|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
Arranged in 8 series: Series 1. Education and Early Years, 1948-1974; Series 2. Women's Ordination in Episcopal Church, 1922-2002; Subseries 2A. Women's Ordination Pre-1974, 1964-1978; Subseries 2B. Philadephia 11 Ordinations, 1974-1975; Subseries 2C. Confirmation of Women's Ordination, 1973-2002; Subseries 2D. General, 1967-1996; Series 3. Episcopal Divinity School (EDS), 1966-2001; Subseries 3A. Teaching, 1973-2000; Subseries 3B. Administration and Campus Life, 1966-2001; Series 4. Writings, 1964-2000; Series 5. Correspondence, 1954-2002; Series 6. Episcopal Ministry, 1971-2002; Series 7. General, 1965-2003; Series 8. Photographs, 1922-2001.
Scope and content
The collection includes correspondence, academic course materials, publications and other material documenting the career of Suzanne Hiatt, including the battle for ordination of women clergy in the Episcopal Church.
Part of Archives of Women in Theological Scholarship Collection
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Restrictions on Access
Series 3A Box 9 and Series 3B Box 9 are restricted (see finding aid for details). The remainder of the collection is open for research by appointment.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Suzanne Hiatt was a participant in and a leader of the women's ordination movement in the Episcopal Church. She was appointed the John Seely Stone Professor of Homiletics and Pastoral Theology at the Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and was an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church.