Center for the Study of 19th Century America
The mission of the Center for the Study of 19th Century America is to acquire, preserve, and provide access to a wide range of primary and secondary materials in support of presenting researchers with a context to understand the times in which the Seventh-day Adventist Church began.
The six collections that make up the Center for the Study of 19th Century America are listed below. For more information about the collections or to schedule an appointment, email Deyse Bravo-Rivera.
- Domestic Science and Cookery Collection: Rare books on household management, etiquette, nutrition, and cooking
- Duane and Eunice Bietz Collection: Materials written by and about Mark Twain
- James L. Fuller Collection: Personal correspondence and legal documents from Troup County, GA residents
- Origins and Biology Collection: Books on creationism and evolution
- Seventh-day Adventist Heritage and Apocalyptic Studies Collection: Books on Adventist heritage, especially about the study of Daniel and Revelation
- Thomas Memorial Collection: Materials related to Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War