Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
 

Reginald Humphrey Helfferich papers, 1835-1981, bulk 1930-1972

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 6277192 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hefferich, Reginald H (Reginald Humphrey), 1905-1981
Title Reginald Humphrey Helfferich papers, 1835-1981, bulk 1930-1972
Physical Description 3.25 linear feet (3.25 linear feet 3 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description https://library.columbia.edu/resolve/clio6277192
Access

The collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Arrangement

Arrangement

The collection is organized thematically: Box 1 contains family history, personal documents, and sermons; Box 2 contains correspondence and reports of Helfferich's field visits in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America; Box 3 contains memorabilia from both personal and professional venues (photographs, diapositive slides, audiograms, film and correspondence).

Description

Summary

The collection includes sermons and talks, news clippings, photographs of family and field visits in Africa, Europe, and Asia, and family history and documentation of five generations of pastors of the Reformed Church in the U.S., as well as German prayer books and liturgical literature.

Using the Collection

The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open to researchers by appointment.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Subject Headings

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Evangelical and Reformed Church Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hefferich, Reginald H (Reginald Humphrey), 1905-1981 -- : Archives Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Helfferich was a pastor of the Evangelical and Reformed Church and served the Church World Service of the National Council of Churches of Christ from 1949-1970.