Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Reinhold Niebuhr Papers, 1913-1997

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492478 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971
Title Reinhold Niebuhr Papers, 1913-1997
Physical Description 4 boxes (4 boxes 2.0 linear feet)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/uts/ldpd_4492478.pdf



Collection contains annotated typescripts and proofs of publications, correspondence with William Turner Levy, obituaries for Reinhold and Ursula Niebuhr, copies of Niebuhrs biography with underlining by President J. Carter and Niebuhrs Bible of 1913.

General Note

Part of Union Theological Seminary Collection

In Archives.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Related Archival Materials

0--Library of Congress: Note--Main collection of Reinhold Niebuhr papers held at.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Galley proofs, correspondence Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 07/13/88.

Subject Headings

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Levy, William T -- : Correspondence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theologians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Dodge Professor of Applied Christianity at Union Theological Seminary 1928-1960. Niebuhr's scholarship centered on Christian ethics as a means to articulate a Realist vision of American democracy.