Fonds S735 - Ray Houser fonds

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CA ON00362 S735

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Ray Houser fonds

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  • 1960-1963 (Creation)

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20 cm of textual records

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Name of creator

(1897 - 1981)

Biographical history

J. Ray Houser (1897-1981) was a Lutheran pastor, and President of Waterloo Lutheran Seminary in Waterloo, Ontario. Houser was educated at Gettysburg College and Mt. Airy Theological Seminary, Philadelphia. After his ordination in 1924 he served as a pastor in the United States. In 1954 he became President of Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, serving until his retirement in 1968.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Fonds acquired from Dr. Houser prior to his retirement from Waterloo Lutheran Seminary in 1968.

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Scope and content

The fonds consists Waterloo Lutheran Seminary fundraising information, and sermons by Ray Houser. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Waterloo Lutheran Seminary fund raising; Sermons

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No further accruals are expected.

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Open

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