The John Alexander Thompson Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Thompson, John Alexander
Dates: 1942-1979
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear feet)
Language(s): English
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of miscellaneous papers from the life of Dr. John Alexander Thompson, long-time Professor of Old Testament Language and Exegesis at the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo, Egypt.



Thompson, John Alexander--Manuscripts.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.


Administrative Information

Processing Information

The provenance of this collection is unknown. It was organized and the original finding aid was written in January of 1997, by Raymond D. Cannata, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt 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 John Alexander Thompson Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
1:1 Minister's Personal Record book. 1954-1976
1:2 List of published writings. 1942-1973
1:3 Speaking schedule and addresses. (October 11-25, 1953)
1:4 Receipts and Expenses. (June 10-November 8, 195_)
1:5 Materials on the Kerr Association, concerning the New King James Bible. 1979
1:6 2 postcards.


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