James Clarence Jones papers
- Jones, James Clarence (Person)
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Rev. James Clarence Jones was born in Davenport, Iowa. He graduated with a B.S. from Hobart College in 1886 and was a member of the Kappa Alpha fraternity. He then graduated from the General Theological Seminary in 1889 and earned his Ph.D. from the University of New York in 1891. Jones was ordained in the Episcopal Church in 1889. He served as the rector of St. Thomas's Church, Brooklyn.
His diary includes many poems, songs, and religious writings and prayers, as well as newspaper clippings. There are also a couple of entries about Hobart College.
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Small Collections Box / Archives Storage / Range 21A / Section 6
The diary was found in the alumni files in the Archives. The original donor and date of donation are unknown.
- Diaries Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Episcopal Church -- Education Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hobart College -- Students
- James Clarence Jones diary, 1878-1931: A Finding Aid
- Tricia McEldowney, Archivist
- April 2022
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