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All Church Press Records

 Collection
Identifier: R-0054

Scope and Contents

Series I contains historical information and artifacts.

Series II consists of minutes and stockholder correspondence.

Series III contains certificates of stock.

Series IV consists of business correspondence.

Most of the records are arranged in chronological order. The extent of the collection is 11 boxes (5.5 linear feet.)

Dates

  • undated

History

Douglas Tomlinson (1888-1971) founded the All Church Press in 1912 to publish church newspapers throughout the country. His first newspaper was the Dallas World. His son, Lambuth Tomlinson (1923- ) became president of the company in 1963 They printed over 400 church newspapers from their plant at 601 Taylor Street. On April 2, 1984 the stockholders voted to dissolve the All Church Press. Judge Steven M. King, a former officer of the corporation, donated the materials in April 2004

Extent

5.5 Linear Feet (11 boxes)

Physical Location

Archives: 4D4
Title
All Church Press Records
Status
Completed
Author
Theda M. Lee
Date
05/06/2004
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Fort Worth Public Library Archives Repository

Contact:
500 West 3rd Street
Fort Worth Texas 76102
817-392-7740