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What Would Jesus Read?Popular Religious Books and Everyday Life in Twentieth-Century America$

Erin A. Smith

Print publication date: 2015

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Archival Collections

Bloomington, Indiana

Lilly Library, Indiana University

Appleton-Century Manuscripts

Bobbs-Merrill Manuscripts

Boston, Massachusetts

Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, Boston University

Joshua Loth Liebman Collection

Madison, Wisconsin

Wisconsin Historical Society Archives

Bruce Barton Papers

New York, New York

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University Libraries

UTS Collection

Harry Emerson Fosdick Papers

Syracuse, New York

Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University

Norman Vincent Peale Papers

Topeka, Kansas

Center for Historical Research, Kansas State Historical Society

Charles Monroe Sheldon/Central Congregational Church Manuscript Collection

Tucson, Arizona

Special Collections at the University of Arizona Libraries

Harold Bell Wright Papers

Washington, D.C.

Library of Congress

Religious Book Club Bulletin

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