Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Letty Mandeville Russell Papers, 1952-2005, bulk 1975-2000

Summary Information

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Bib ID 11144641 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Russell, Letty M
Title Letty Mandeville Russell Papers, 1952-2005, bulk 1975-2000
Physical Description 98 boxes 2 oversized boxes (98 boxes 2 oversized boxes 51.5 linear feet)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/awts/ldpd_11144641.pdf



Arranged in 7 Series: 1. Yale Divinity School, 1959-2002; 2. Writings, 1959-2005; 3. Organizational Activities[195?]-2002; 4. Conferences, Addresses, Sermons, 1969-2000; 5. Correspondence, 1969-2000; 6. Subject Files, 1952-2000; 7. Personal, 1947-2000.



The collection includes: Syllabi, notes and course material relating to her tenure at YDS; manuscripts, notes and correspondence relating to her publications, reports, minutes and correspondence concerning work on denominational bodies, ecumenical task forces and committees, nonprofit organizations, and professional associations, correspondence and memorabilia.

General Note

Part of Archives of Women in Theological Scholarship Collection

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Subject Headings

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"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
East Harlem Protestant Parish (New York, N.Y.) -- : Sources -- : History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ecumenical Association of Third World Theologians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Feminist theology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Liberation theology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Russell, Letty M -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theologians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
World Council of Churches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Letty Mandeville Russell was a renowned theologian and Professor of Theology at Yale Divinity School (YDS), an alumna of Harvard Divinity School and Union Theological Seminary, who had worked in East Harlem Protestant Parish, was a director of Religious Education at Church of the Ascension and a PCUSA home missionary.