George Washington Truett (1867-1944), Southern Baptist pastor and fund raiser in Texas, was ordained in 1890. He served as
financial agent to Baylor University; he later enrolled and was graduated with a B.A. (1897). He pastored East Waco Baptist
Church during his student years, and in 1897 became pastor of First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas, where he remained until
his death. He also served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention (1927-1929) and of the Baptist World Alliance (1934-1939).
His papers are preserved in this collection of 800 microfiche, filmed by James Lutzweiler.