Maritain, Jacques

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Jacques Maritain, a French philosopher and man of letters, was French Ambassador to the Vatican from 1945 to 1948, professor of philosophyat Princeton University from 1948 to 1952 and continued to make his home in Princeton until 1960. His works include TRUE HUMANISM (1936, tr. 1938); ART AND SCHOLASTICISM (1920, tr. 1929); ON THE USE OF PHILOSOPHY (1961).

From the description of The responsibility of the artist : typescript, ca. 1960 / by Jacques Maritain. (Peking University Library). WorldCat record id: 74217097

French philosopher and professor at Princeton.

From the description of Jacques Maritain/Godfrey Schmidt correspondence, 1944-1958. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155542006

Philosopher. Born in France and raised there as a Protestant, he converted to Catholicism in 1906. He served as a professor at the Institut Catholique in Paris (1913-1940) and at the Institute of Mediaeval Studies in Toronto (1940-1960).

From the description of Papers, 1922-1960. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 25516090

Epithet: French philosopher

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000207.0x0003d5

Thomist philosopher, professor at Princeton University.

From the description of Manuscript and letter, 1927-1949. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 24002703

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referencedIn Józef Wittlin correspondence and compositions, 1940-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Liturgical Arts Society. Records, 1922-1972. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1860-1979. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Friedrich Von Hugel - Jacques Maritain Letters: Frances Crane Lillie Collection, 1920 -1934 The Graduate Theological Union.
referencedIn Papers of Robert Woods Bliss and Mildred Barnes Bliss, ca. 1860-1969 (inclusive) Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Papers, 1922-1960. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Serge Koussevitzky Archive, 1920-1976, (bulk 1924-1951) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1950. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972, 1929-1957 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Michael Meredith Hare papers, 1935-1968 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Melville Cane Papers, 1901-1979. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf VOL. CCLXXincludes:f. 2 Sir John Randolph Shane Leslie, 3rd Baronet: Letters to F. A. Chesterton from Sir John Randolph Shane Leslie: 1936.f. 9 Richard O'Sullivan, Barrister-at-Law: Jacques Maritain, French philosopher: Telegram on the death of G... British Library
referencedIn Gurian, Waldemar, 1902-1954. Waldemar Gurian papers, 1916-1968 (bulk 1937-1954). Library of Congress
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Paul Rosenberg, 1944 Oct. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hare, Michael Meredith, 1909-1968. Michael Meredith Hare papers, 1935-1968 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Nef, John U. (John Ulric), 1899-1988. Papers, 1909- [ca. 1970]. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Entretiens de Pontigny records MS 0768., 1942-1945. Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Autograph letter signed : Meudon, to Monsieur Fadiman, 1939 May 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Shuster, George N. (George Nauman), 1894-1977. Papers, 1918-1977. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Hazo, Samuel John. Papers, 1952-1990. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Sheed and Ward (Firm). Records, 1933-1973. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Arthur A. Cohen papers, 1941-1988 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Simon, Yves René Marie, 1903-1961. Papers, 1920-1959. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn World Jewish Congress Records, 1918-1982, 1940-1980 The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Schutz, Alfred, 1899-1959. Alfred Schutz papers, 1925-1979. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Typed letter signed (carbon) : New York, to [Paul Rosenberg], 1942 July 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Acte gratuit : Ensemble de lettres, ca. 1926. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Aaron Copland Collection, 1841-1991, (bulk 1911-1990) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Letter, n.d., to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Babbitt, Irving, 1865-1933. Letters of George N. Shuster, 1928-1974. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Cane, Melville, 1879-1980. Melville Cane papers, 1901-1979. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Veĭdle, V. (Vladimir Vasilévich), 1895-1979. Papers, 1875-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Anshen, Ruth Nanda. Ruth Nanda Anshen papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980. Collection, 1952-1980. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Curtius, Ernst, 1814-1896. Letters to Ernst Curtius and Ernst Robert Curtius, 1841-1956. Cornell University Library
