The Resource The Papers of Albert C. Knudson

The Papers of Albert C. Knudson

Label
The Papers of Albert C. Knudson, 1895-1953
Title
The Papers of Albert C. Knudson
Inclusive dates
1895-1953
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Collection includes: Letters to Knudson (c.400 items, 1901-1953) mostly from colleagues and other Deans of the School, letters to George Croft Cell (1902-1910) who recruited Knudson for Boston University, letters from Helen Dame, the Dean's Secretary, during his sabbatical in Germany (1937-38) during which he decided to resign from the Deanship, and many letters after his retirement (1943-1946); speeches prepared for the Century of Service fund-raising campaign (c.20 items, 1937)
  • Included are statements on Hinckley Mitchell and Borden Parker Bowne; scattered minutes of the Ministerial Training Commission (1947-48); some personal memorabilia; nineteen notebooks (some teaching outlines); 21 books and 19 published periodical articles. Major writers of letters include: Helen Dame (c.60 items), Earl B. Marlatt (c.40 items), Edgar S. Brightman (c. 25 items), Willis J. King (c. 20 items), George Croft Cell, Hinckley G. Mitchell, Elmer A. Leslie, Lauress J. Birney, James A. Beebe, Daniel L. Marsh
Biographical or historical data
Educator, theologian, philosopher, personalist.
Cataloging source
BZM
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1873-1953
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Knudson, Albert Cornelius
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  • 1892-1976
  • 1884-1953
  • 1875-1937
  • 1846-1920
  • 1888-1965
  • 1871-1937
  • 1878-1934
  • 1880-1968
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  • Dame, Helen M.
  • Marlatt, Earl
  • Brightman, Edgar Sheffield
  • King, Willis J
  • Cell, George Croft
  • Mitchell, Hinckley G. T.
  • Leslie, Elmer A.
  • Birney, L. J.
  • Beebe, James Albert
  • Marsh, Daniel L.
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  • Knudson, Albert Cornelius
  • Mitchell, Hinckley G. T.
  • Bowne, Borden Parker
  • Boston University
  • Personalism
  • Theology, Doctrinal
Label
The Papers of Albert C. Knudson
Instantiates
Accompanying material
and 21 books.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding Aid available on website, includes complete inventory of correspondence.
Extent
2
Governing access note
No restrictions on access
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift, 1953(?)
Organization method
Organized into sections: Correspondence, Speeches and Reports, Memorabilia, Notebooks, Books and Journal Articles; arranged chronologically within each section.
System control number
(OCoLC)41000124
Terms governing use
Many notebooks and speeches in faint pencil and cannot be photocopied.
Type of unit
cubic ft.
Label
The Papers of Albert C. Knudson
Accompanying material
and 21 books.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding Aid available on website, includes complete inventory of correspondence.
Extent
2
Governing access note
No restrictions on access
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift, 1953(?)
Organization method
Organized into sections: Correspondence, Speeches and Reports, Memorabilia, Notebooks, Books and Journal Articles; arranged chronologically within each section.
System control number
(OCoLC)41000124
Terms governing use
Many notebooks and speeches in faint pencil and cannot be photocopied.
Type of unit
cubic ft.

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