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us: Reed, Luther D. (Luther Dotterer), 1873-1972

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Luther Dotterer
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1873-03-21
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1972-04-03
    • HonoraryTitle

    • HonoraryTitle

    • Birth Place

        (naf) North Wales (Pa.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Pennsylvania
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Lutheran Church in America
        • Organization: (naf) Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Liturgics
          (lcsh) Church decoration and ornament
            (lcsh) Lutheran Church--Liturgy
              (lcsh) Hymns--History and criticism
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Clergy
                  (lcsh) Theological librarians
                    (lcsh) Theological seminary teachers
                      (lcsh) Theological seminary presidents
                  • Sources

                    • found: The Psalter and canticles pointed for chanting ... 1901: t.p. (Rev. Luther D. Reed; pastor of Emanuel Church, Allegheny, Pa.)
                    • found: OCLC database, 7/29/93 (hdg.: Reed, Luther Dotterer, 1873-1972; usage: Luther D. Reed)
                    • found: The Lutheran, May 3, 1972: page 43 (deaths in the church: The Rev. Luther D. Reed, D.D., one of America's foremost liturgical scholars and president emeritus of Philadelphia Seminary; died April 3, Philadelphia, Pa.; ordained in 1895, he began his ministry as pastor of Emanuel, Allegheny, Pa., and Trinity, Jeannette, Pa.; in 1906 he was called to Philadelphia Seminary where he served first as librarian, then as professor of liturgics and church art and finally (1939-45) as president; he was the author of several books on Lutheran liturgy, hymnody and history, and chairman of the joint committee that produced the Service book and hymnal in 1958)
                    • found: Lutheran Church in America. 1973 yearbook: page 82 (necrology (LCA ministers): Reed, Luther Dotterer, M.A., D.D., L.H.D., A.E.D., Litt. D.; born Mar. 21, 1873; North Wales, Pa.; ordained 1895; died Apr. 3, 1972, Philadelphia, Pa.)
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                    • 1993-07-29: new
                    • 2016-07-26: revised
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