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The Paul Louis Lehmann Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCM 052

Scope and Content

This collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, sermons, lecture and class notes, photographs, and other miscellaneous material.

Dates

  • 1906 - 1994

Language of Materials

English, German

Access:

There are no special restrictions to access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Paul Louis Lehmann Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.

Chronology

1906
Born 10 September in Baltimore, Maryland.
1927
Received B.A. and B.S. in education from Ohio State University.
1927-1929
Pastor of St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church, Garwood, New Jersey.
1929
Married Marion N. Lucks
1930
Received B.D. from Union Theological Seminary.
1930-1932
Assistant professor of theology at Union Theological Seminary.
1932-1933
Studied at the Universities of Zurich and Bonn as UTS Fogg Travelling Fellow.
1933-1940
Assistant Professor and (from 1936) Professor of Religion and Philosophy at Elmhurst College, Illinois.
1936
Received Th.D. from Union Theological Seminary.
1940-1941
Associate Professor of Biblical and Systematic Theology at Eden Theological Seminary, Missouri.
1941-1946
Associate Professor of Biblical History at Wellesley College, Massachusetts.
1946-1947
Associate Editor of Religious Book Dept. of Westminster Press.
1947-1956
Associate Professor and (from 1949) Stephen Caldwell Professor of Christian Ethics at Princeton Theological Seminary.
1956-1963
Parkman Professor of Theology and (from 1957) Florence Corliss Lamont Professor of Divinity, Harvard Divinity School.
1963-1974
Auburn Professor of Systematic Theology and (from 1968) Charles A. Briggs Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary.
1994
Died 27 February. Buried in Princeton, New Jersey.

Extent

71.5 Linear Feet (68 Boxes; 1 oversized folder)

Processing Information:

These papers were donated to the Seminary by Dr. Lehmann in April of 1992. The original finding aid was written by Joe L. Coker, under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist, in 1999. The papers were left in their original order. In the finding aid below "PL" refers to Paul Lehmann. The finding aid was edited by Sarah A. Seraphin in January of 2009.
Title
The Paul Louis Lehmann Manuscript Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Joe L. Coker
Date
2009
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Princeton Theological Seminary
Library
PO Box 821
Princeton NJ 08542 USA