Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
 

Theological audiocassette collection, circa 1968 -- 1990

Summary Information

Abstract

This is an artifical collection composed of audiocassette recordings, held by the Burke Library, of various theological conferences and events, including the Evangelical Women's Caucus, the First International Congress on the Meaning of Human Suffering, God's Call to a New Beginning Conference, and the 1986 and 1987 National Workshop on Christian Unity, among others.

At a Glance

Bib ID 15294872 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Title Theological audiocassette collection, circa 1968 -- 1990
Physical Description 1 linear feet (1 linear foot; 1 box); 105 audiocassettes (105 audiocassettes)
Language(s) English .
Access

All original copies of audio and moving image media are closed until reformatting in mid-2021.

This collection is open for research.

Onsite storage.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is organized in one series arranged roughly by conference or event.

Description

Scope and Contents

This collection contains audiocassette recordings of various theological conferences and events, including the Evangelical Women's Caucus, the First International Congress on the Meaning of Human Suffering, God's Call to a New Beginning Conference, and the 1986 and 1987 National Workshop on Christian Unity, among others.

  • Theological audiocassette collection, circa 1968 -- 1990

    This series contains audiocassette recordings of various theological conferences and events, including the Evangelical Women's Caucus, the First International Congress on the Meaning of Human Suffering, God's Call to a New Beginning Conference, and the 1986 and 1987 National Workshop on Christian Unity, among others.

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General collections

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Conditions Governing Access

All original copies of audio and moving image media are closed until reformatting in mid-2021.

This collection is open for research.

Onsite storage.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Information concerning copyright, fair use, and reproduction requests can be consulted at Columbia's Copyright Advisory Office.

Preferred Citation

Item description, Theological audiocassette collection, circa 1968-1990, box #, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University in the City of New York.

Custodial History

These audiocassette recordings were originally collected by the Burke Library as circulating resources; because they were not widely collected and are no longer widely available, they are now considered rare.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Materials were placed in new acid-free boxes. The finding aid was created by Leah Edelman in 2021.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Sound recordings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Theology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theology -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary (UTS) was founded in 1836. For most of its history it was known as the Library of Union Theological Seminary, and in 1983 was renamed in honor of Walter Burke, a board member and generous benefactor of the Seminary. In 2004, the Burke Library became a member of the Columbia University Libraries system. Its historical and current collection strengths include: the history of Christianity and ancient Judaism, theology, biblical studies, ecumenical and interreligious history, and social ethics.