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Collection Joseph R. Shultz collection
Title Joseph R. Shultz collection
Accession number BCA04-13
Admin/Biographical History Dr. Joseph R. Shultz (May 9, 1927-September 24, 2003). Dr. Shultz was a graduate of Ashland University in 1950, and the Ashland Theological Seminary in 1952. In 1954 he received the Ed. D. degree from the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. From 1962 to 1963 he did graduate work at New College and the University of Edinbourgh , Scotland in Post Doctorate Research. In 1993 he received the honorary Doctorate of Letters from Asia Union Theological Seminary and in 1994 he received his PH. D from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He was an ordained minister in the Brethren Church. From 1963to 1979 he served as dean of the Ashland Theological Seminary, Ashland, Ohio. From 1979 to 1992 he became president of Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio. Dr. Shultz was a founding director of the Brethren Encyclopedia Inc.

On June 17, 1950 he was married to Doris V. Hart. He is survived by three sons and one daughter.

These collections of papers were acquired from the estate of Dr. Joseph R. Shultz by Dr. Dale R. Stoffer on August 13, 2004.
Caption Rev. Joseph R. Shultz
Catalog Number BCA04-13
Classification Education
Creator Joseph R. Shultz
Dates of Accumulation 1966 to 2002
Dates of Creation 1966
Exhibit# 0
Imagefile 001\BCA0413.JPG
Notes RSB 1 of 2 Correspondence files.
RSB 2 of 2 Brethren Encyclopedia materials.

Correspondence Folder 1 Committee of 13-Brethren church organizational planning 1979 to 1988.
Correspondence Folder 2 Correspondence 1966 to 1969
Correspondence Folder 3 Grade report record book 1964 to 1978-Classes taught by Dr. Shultz.
Correspondence Folder 4 Memorial Baptism-Baptism memorial Study Committee 1970.
Correspondence Folder 5 1992
Correspondence Folder 6 1997
Correspondence Folder 7 1998
Correspondence Folder 8 1999
Correspondence Folder 9 2000
Correspondence Folder 10 2001
Correspondence Folder 11 2002
Brerthren Encyclopedia 1 Board Materials
Brerthren Encyclopedia 2 Financial Records
Brerthren Encyclopedia 3 Conference March 27-28, 1986
Brerthren Encyclopedia 4 Misc. Correspondence
Brerthren Encyclopedia 5 Taxes
Brerthren Encyclopedia 6 1997
Brerthren Encyclopedia 7 1983
Brerthren Encyclopedia 8 1978-1983
Brerthren Encyclopedia 9 Satationery
Brerthren Encyclopedia [blue notebook]-By-laws and minutes of the board 1977 to 1988.
Brerthren Encyclopedia [brown notebook] By-laws, minutes 1977-2002

Object Name Collection
People Shultz, Joseph R.
Related Publications Record 1 of 2
AUTHOR Shultz, Joseph R.
TITLE Ashland : from college to university / by Joseph R. Shultz.
IMPRINT [Ashland, OH] : [printed by Landoll], [1997]
CALL # LD261.A522 S58 1997.

Record 2 of 2
AUTHOR Shultz, Joseph R.
TITLE The soul of the symbols; a theological study of holy communion /
Joseph R. Shultz.
IMPRINT Grand Rapids : Eerdmans, 1966.
CALL # BX7829.B55 S58 1966.
Search Terms Ashland College
Ashland, Ohio
Ashland Theological Seminary
Brethren Church
Brethren Encyclopedia Inc.
Subjects Ashland College
Ashland University
Ashland, Ohio
Ashland Theological Seminary