Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Barbara Brown Zikmund papers, 1958-2001, bulk 1970-2000

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 6496333 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Zikmund, Barbara Brown
Title Barbara Brown Zikmund papers, 1958-2001, bulk 1970-2000
Physical Description 65.25 linear feet (65.25 linear feet 119 boxes and 4 oversize boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description https://resolver.library.columbia.edu/clio6496333

Collection open for research by appointment.



Arranged in 15 series: 1. Chronological Files, 1960-2000; 2. Duke University, 1961-1966; 3. National Council of Churches, Committee on Faith and Order, 1979-1988; 4. Professional Activities, late 1960s-1980s; 5. Association of Theological Schools, 1980s-1990s; 6. Professional Activities, 1990s; 7. Teaching Files, 1980s-1990s; 8. NRLP (National Religious Leadership Program), 1990s; 9. Clergy Women (Research Materials), 1993; 10. Israel Material, 1998; 11. Calendars and Logs, 1970-2000; 12. Publications, 1978-1997; 13. Catalogs, Scrapbooks, Photographs, 1975-2001; 14. Periodicals and Books, 1976-1995; 15. Video and Audio, 1982-1997.


Scope and content

Sermons, lectures, research notes, publications, scrapbooks, photographs, audiovisual materials covering the wide range of Zikmund's interests both in her work with associations and her writings.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Restrictions on Access

Collection open for research by appointment.


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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Barbara Brown Zikmund was the first woman to teach at Chicago Theological Seminary, to become Dean of the Faculty at The Pacific School of Religion, president of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS), and president of Hartford Theological Seminary.