Guide to the Henry E. Kolbe Papers, 1928-1934
Henry E. Kolbe graduated from Duke University in 1933. The collection includes Kolbe's writings, correspondence, and photographs. The material ranges in date from 1928-1934.
- Record Group
- Henry E. Kolbe papers
- Kolbe, Henry E.
- 0.5 Linear Feet, about 20 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
The collection contains four bound volumes of essays, notes and writings written by Kolbe during his years at Duke. Also included is a small set of correspondence and eleven photographs, which include images of campus construction and the Duke University Student Volunteer Movement Retreat from 1930. The images are identified. The material ranges in date from 1928-1934.
Access to the Collection
Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.
Collection is open for research.
In off-site storage; 48 hours advanced notice is required for use.
Use & Permissions
Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], Henry E. Kolbe Papers, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Henry Eugene Kolbe came to Duke from Annapolis, Maryland. He graduated with an A.B. degree in 1933 and was Phi Beta Kappa. He worked at Duke in Charles Jordan's office until the end of October 1934. Kolbe joined the Virginia Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South where he served as pastor until September 1942. He moved to Wisconsin and continued working as a pastor while attending Garrett Biblical Institute from where he earned a B.D. in 1945. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 1946 and 1948, respectively. Kolbe taught at Earlham College, DePauw University and at Garrett Theological Seminary.
- William Ivey Cranford Papers, circa 1889-1934 (Duke University Archives)
- Register of the Paul Ramsey Papers, 1934-1984 and undated (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University)
Click to find related materials at Duke University Libraries.
The Henry E. Kolbe Papers were received by the University Archives as a gift in 1977.
Processed by Kimberly Sims, January 2007
Encoded by Kimberly Sims, January 2007
Accession A77-64 is described in this finding aid.