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A Guide to the Ulysses Short Gordon Papers

Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
March 2005

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Gordon, Ulysses Short, 1893-1976
Title: Ulysses Short Gordon Papers
Dates: 1959-1968
Abstract: Correspondence, sermons, articles, and prayers by pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Gainesville, Florida.
Extent: 2.5 Linear feet. 6 boxes.
Identification: Ms 45
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

Born in Mississippi, attended the Louisville Presbyterian Seminary. Pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Gainesville, Florida (1928-1969).

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, sermons, articles and prayers.

Access or Use Restrictions


The collection is open for research.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ulysses Short Gordon Papers, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Contents List

1 June 1959 - 1960.
2 1961 - August 1962.
3 September 1962 - May 1964.
4 June 1964 - May 1966.
5 June 1966 - April 1969.
5 Misc.: Gordon's call to 1st Presbyterian Gainesville, 1928.
5 Prayers.
5 Sermons.
5 Articles.

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Gainesville (Fla.) -- Church history.
Presbyterian Church -- Florida -- Gainesville.

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