|Creator:||Mell, P. H., (Patrick Hues), 1814-1888|
|Title:||University of Georgia Chancellor's Office sermon|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1337 -to MS 1341)|
Patrick Hues Mell (1814-1888), Baptist preacher, college professor, president of the Southern Baptist Convention (1863-1871, 1880-1887) Chancellor of the University of Georgia (1878-1888), born in Liberty County, Georgia.
For more information, see the article "Patrick Hues Mell (1814-1888)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.
The collection consists of a manuscript forming a portion of a sermon on the "Human side of salvation." The manuscript is probably by Patrick Hues Mell, chancellor of the University of Georgia for most of the decade of the 1880's. It is badly water-stained and has several holes with some loss of text.
University of Georgia Chancellor's Office sermon, MS 1339. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.