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The Old Fashioned Faith - Collection 43

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Table of Contents

Brief Description of This Collection

Title Page and Restrictions

An Essay on the Contents of the Collection (Scope and Content)

List of the Audio Tape in This Collection (Location Records)
    Audio Tapes

Brief Description.
A tape mostly of Gospel music, including selections by Homer Rodeheaver, Gypsy Smith, and the Princeton Theological Seminary Chorus. The lecture "Acres of Diamonds" by Russell Conwell is also included. For more information, please see guide.
Vol: 1 Audio Tape

Collection 43
[January 30, 2001]
The Old Fashioned Faith
Ephemera; 1905-1924

1 Audio Tape


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Scope and Content

This collection consists of one audio tape which contains mostly Gospel music. Singers include Homer Rodeheaver and Rodney "Gipsy" Smith, as well as the Princeton Theological Seminary Chorus. A story told by Dr. Russell Conwell is also included. A listing of the tape's contents may be found on the Location Record below.


This tape was received from Old Time Music, distributor of nostalgic recordings, in May, 1978. The catalog number was 32.

Accession #78-19

Robert Shuster
L. Stockton

Revised, November 20, 1984
J. Nasgowitz

Retyped, May 16, 1989
J. Nasgowitz
D. Riefsnyder

Accession: 78-19
Type of Material: Audio Tape

The following item is located in the AUDIO TAPE FILE:

T1 - Original of an audio tape titled "The Old Fashioned Faith"; 1905-1924, cassette.
Side 1 The Old Fashioned Faith--Homer Rodeheaver, Accompanied by Ackley; Face To Face--Percy Hemus; Our Lord is Risen from the Dead--Trinity Quartet; Beautiful Isle of Somewhere--Harold Jarvis; Jesus, the Light of the World--Gipsy Smith; Come Spirit Come--Chautauqua Preacher's Quartet; One Sweetly Solemn Thought--Song and Story by Russell H. Conwell; Softly Now the Light of Day--Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler; My Anchor Holds--Princeton Theological Seminary Chorus; Take the Name of Jesus with You--Harrison and Anthony

Side 2: Onward Christian Soldiers--Westminster Cathedral Choir (recorded in London); He Lifted Me--Gipsy Smith; Throw Out the Lifeline--Harry MacDonough;Softly and Tenderly--Frederick C. Freemantel; Watchman, Tell Us of the Night--Trinity Male Chorus;Mother's Prayers Have Followed Me--Homer Rodeheaver; Some Day--Harrison and Anthony ; Abide with Me--Mr. and Mrs. William Wheeler; Christ Arose--Hayden Quartet; Blest be the Tie that Binds--Trinity Choir

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