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Theodore Meyer Greene Papers, 1935-1969



Published Writings, 1935-1966, n.d.
0.25 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.1

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Series Description:
Published writings, consisting of 18 journal articles and papers published between 1935 and 1966 on topics such as the importance of spirituality in education, general philosophy, and philosophy of art.
Arrangement:Arranged alphabetically by title.
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Restrictions:None.


Class Lectures & Notes
0.75 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.2

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Series Description:
Greene's class lectures and notes, including about 500 pages about art and philosophy, and about philosophers such as Beyson, Bosanquet, Descartes, Dewey, Kant, Matchette, Plato, Rockwell, and Miriam Drucker and Jack Nelson.
Arrangement:Arranged alphabetically by subject.
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Restrictions:None.


Formal Lectures, 1940-1966, n.d.
0.5 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.3

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Series Description:
Twenty-four of Greene's formal lectures, given between 1940 and 1966, including conference lectures and convocation addresses on the following topics: the role of spirituality, faith, and religion (particularly Christianity) in education and life; philosophy of art; and, morality.
Arrangement:Arranged chronologically.
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Restrictions:None.


Writings & Research related to India
0.5 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.4

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Series Description:
Contains five notebooks of interviews from Dr. Greene's study in India, as well as copies of the table of contents, introduction, conclusion, and appendices to the "Indian Dialogues." Also included are typescript copies of "Indian Dialogues I" and "Indian Dialogues II," and one research-related item on Indian handicrafts.
Arrangement:Arranged by material type.
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Restrictions:None.


Correspondence, 1954-1969
0.2 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.5

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Series Description:
The correspondence, 1954 to 1969, consists mainly of letters from students pertaining to recommendations and graduate school acceptances. Also included are personal letters from colleagues and students, as well as a number of business letters about upcoming lectures and publications. Two early 20th-century photographs of "Maine wilderness" and the Greene family are included.
Arrangement:Arranged chronologically.
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Restrictions:Restricted until 2045.


Miscellaneous materials
0.05 linear feet
Catalog Number: M13.6

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Series Description:
Contains: return cards from letters of recommendation sent by Dr. Greene, notes and clippings for research purposes, an American Philosophical Association member list (including Dr. Greene's name), reviews of "Moral, Aesthetic, and Religious Insight," a typescript lecture by Arthur Sewell with notes written by Dr. Greene, and a number of Dr. Greene's house blueprints.
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Restrictions:None.


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