By Leslie Czechowski
ID: MS/MS 01.47
Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet
Subjects: Congregational churches - Clergy, Gates, George Augustus, 1851-1912, Grinnell College - Department of Applied Christianity, Herron, George Davis, 1862-1925, Parker, Leonard F. (Leonard Fletcher), b. 1825, Rand, Caroline, Socialism, Christian, Socialism and religion
Congregational churches - Clergy
Gates, George Augustus, 1851-1912
Grinnell College - Department of Applied Christianity
Herron, George Davis, 1862-1925
Parker, Leonard F. (Leonard Fletcher), b. 1825
Socialism and religion
Acquisition Source: Materials in this collection are from many sources and have been accessioned at various times since the early 20th century. Portions of the correspondence were from Professor Leonard F. Parker.
Acquisition Method: Donation
Preferred Citation: George D. Herron papers, Grinnell College Libraries, Department of Special Collections, Grinnell, Iowa. Ms.01.47.
Photograph of Herron
Petition and Herron's reply. 1897
Correspondence and notes (from L.F. Parker?). 1895-1901
Supplemental report to the Iowa Congregational Association by Rev. Clinton Douglas. May 1898
Correspondence (10 letters). From Gates, Herriott, G.H. Hill, Macmillan Pub., Robbins, Salter, Sears, Smith, Kersey. 1894-1943
Parker, L.F. Letter to President Gates regarding Herron.
Herron in California: 2 pamphlets by Adeline Knapp et al. and C.O. Brown. 1895?
Conard, L.M. Notes on GDH
Herron's resignation: letters, resolutions, etc.
Pres. Gates' response to attacks on "Herronism." 1898(?)
Trustees attempt to oust Herron. 1899
Herron to Boddinghouse (letter). 1899
Herron. Classroom lecture. 189?
Meyer, John. "Review of a communistic lecture in Iowa college of Dr. Geo. D.
Herron." (pamphlet) 1899?
McCowan, Hervy Smith. "A misunderstood man." The Midland Monthly, September 1894.
Brown, William T. "George D. Herron: The tragedy of conscience" and "The new social apostolate; a conversation between editor Charles Brodie Patterson and Professor George D. Herron on the aim, scope, and purpose of the new social crusade." The Arena. [190?]
Herron. 5 pamphlets. 1891-1903
Herron. 3 articles in The Social Forum, 1899-1900
2 issues of The Kingdom; a weekly exponent of Applied Christianity (for which Herron and Gates were on the editorial board). 1899
Congregational Church materials on Herron
Handy, Robert T. "George D. Herron and the kingdom movement."
Church History, June 1950.
Hill, J.L. Manuscript paper on Herron. [n.d.]
Johnston, Fanny Phelps (Class of 1900?). Remarks about Caroline (Carrie) Rand and Clara Millerd. 1939.
Articles from The Social Crusader about Herron. 1901
Tamiment Institute Library (N.Y.U.) Bibliography of holdings on Herron. 1962
2 articles from The Annals of Iowa: Dieterich, H.R. "Radical on the campus" (Fall 1964) and Crunden, Robert M. "Geo. D. Herron in the 1890s." Fall 1973
Articles on Herron from the Scarlet & Black.
Miscellaneous bibliographical information about Herron.
Burlington pastorate. 1892-93.
Department of Applied Christianity. 1893-95
Herron commencement address, Univ. of Nebraska. 1894
Wealth makers. June 1894
Herron in California. April 1895
Douglass, Rev. H. Paul. "The kingdom of God--A resume of the teachings of Professor George D. Herron." 1895
Clippings. 1895; 1893-99
Meyer, Col. John. Attacks on Herron. 1898-99
Attacks on Herronism. 1898-99
Lecture series. Willard Hall, Chicago. 1898
Trustees' attempt to oust Herron. May-June 1899
Herron and populist movement in Iowa. July-Sept. 1899
National Social Conference, Buffalo. June-July 1899
Herron's resignation from Grinnell College. Nov. 1899
"Get-Together Club" protest. April 1901
Divorce and remarriage. April-May 1901 (2 folders)
Herron family and Rand School
Herron and diplomatic role. 1918-19
Clippings re Pres. Gates
Move to oust Herron from Congregational Church. April-June 1901
Herron and Social Democratic Party
Fragmentary, undated clippings
Parker collection of clippings on Herron affair (3 folders)