creatorOf O'Malley, Francis J., 1911-1974. Papers, 1932-1974. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Kirchwey, Freda. Papers, 1871-1972 (inclusive), 1937-1971 (bulk) [microform]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Alfred Schutz papers, 1925-1979 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Bollingen Foundation Records, 1927-1981, (bulk 1945-1973) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957. Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972 (inclusive), 1929-1957 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Percy, Walker, 1916-1990. Walker Percy papers, 1910-1992. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Jacques Maritain/Godfrey Schmidt correspondence, 1944-1958. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced Foreign Scholars records, 1927-1949, 1933-1945 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Gurian, Waldemar, 1902-1954. Letters received from Jacques Maritain, 1931-1951. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968. Thomas Merton papers, 1923-1989. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. The responsibility of the artist : typescript, ca. 1960 / by Jacques Maritain. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Lefèvre, Frédéric, 1889-1949. Une heure avec... : scrapbook, [ca. 1923-1924]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn McInerny, Ralph, 1929-2010. Papers, 1943-[ongoing]. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn John Howard Griffin Collection TXRC96-A39., 1952-1980 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Bonney, Thérèse, 1894-1978. Thérèse Bonney papers relating to her photographic work. The California Digital Library
referencedIn McKeon, Richard (Richard Peter), 1900-1985. Papers, 1918-1985 (inclusive). University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Abraham Aaron Roback papers, 1909-1965. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Barr, Stringfellow, 1897-1982. Papers of Stringfellow Barr, 1927-1968. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ruth Nanda Anshen Papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Nef, Elinor Castle, 1894 or 5-1953. Papers, 1865-1956. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Records, 1946-2000 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Peyre, Henri, 1901-1988. Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mid-Century Convocation on the Social Implications of Scientific Progress records, 1949, 1999 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Institute Archives and Special Collections
referencedIn Jolas, Eugène, 1894-1952. Eugène and Maria Jolas Papers, 1879-1986. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Foerster, Norman, 1887-1972. Norman Foerster papers, ca.1900-1949. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Max Lerner papers, 1927-1998 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Lynch, Joseph M. (Joseph Martin), 1924-. Recollections of Jacques Maritain / by Joseph M. Lynch. Georgian Court University, Sister Mary Joseph Cunningham Library
referencedIn Thomas Merton Papers, 1923-1989 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Evans, Joseph William. Papers, 1968-1979 University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Adler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001. Papers, 1939-1944. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Sargent, Daniel, 1890-1987. Papers, 1838-1986. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Autograph letter signed Jacques Maritain to: "Mademoiselle [Jean McPherrin] May 18, 1935. Wellesley College
referencedIn Nef, John Ulric, Jr. Papers, 1840-2008 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
referencedIn Guérard, Albert Léon, 1880-1959. Albert Léon Guérard papers, 1909-1959. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957. Jerome New Frank papers, 1918-1972 (inclusive), 1929-1957 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Boris Souvarine papers, 1915-1984 (inclusive), 1940-1984 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ward, Leo R. (Leo Richard), 1893-. Papers, 1935-1984. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Eugène and Maria Jolas Papers, 1879-1986 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Bollingen Foundation. Bollingen Foundation records, 1927-1981 (bulk 1945-1973). Library of Congress
creatorOf Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956. Sheed and Ward family papers, 1832-1982. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Kernan, Julie, 1901-1988. The Julie and Thomas Kernan papers, 1765-1988, (bulk 1940-1975). Georgetown University, Joseph Mark Lauinger Memorial Library
referencedIn Papers, 1871-1972 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Lerner, Max, 1902-2001. Max Lerner papers, 1927-1992 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Nef, Elinor Castle. Papers, 1891-1966 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
referencedIn Lehovich, Dimitry V. Correspondence. 1801-1987. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Letters to Ernst Curtius and Ernst Robert Curtius, 1841-1956. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn McKeon, Richard Peter. Papers, 1918-1985 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
referencedIn Pantheon Books. Records, 1944-1968. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Peyre, Henri, 1901-. Henri Peyre letters, 1929-1971. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Vysheslavt︠s︡ev, B. P. (Boris Petrovich), 1877-1954. Boris Petrovich Vysheslavtsev Papers, ca. 1920-1954. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Maritain, Jacques, 1882-1973. Manuscript and letter, 1927-1949. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Walker Percy Papers, circa 1910-1992 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Johnston, Herbert, 1912-1987. Papers, 1934-1948. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Mortimer Jerome Adler Papers TXRC93-A97., 1939-1944 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Letters and documents. Hollins University, Wyndham Robertson Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Nuclear warfare--Moral and ethical aspects
Art--Philosophy
Art and morals
Atheism
Human rights
Thomists
Ethics in art
Antisemitism
Liberty
Peace
Occupation
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Birth 1882-11-18

Death 1973-04-28

French

French,

English

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