The Herbert Arthur Stocker Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Stocker, Herbert Arthur, 1930-
Dates: 1952-1955
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear feet)
Language(s): English
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.


1930 September 28 Born, Springfield, Massachusetts
1952 Graduated, New York University
1952-1955 Student, Princeton Theological Seminary
1955 June 9 Ordained, Presbytery of Westchester
1955-1957 Assistant pastor, First Church, Rome, New York
1957-1962 Minister of Education, First Church, Fullerton, California
1962-1968 Pastor, Calvary Church, Wilmington
1968-1971 Associate pastor, Presbyterian Church, Whittier
1971-1980 Assistant to the President, Whitworth College, Spokane, Washington
1980-1984 Director of personnel, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
1984-1990 Director of personnel, Muhlenberg College, Allentown
1990 Retired

Biographical Information

The Reverend Herbert A. Stocker graduated from Princeton Seminary with the Bachelor of Divinity degree in 1955 and was ordained by the Presbytery of Westchester (PCUSA) later that year. He has had a distinguished career as a Presbyterian pastor and also as a college administrator.


Scope and Content

This collection consists of course notes taken by Herbert Stocker while at Princeton Theological Seminary from 1952 to 1955.



Stocker, Herbert Arthur--Manuscripts.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.


Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written by Raymond D. Cannata in May of 1996, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in June 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 Herbert Arthur Stocker Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
1:1 Finding Aid.
Princeton Seminary Course Notes
1:2 Christian Philosophy, Dr. Cailliet. Fall 1952
1:3 Ecumenics, Dr. Mackay. Spring 1953
1:4 Introduction to Reformed Theology, Dr. Hendry. Spring 1953
1:5 Doctrine of God, Dr. Hendry. Fall 1953
1:6 Doctrine of Redemption, Dr. Lehmann. Summer 1954
1:7 Worship, Dr. D. MacLeod. Summer 1954
1:8 Prophetical Books, Dr. D. Gard. Fall 1954
1:9 Theology of the Reformers, Dr. Hofmann. Fall 1954
1:10 Psychology of Christian Experience, Dr. Hofmann. Fall 1954
1:11 Doctrine of the Church, Dr. Hendry. Spring 1955
1:12 Psychotherapy, Dr. Hofmann. Summer 1955
1:13 Christian Ethics, Dr. Lehmann. Summer 1955


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