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Herman Charles Scherer Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0712

Scope and Contents

The collection contains faculty interviews and correspondence regarding the Seminex walkout, essays, speeches, audio tapes, and mostly sermons.


  • 1950 - 1978

Biographical / Historical

Herman Scherer was born on 17 August 1910 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He graduated from Concordia Seminary (Saint Louis) in 1935 and served congregations in Maryland, North Carolina, and Tennessee. He served the Western District as executive secretary for stewardship, on the Board for Public Relations, as vice-president, and on the stewardship counsel. He served the Missouri District as president. And he served the Southeastern District as circuit counselor and secretary of the missions board. Scherer died on 31 December 1979.


3.42 Linear Feet (Three cubic foot boxes; one 5" document box; two boxes)

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Repository Details

Part of the Concordia Historical Institute Repository

804 Seminary Place
Saint Louis MO 63105 USA