Brand Blanshard papers, 1873-1989 (inclusive), 1913-1989 (bulk).


Brand Blanshard papers, 1873-1989 (inclusive), 1913-1989 (bulk).

The papers consist of correspondence, writings, teaching files, diaries, photographs, and personal papers which document the personal life and career of Brand Blanshard and his first wife Frances Bradshaw Blanshard. The papers highlight the development of Swarthmore College during the presidency of Frank Aydelotte, the growth of the Yale University Department of Philosophy after World War II, and trends in the study and teaching of philosophy in the twentieth century.

40.53 linear ft. (82 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 8026571

Yale University Library

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