BOOZER, JACK STEWART.
Jack Stewart Boozer papers, 1950-1989

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8z14v


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Boozer, Jack Stewart.
Title: Jack Stewart Boozer papers, 1950-1989
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 685
Extent: 55.5 linear feet (58 boxes)
Abstract:Papers of religious scholar, lecturer, and activist Jack Stewart Boozer from 1950 to 1989.
Language:Materials in English andGerman.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

In process collection. As of September 2020, this collection is closed for processing.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Druid Hills Civic Association records.

Source

Gift of Mrs. Jack S. Boozer, 1990.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Jack Stewart Boozer papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Appraisal Note

Acquired by Director of the Rose Library, Ginger Cain, as part of the Rose Library's holdings in Emory University history and Atlanta history.

Processing

Unprocessed collection.

Born digital materials processed by Brenna Edwards, 2018. No data could be recovered from the 5.25" floppy disk due to degradation.

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Collection Description

Biographical Note

Jack Stewart Boozer, scholar and teacher of religion was born in 1918 and died while on a trip to Europe in 1989. He was a graduate of Emory University, Charles Howard Candler Professor of Religion at Emory, a published author and lecturer, and an activist in civic and social movements.

Jack Stewart Boozer, scholar and teacher of religion was born in 1918 and died while on a trip to Europe in 1989. He was a graduate of Emory University, Charles Howard Candler Professor of Religion at Emory, a published author and lecturer, and an activist in civic and social movements.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of notes, research materials, manuscripts, published articles, correspondence, and administrative and printed material. Notes, research materials, manuscripts, and published articles reflect Boozer's research and writing on Paul Tillich, Rudolf Otto, the Holocaust, and ethical issues. Correspondence and administrative and printed materials relate primarily to Emory University, faculty committees, student groups, his musical interests, and his involvement with the Druid Hills Civic Association.

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection; inventory available in repository.


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