Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Henry Smith Leiper Papers, 1921-1949

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492465 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Leiper, Henry Smith, 1891-1975
Title Henry Smith Leiper Papers, 1921-1949
Physical Description 10 boxes (10 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/uts/ldpd_4492465.pdf



Correspondence, news clippings, and publications created by Henry Smith Leiper, UTS alumni from 1914-1917. Leiper was a missionary and a member of various organizations, among these the Federal Council of Churches (FCC). This collection contains records of transactions that Leiper made while Secretary of the FCC regarding the response of the American Church Movement to the events unfolding in Germany during the rise of the Third Reich, as well as the German Evangelical Churchs role.

General Note

Part of Union Theological Seminary Collection

In Archives.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Correspondence, pamphlets, papers, scrapbook Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 07/12/88.

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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"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Sources Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Germany -- Religious life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Leiper, Henry Smith, 1891-1975 -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
National socialism -- History -- Sources Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Henry Smith Leiper (1891-1975); Congregational minister and church official.