Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Josiah Strong Papers, 1855-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492500 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Strong, Josiah, 1847-1916
Title Josiah Strong Papers, 1855-1969
Physical Description 6 boxes (6 boxes 2.5 linear feet)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/uts/ldpd_4492500.pdf


Scope and content

Collection captures the life of Rev. Josiah Strong, founder of the League of Social Service, through correspondence and manuscripts complied by his two daughters, Elsie and Margery Strong.

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, draft notes of biography Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 07/14/88.

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.

All links open new windows.


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Clergy Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
League for Social Service (U.S.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social gospel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Strong, Josiah, 1847-1916 -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Josiah Strong (1847-1916); Congregational minister and Social Gospel movement leader.