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LUCILE SWAN PAPERS
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Box: 3 Fold: 28 Miscellaneous: Notes by Lucile Swan on Teilhard de Chardin
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed notes by Lucile Swan on the thought of Teilhard de Chardin. First page includes autograph annotation by the latter. With typed copy of the first page. Total: 3 pages.

Box: 3 Fold: 29 Miscellaneous: "A Personalistic Universe" (Extracts & Notes)
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript entitled: "Loose sheet of MSS in folder marked Salisbury Association, and accompanying the essay "A Personalistic Universe." Extracts from the first cahier of the Association of Friends of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin..." Note at end: "Copied by Mrs. Lynn Franklin, Fredericksburg, Va. ..."

Also includes autograph notes by Lucile Swan, possibly relating to "A Personalistic Universe."

Box: 3 Fold: 30 Miscellaneous: Notes by Lucile Swan
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains fragments of typed and autograph notes by Lucile Swan re Teilhard de Chardin and other religious topics, as well as miscellaneous note/printed items.

Box: 3 Fold: 31 Miscellaneous: Note by Teilhard de Chardin
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains note by Teilhard de Chardin giving various addresses at which he resided between March 15 and April 10, 19-- (Autograph and typed.)

Box: 3 Fold: 32 Translations: Envelopes labelled by Lucile Swan
1933-1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains envelopes used by Lucile Swan to store translations of works by Teilhard de Chardin. Labelled by Swan.

Box: 3 Fold: 33 Translations: "Christology and Evolution"
Tientsin, Christmas 1933

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Includes carbon copy with autograph annotations/corrections by Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Christology and Evolution."

Box: 3 Fold: 34 Translations: "The Evolution of Chastity"
Peking, February 1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. With annotations/corrections by Swan. Title: "The Evolution of Chastity."

Box: 3 Fold: 35 Translations: "Let Us Save Humanity"
Peking, November 11, 1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Let Us Save Humanity: Reflections on the Present Crisis."

Box: 4 Fold: 1 Translations: "The Spiritual Phenomenon"
Tientsin, Christmas 1933

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "The Spiritual Phenomenon."

Box: 4 Fold: 2 Translations: "A Personalistic Universe"
Peking, May 4, 1936 with translator's notes 1965

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "A Personalistic Universe." Note at end: "Peiping 1937 -- Translation made for private circulation, is for the time being the only one available. In many passages it does not faithfully represent the thought of the author, and has been formally declared incorrect and inexact. The readers should keep in mind that these notes were not, in their present form, meant for the general public, and refrain from undue judgements until an official correct translation will be published. (End MSS from France.)... This manuscript has been copied from a mimeographed text supplied by Mrs. Howard Aller, Lakeville, Connecticut. She, in turn, received it directly from Miss Jeanne Mortier in Paris, France. Butler-Brayne Franklin (Mrs. L.W.F.) Fredericksburg, Virginia, 3/23/65.

Box: 4 Fold: 3 Translations: "Human Energy"
Marseille/Shanghai, August 6 - September 8, 1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Human Energy." Translated in Peking, August 6, 1938.

Box: 4 Fold: 4 Translations: "On a Possible Base for a Common Human Creed"
Peking, April 11, 1940

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "On a Possible Base for a Common Human Creed." With autograph corrections by Swan. Includes carbon copy with autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 5 Translations: "The Future of Man..."
Peking, April 1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "The Future of Man as Seen by a Paleontologist." Includes autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin. With three copies.

Box: 4 Fold: 6 Translations: "The Spiritual Share of the Far East"
February 10, 1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "The Spiritual Share of the Far East: Some Personal Reflections." With carbon and xerox copies.

Box: 4 Fold: 7 Translations: "The Convergence of the Universe"
October 10, 1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph of typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: " The Convergence of the Universe."

Box: 4 Fold: 8 Translations: "Le Christique"
New York, March 1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 typescripts of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Christique." With autograph corrections by Lucile Swan. Includes 2 xerox copies.

Box: 4 Fold: 9 Translations: "The Divine Center"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: " The Divine Center: Essay of the Interior Vision."

Box: 4 Fold: 10 Translations: "Man's Place in Nature"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: " Man's Place in Nature." With autograph corrections by Lucile Swan. With carbon copy.

Box: 4 Fold: 11 Translations: "The Mass on the World"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 typescripts of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: " The Mass on the World." One set includes autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 12 Translations: "The Mass on the World" (Cuenot/Lindsay)
September 30, 1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS with postmarked envelope, from Noel Lindsay to Claude Cuenot re translation of "The Mass on the World." With typescript translation of an extract by Lucile Swan showing Lindsay's corrections/suggestions, as well as autograph extract by Cuenot. Total: 5 sheets.

Box: 4 Fold: 13 Translations: "The Natural Human Units"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: " The Natural Human Units: Essay of a Biology and a Moral of Races." Includes autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 14 Translations: "Oh Christ Jesus"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of English translation of a prayer(?) by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Untitled. First line starts: " Oh Christ Jesus..." Includes carbon copy.

Box: 4 Fold: 15 Reprints: Envelope labelled by Lucile Swan
1941-1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains envelope used by Lucile Swan to store reprints of essays by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 16 Printed essay: "Reflexions sur le Progres"
May 1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed essay(s) by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Main title: "Reflexions sur le Progres." Essays included are: "L'Avenir de l'Homme," "Vue par un Paleontologiste," and "Les Bases Possibles d'un Credo Humain Commun." 250 copies printed for private circulation. Peking, May 1941.

