The William Park Armstrong Manuscript Collection
|Creator:||Armstrong, William Park, 1874-|
|Extent:||7 Boxes (3 linear feet)|
|Repository:||Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.|
|1874||Born in Selma, Alabama, Jan. 10|
|1894||B.A., Princeton University|
|1896||M.A., Princeton University|
|1897||B.D., Princeton Theological Seminary|
|1897||Graduate student, University of Marburg, Germany|
|1897-1898||Graduate student, University of Berlin, Germany|
|1898||Graduate student, University of Erlangen, Germany|
|1899||Graduate student, Princeton Theological Seminary|
|1899-1903||Instructor, New Testament Literature, Princeton Theological Seminary|
|1903-1944||Professor, New Testament Literature, Princeton Theological Seminary|
|1944||Died, Princeton, New Jersey|
Dr. Armstrong was awarded the Doctor of Divinity degree (honorary) in 1915. He was the author of numerous scholarly articles and pamphlets. In addition to his duties at the Seminary, Dr. Armstrong also served as a Vice-President of the Bank of Princeton for many years. Dr. Armstrong was a friend and ally of Dr. Machen in the "Re-Organization" controversy at the Seminary in the 1920s.
Scope and Content
This collection consists of Dr. Armstrong's lecture notes, biographical materials, correspondence, and other typescript notes.
Armstrong, William Park, 1874---Archives.
Princeton Theological Seminary--Faculty--Archives.
Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.
The William Park Armstrong papers were first organized as a part of the Alumni Alcove collection of the Seminary library. In March of 1996 these lecture notes were reorganized as a manuscript collection of the Seminary Archives. At that time several items were added to the collection, including the biographical materials, correspondence, and the second set of typescript notes on Apostolic History.
There are no special restrictions to 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 Park Armstrong Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.
See also the following materials in Special Collections:
The Frederick M. Coram Manuscript Collection (student lecture notes)
The John Gresham Machen Manuscript Collection (correspondence)
The Alexander Napier MacLeod Manuscript Collection (student lecture notes)
The Allan Alexander MacRae Manuscript Collection (student lecture notes)
The Bruce Manning Metzger Manuscript Collection (student lecture notes)
The H. Clare Welker Manuscript Collection (student lecture notes)
|Box 1: Lecture notes: Gospel History|
|1:2||"Recitation" (illegible notes)|
|Box 2: Gospel History (continued)|
|2:3||"Political and Religious Conditions"|
|Box 3: Gospel History (continued)|
|3:1||"Sermon on the Mount"|
|3:2||"Galilean Ministry - 1st period"|
|3:3||"Galilean Ministry - 2nd period"|
|3:4||"Galilean Ministry - 3rd period"|
|3:6||"Early Judean Ministry"|
|Box 4: Lecture Notes: Apostolic History|
|Box 5: Apostolic History (continued)|
|5:2||"2nd Missionary Journey"|
|5:3||"I & II Thess."|
|5:4||"3rd Missionary Journey"|
|5:8||"I & II Corinthians"|
|5:9||"Philm., Col., Eph., Phil."|
|5:11||"Paul" (illegible notes)|
|Box 6: Typescript Notes: Apostolic History|
|Box 6 continued: Lecture Notes: New Testament Canon|
|Box 7: Lecture Notes: Exegesis Courses|
|7:1||Exegesis of Acts|
|7:2||Exegesis of Pauline Epistles|
|7:3||Exegesis of Romans|
|7:4||Exegesis of Galatians|
|7:5||Exegesis of I & II Peter|
|Box 7 continued: Miscellaneous|
|7:7||Biographical materials, mementos|
|7:8||Correspondence (family letters and letters with E.A. Wallis Budge)|
|Box 7 continued: Reorganization Controversy|
|7:9||"Two Papers on Certain Legal Aspects of the Proposal to Amend the Charter of the Trustees of P.T.S.," by W.P. Armstrong (Apr., 1928)|
|7:10||"Memorandum submitted by Dr. Armstrong on behalf of the majority of the faculty and statements presented by Dr. Machen to the General Assembly's Committees."|
|7:11||Letter from Armstrong to Princeton Board of Directors (December 27, 1928).|
|Box 7 continued: Addendum|
|7:12||"The Resurrection of Jesus and Historical Criticism," pamphlet reprinted from Princeton Theological Review, April 1910.|
|7:13||"The Resurrection of Jesus," (2 lectures) pamphlet reprinted from Princeton Theological Review, Oct. 1914.|
|7:14||"The Place of the Resurrection Appearances of Jesus" (pamphlet).|
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