|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
At a Glance
Arranged in 4 series: 1. Biographical and family, 1907-1960; 2. Correspondence, 1923-1947; 3. Professional activities, 1918-1961 ; 4. General, 1915-1961.
Scope and content
This collection contains material in English and in Chinese, relating to Timothy Tingfang Lew's family and his writings including the Chinese Christian Liturgy series, and administrative and professional papers and correspondence. The papers include biographical materials, correspondence, drafts of poems, articles and addresses, published poems and articles, liturgies, government and university documents, photographs, and newspaper clippings.
Using the Collection
Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
Restrictions on Access
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
Timothy Tingfang Lew was a professor, dean, theologian, protestant leader, author, poet, essayist, translator, and editor; over the course of his career, he held teaching and administrative positions at Yenching University, Peking University, Union Theological Seminary, Shanghai Women's College, and the National Legislative Yuan of China.