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Theodore A. Webb Correspondence with James Luther Adams

An inventory of his correspondence at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Webb, Theodore A.
Title: Theodore A. Webb Correspondence with James Luther Adams
Inclusive Dates: 1958-1990
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Correspondence between American professor, James Luther Adams, and American reverend, Theodore A. Webb
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

James Luther Adams (1901-1994) was an American professor of theology. He was a leading Unitarian Universalist theologian and known for his shaping of the discipline of social ethics in the United States.

Theodore A. Webb was an American reverend. He was a Minister Emeritus of the Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento, California.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Theodore A. Webb Correspondence with James Luther Adams consists of correspondence between Theodore A. Webb and James Luther Adams. Copies of some letters between Adams and others are included.

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Arrangement of the Collection

Correspondence is arranged chronologically.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

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Subject Headings

Persons

Adams, James Luther, 1901-1994.
Webb, Theodore A.

Subjects

Ethicists -- United States.
Religion and ethics.
Theologians -- United States.
Unitarian Universalists.

Genres and Forms

Correspondence.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Theodore A. Webb Correspondence with James Luther Adams
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Gift of Theodore A. Webb, 2003.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: KD
Date: 16 Jan 2019
Revision history:

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Inventory

Correspondence
SC 841 Correspondence 1958-1990 - topics include job searches, poetry and writing, and Universalism

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