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Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006



  • Existence: June 1, 1924-April 12, 2006

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

William Sloane Coffin, Jr. papers

Call Number: MS 1665
Overview: The papers include correspondence, subject files, writings, clippings, audio and video recordings, and other materials that document the career of William Sloane Coffin, Jr. The collection includes documentation relating to the civil rights movement, Vietnam War protests, amnesty for war resisters, the Peace Corps, Operation Crossroads Africa, and Yale University during the time when Coffin served as chaplain of Yale University.
Dates: 1916-2006

Living the truth in a world of illusions / William Sloan Coffin. – San Francisco : Harper & Row, c1985

 Item — Box: 164, Folder: 1881
Call Number: MSS 86, Series II
Scope and Contents: Inscribed to RS by the author.
Dates: c1985

A. Sidney Lovett papers

Call Number: MS 1089
Overview: Correspondence, sermons, writings, photographs, printed material and miscellanea detailing the professional career and personal life of Sidney Lovett, a clergyman and chaplain at Yale University. Lovett's activities as a minister in Boston (1919-1932), chaplain at Yale (1932-1958), member of many university organizations and committees, including the Yale Faculty Committee for Receiving Oxford and Cambridge Children and Yale-in-China, pastor of the Church of Christ in Yale, master of Pierson...
Dates: 1889-1979

Quincy Porter Papers

Call Number: MSS 15
Overview: Music, correspondence and other papers, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer Quincy Porter (1897-1966)
Dates: 1897-1975 (inclusive)

The Charles Shackford Papers

Call Number: MSS 38
Overview: Music, correspondence and other writings, photographs, and additional materials by and about the American composer, conductor, and teacher Charles Shackford (1918-1979)
Dates: 1934-1984 (inclusive)

Timothy Dwight College, Yale University, memorabilia

Call Number: RU 825
Overview: The materials consist of a speech given by William Sloane Coffin at the dedication of the Coffin Common Room, Timothy Dwight College, Yale University in 1990.
Dates: 1990