Papers of James Haughton Woods, ca. 1860-1961 (inclusive)


Woods, James Haughton, 1864-1935. Papers of James Haughton Woods, ca. 1860-1961 (inclusive)

Papers of James Haughton Woods, ca. 1860-1961 (inclusive)

Contains both personal and professional correspondence, 1860-1961, including Woods family correspondence. Also lecture notes, photographs, and 1903 diary. Correspondents include Phillips Brooks, W.E. Hocking, and Elizabeth Woods. Some outgoing letters, 1930-1934, pertain to Harvard matters. Related publications and reference material also available in repository.

12 containers of mss.

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Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893 (person)

Brooks was an Episcopal clergyman. He was rector of Trinity Church, Boston (1868-1893) and bishop of Massachusetts (1891-1893). From the description of Sermons and lectures, 1858-1891. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 81069474 From the description of Correspondence and compositions, 1831-1901 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390105 From the description of Papers, 1832-1892. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122575025 ...

Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 (person)

Hocking graduated in 1901 and taught philosophy at Harvard. From the description of Philosophy D : technique of thought and of argument. [1942-1943] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228512457 From the description of Papers of William Ernest Hocking, 1927-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973067 Hocking was a professor of philosophy at Harvard University. Together with his wife, Agnes Hocking, they founded the Shady Hill School. ...

Woods, James Haughton, 1864-1935 (person)

Woods graduated from Harvard in 1887 and taught philosophy at Harvard. From the description of Papers of James Haughton Woods, ca. 1860-1961 (inclusive) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972939 James Haughton Woods (1864-1935), a scholar of Greek and Indic philosophy, graduated from Harvard University in 1887 with an A.B. degree in Philosophy and English composition. He spent most of the next two decades at various institutions in England, continental ...

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