Box: 4 Fold: 17 Reprints: "Le Rebondissement Humain de l'Evolution..."
1947/1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay(s) by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Rebondissement Humain de l'Evolution et ses Consequences." Inscribed by Teilhard to Swan. Written: St. Germain-en-Laye, September 23, 1947. Reprinted from "Revue des Questions Scientifiques" (April 20, 1948).

Box: 4 Fold: 18 Reprints: "Les Directions et les Conditions de l'Avenir"
1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay(s) by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Les Directions et les Conditions de l'Avenir." Written: Paris, June 20, 1948. Reprinted from "Revue Psyche" (October 1948).

Box: 4 Fold: 19 Reprints: "Les conditions Psychologiques de l'Unification Humaine"
1948/1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay(s) by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Les Conditions Psychologiques de l'Unification Humaine." Written: Paris, January 6 1949. Reprinted from "Revue Psyche" (December 1948?)

Box: 4 Fold: 20 Reprints: "L'Humanite Se Meut-elle Biologiquement..."
1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "L'Humanite se meut-elle biologiquement sur elle-meme?" With autograph note by Teilhard on first page. Written: St. Germain-en-Laye, May 4, 1949. Reprinted from "La Revue des Questions Scientifiques" (October 20, 1949).

Box: 4 Fold: 21 Reprints: "La Reflexion de l'Energie"
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Reflexion de l'Energie." Reprinted from "Revue des Questions Scientifiques" (October 20, 1952). Includes autograph notes by Lucile Swan (1 folio).

Box: 4 Fold: 22 Reprints: "La Fin de l'Espece"
1952/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Fin de l'Espece." Inscribed by Teilhard to Lucile Swan. Written: New York, December 9, 1952. Reprinted from "Revue Psyche" (February 1953).

Box: 4 Fold: 23 Reprints: "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine"
1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine." Printed in "Annales de Paleontologie," with memorial statement by Jean Piveteau(?).

Box: 4 Fold: 24 Printed essay: "La Place de l'Homme dans la Nature"
c.1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Place de l'Homme dans la Nature." Inscribed to Lucile Swan.

Box: 4 Fold: 25 Printed essay: "La Pensee Chretienne Face a l'Evolution"
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Pensee Chretienne Face a l'Evolution."

Box: 4 Fold: 26 Mimeograph: Envelopes labelled by Lucile Swan
1917-55

DESCRIPTION: Contains envelopes labelled by Lucile Swan, originally used to store the ensuing mimeograph copies of essays by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 27 Mimeograph: "Le Milieu Mystique"
Beaulieu-les-Fontaines, Oise, August 13, 1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Milieu Mystique."

Box: 4 Fold: 28 Mimeograph: "La Messe sur le Monde"
Ordos, 1923

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Messe sur le Monde."

Box: 4 Fold: 29 Mimeograph: "Le Milieu Divin"
Tientsin, November 1926 to March 1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Milieu Divin." Inscribed to Lucile Swan.

Box: 4 Fold: 30 Mimeograph: "Introduction au Christianisme"
Peking, June 29, 1944

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Introduction au Christianisme." Note title variation: "Introduction a l vie Chretienne."

Box: 4 Fold: 31 Mimeograph: "L'Apport Spirituel de l'Extreme-Orient..."
February 10, 1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "L'Apport Spirituel de l'Extreme-Orient Quelques Reflexions Personnelles."

Box: 4 Fold: 32 Mimeograph: "Comment Je Vois"
Auvergne, Les Moulins, par Neuville, 8/26/1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Comment Je Vois."



Box: 4 Fold: 33 Mimeograph: "Le Groupe Zoologique Humain..."
Paris, August 4, 1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Groupe Zoologique Humain: Structure et Directions Evolutives." Inscribed to Lucile Swan.

Box: 4 Fold: 34 Mimeograph: "Le Coeur du Probleme"
Les Moulins, Auvergne, September 8, 1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Coeur du Probleme."

Box: 4 Fold: 35 Mimeograph: "Reflexions sur l'Ultra-Humain..."
Paris, April 27, 1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Reflexions sur l'Ultra-Humain ou Les Phases d'une Planete Vivante." Inscribed to Lucile Swan. Includes autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 36 Mimeograph: "Le Phenomene Chretien"
Paris, May 10, 1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Phenomene Chretien." Includes autograph correction by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 37 Mimeograph: "Le Coeur de la Matiere"
Les Moulins, Auvergne, August 15, 1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Coeur de la Matiere." Inscribed to Lucile Swan. Includes autograph correction by Teilhard (p.44), and autograph note by Swan,

Box: 4 Fold: 38 Mimeograph: "La Convergence de l'Univers"
Capetown, S. Africa, July 23, 1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "La Convergence de l'Univers." Inscribed to Lucile Swan. With autograph corrections by Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 4 Fold: 39 Mimeograph: "Le Christique"
New York, March 1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains mimeograph copy of typed essay by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Title: "Le Christique." Includes loose autograph note by Lucile Swan.

Box: 5 Fold: 1 Index Cards to Essays by Teilhard de Chardin (Swan)
c.1917-1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5"x 3" index cards with typed entries for essays by Teilhard de Chardin in this collection.

Box: 5 Fold: 2 Postmarked envelopes: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
1933-1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains postmarked envelopes addressed to Lucile Swan from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 5 Fold: 3 Postmarked envelopes: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
1937-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains postmarked envelopes addressed to Lucile Swan from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

Box: 5 Fold: 4 Postmarked envelopes: Teilhard de Chardin to Lucile Swan
1941-1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains postmarked envelopes addressed to Lucile Swan from Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

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