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John Joseph Crowden Papers, 1964-1984

Collection Overview

Title: John Joseph Crowden Papers, 1964-1984

ID: RG 09/9.20

Creator: Crowden, John Joseph

Extent: 1.0 MS boxes

Languages: English [eng]


John Crowden taught at sociology at Berea College for forty-one years and coordinated the college's convocations program for twenty years before retiring in 2004.

Crowden was a graduate of Transylvania University in Lexington and also held degrees from the Lexington Theological Seminary and was ordained in the Disciples of Christ (Christian) Church. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Kentucky. He began teaching in the Sociology Department of Berea College in 1963 and served as the chairperson of the department for a number of years. Crowden passed away in December of 2004.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collections consists of papers of John Crowden from his work at Berea College.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.

Use Restrictions: Federal copyright regulations apply.  Cite all information.  Folders 1 and 2 are Restricted as they contain personal information.

Preferred Citation: [Item/Folder/Box Identification], RG 09/9.20: John Crowden Papers, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Berea, Ky.

Processing Information: Finding aid created 2016.

Box and Folder Listing

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Folder 1: Year of Review of Teaching Effectiveness RESTRICTED, 1976 - 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Termination of Dan Armstrong RESTRICTED, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Review of Convocation Policy, 1970 - 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 4: SREB Intern Program, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Advisory Council Discussions on Homosexuality, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Sociology Courses, 1982 - 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Correspondence and Memoranda, 1964 - 1984Add to your cart.