HST library: By the Numbers

150,000+ — Number of books on various subjects available in the Mid-South’s largest theological library

1800s — Date of origin of some of the hundreds of hymnals and song books from the Stone Campbell Movement

600+ — Digitized sermons from Harold Hazelip’s time at Highland Church of Christ in Memphis, Tennessee

2003 — Final year items were added to the paper card catalog

87 — Combined years of service by Don and Evelyn Meredith, for whom the library archive is named

1578 — Year the Geneva Bible on display was printed

4 — Unique nonliterary items special to the library: Annie May Lewis’ typewriter, Don Meredith’s four-colored pen, Harold Hazelip’s podium, and W.B. West’s bookshelves

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