Teresina R. Havens Papers 1891-1994


Teresina R. Havens Papers 1891-1994

Professor of comparative religion; Founder, spiritual retreat , Shutesbury, MA. Included in the collection are scrapbooks from Japan and the coal mining town of Bradley, Ohio. Correspondence with family members provides insight into her personal and spiritual development. Havens' papers include dairies; Smith College student papers; published articles; teaching materials; and the papers of her mother, Teresina Peck Rowell. Temenos

8 boxes; (3.3 linear ft.)



SNAC Resource ID: 6322903

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Havens, Teresina R. (Teresina Rowell)

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Professor, comparative religion; Founder, Temeros (woodland spiritual retreat, Shutesbury, Mass.). From the description of Papers 1891-1994. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 46326992 Teresina Rowell Havens, undated Teresina Rowell was born January 13, 1909, the daughter of Wilfrid Asa Rowell, a Congregational minister, and Teresina Peck Rowell (Smith 1894). Following her graduation from Smith College in 1929, Rowell went to Europe. She traveled ...

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Rowell, Teresina Peck, 1872-1945

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The Society of Friends (or 'Quakers') was formed by George Fox (1624-1691), a shoemaker from Nottingham. In the 1640s Fox travelled throughout England delivering sermons in which he argued that individuals could have direct access to God without the need for churches, priests or other aspects of the established Church. Fox's followers became known as the 'Friends of Truth' and later the 'Society of Friends'. Fox developed rules for the management of meetings, which were printed as 'Friends Fello...