The Howard T. Kuist Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Kuist, Howard Tillman, 1895
Dates: 1941-1958
Extent: 1 box (1.1 linear feet)
Language(s): English
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.


1895 July 30 Born, Highland Park, Illinois
1917 Graduated, Westmar College, Iowa
1918-1920 Student, Biblical Seminary, New York City
1920-1922 Student, Master of Arts, New York University
1920-1924 Instructor, New Testament language and literature, Biblical Seminary, New York City
1922-1924 Student, Doctor of Philosophy, New York University
1924-1938 Professor, New Testament language and literature, Biblical Seminary, New York City
1929 May 5 Ordained
1929-1930 Student, University of Berlin, Germany
1930 Student, Oxford University, England
1938-1943 Professor, New Testament, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia
1943-1964 Professor, Biblical Theology for the teaching of English Bible, Princeton Theological Seminary
1964 July 30 Died, Princeton

Biographical Information

Dr. Howard T. Kuist came to Princeton Seminary in 1943 to become Professor of Biblical Theology for Teaching of English Bible. He stayed until his death in 1964. Dr. Kuist studied both in the United States and in Germany and England. He was ordained in the Evangelical Church and was a professor at several institutions before coming to Princeton Seminary.


Scope and Content

This collection consists of Old and New Testament study booklets, quizzes for New Testament studies (1958), student papers and exams, student notes on the book of Deuteronomy (1947-1948), and other materials.



Kuist, Howard Tillman, 1895-1964--Manuscripts.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.


Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection was accessioned on April 10, 1996. The collection was processed and the original finding aid was written by Douglas Denné, 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 Howard T. Kuist Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
- Old and New Testament book studies (6 pamphlets).
- Quizzes for New Testament book studies. 1958
- Student papers and exams
- Student notes taken by William R. Stackhouse, on the book of Deuteronomy 1947-1948
- "Gounod among the Prophets" (article reprinted from the March 1941 issue of Church Management). March 1941


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