1 linear ft. (3 boxes)
Biographical sketch -- Scope and content note -- Folder listing.
Collection consists primarily of prints of pencil sketches and paintings drawn by Hearne in the period, 1963-1965. The color prints are from the painting series entitled, "Eight Great Moments in Baptist History." The pencil sketches are related to Baptist and religious liberty in America and the formation of the Southern Baptist Convention in 1845. The collection includes 29 sketches and 8 color prints. Clippings, newsletters and biographical information are also included in the collection.
Erwin M. Hearne, Jr. Drawings, Southern Baptist Historical Library and Archives.
Professional artist and Baptist layman from Dallas, Texas. Member of First Baptist Church, Dallas. He was commissioned in 1963 to paint a Baptist history series entitled, "Eight Great Moments in Baptist History."
Inventory available in archives.