Papers of Wendell Robert Carr, 1960-1969.

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Carr, Wendell Robert. Papers of Wendell Robert Carr, 1960-1969.

Papers of Wendell Robert Carr, 1960-1969.

The collection documents Carr's graduate study at Harvard University in 1960-1962 as well as his teaching activities at the University in 1967-1968. The collection chiefly consists of course notes, syllabi, examinations, and student papers for courses in history, humanities, government, church history, and English taken by Carr while pursuing a master's degree. The courses were taught by Bernard Bailyn, Crane Brinton, Giles Constable, Donald Fleming, Frank Freidel, Myron Gilmore, Oscar Handlin, H. Stuart Hughes, Howard Mumford Jones, William L. Langer, Perry Miller, Reinhold Neibuhr, Heiko Oberman, Charles H. Taylor, and Paul Tillich. The collection also includes annotated reading assignments for Social Sciences 3 used by Carr while teaching the course in 1967-1968. In addition, the collection documents Carr's professional writing activities, including two of his printed articles.

1.2 cubic feet (3 document boxes, 1 half document box)

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Harvard University

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Brinton, Crane, 1898-1968

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Fleming, Donald, 1923-2008

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Gilmore, Myron Piper, 1910-....

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Gilmore (1910-1978) taught history at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Myron Piper Gilmore, 1952-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973313 ...

Bailyn, Bernard

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Carr, Wendell, Robert

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Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980

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Jones was a Professor of English at Harvard, having joined the department in 1936; he retired in 1962 as Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of the Humanities. He was known as the "historian of American culture." From the description of Correspondence with Robert E. L. Strider, 1949-1980 (inclusive), 1962-1979 (bulk) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77064254 Writer and educator at Harvard University. From the description of Howard Mumford Jones Papers, 1915...

Handlin, Oscar, 1915-2011

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Freidel, Frank, 1916-1993

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Hughes, H. Stuart (Henry Stuart), 1916-1999

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Taylor, Charles H. (Charles Holt), 1899-

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Taylor graduated from Harvard in 1922 and taught history at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Charles H. Taylor, 1942. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973198 Evangelist and author. From the description of Papers, 1913-1966. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 34015073 ...

Miller, Perry, 1905-1963

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Langer, William L. (William Leonard), 1896-1977

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William L. Langer was born in Boston in March 1896. His early education concentrated on foreign languages, but he studied history, in which he ultimately obtained his MA and Ph. D. from Harvard. He joined the faculty there in 1927, obtaining a reputation in the field of diplomatic history. In a leave status from Harvard, he served as Deputy Chief, then Chief, of the Research and Analysis Branch of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during World War II, and was appointed an assistant to the S...

Tillich, Paul, 1886-1965

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Constable, Giles

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Oberman, Heiko Augustinus

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