence|
|5:1||Notes on Ministers: Description of the note set|
|5:2||Notes on Ministers: C-G|
|5:3||Notes on Ministers: H-M|
|5:4||Notes on Ministers: M-W|
|5:5||Questions on Catechism and Scriptural passages|
|5:8||List of published and unpublished writings by Samuel Miller, Jr.|
|5:11||"The Earliest Languages"|
|5:12||"The Household, the Church, the Sunday School," The Christian at Work. June 12, 1884|
|5:13||Certificate of life membership, the American Colonization Society.|
|5:14||Certificate of life membership, Burlington Bible Society.|
|5:15||Correspondence: Dispute over lotteries in Mt. Holly, New Jersey, with a Catholic church. 1872|
|5:16||Letter to Caspar Wistar Hodge. 1878|
|5:17||Letter from Henry A. Boardman to Samuel Miller, Sr., regarding Samuel Miller, Jr. 1841|
|5:18||Letters to Samuel Miller, Jr. 1850-1859|
|5:19||Letters to Miller. 1860-1869|
|5:20||Letters to Miller. 1870-1876|
|5:21||Letters to Miller, miscellaneous.|
|5:22||Letters to Miller, from William B. Sprague.|
|Box 6: Addendum|
|6:1||List of letters written. November 6, 1848 - April 5, 1882|
|6:2||"Day-book". January 1846 - June 1847|
|6:3||"Records of Life and Labour". 1858-1862|
|6:4||"Norma Vitae". 1848-1867|
|6:5||Photograph of Dr. Miller [photocopy].|
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