SPECIAL COLLECTIONS HOME PAGE
GO TO COLLECTION DETAIL
GO TO INDEX

PREVIOUS SEGMENT

GO TO BOTTOM OF SEGMENT

PIERRE LEROY PAPERS
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 1 Fold: 52 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 11/8/51
DATE SPAN: 11/08/1951 - 11/08/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 2pp., 11/8/51 (LFMF 102). Reference(s) to Raymond Jouve; to TdC's writing an article (for a collection of essays to be published by Julian Huxley), entitled "Reflexions sur les prolongements en l'Homme du mecamnisme de l'evolution" (in English, "Reflections on the Prolongation of the Mechanism of Evolution in Man'). Includes ANS from Rhoda de Terra to PL; and TL carbon from TdC to Jean-Baptiste Janssens.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 12/10/51
DATE SPAN: 12/10/1951 - 12/10/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 12/10/51 (LFMF 108). Reference(s) to Wenner-Gren Foundation, New York; Paul Fejos, Malvina Hoffman.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/13/52
DATE SPAN: 01/13/1952 - 01/13/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 1/13/52 (LFMF 117). Reference(s) to Malvina Hoffman, Lucile Swan.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/19/52
DATE SPAN: 01/19/1952 - 01/19/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 1/19/52 (LFMF 119). Reference(s) to Francoise Raphael, Margaret Mead, Prof. H.F. Blum.

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 2/17/52
DATE SPAN: 02/17/1952 - 02/17/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 2/17/52 (LFMF 120). Reference(s) to Georgetown University, Edmund Walsh, S.J.

Box: 1 Fold: 57 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/6/52
DATE SPAN: 03/06/1952 - 03/06/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 3/6/52 (LFMF 121). Reference(s) to John Stuart (director, Princeton University Observatory), Roger Williams (director, Institute of Biochemistry, Austin, Texas); death of Emile Licent.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/16/52
DATE SPAN: 03/16/1952 - 03/16/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS + carbon copy, 3/16/52 (LFMF 123). Reference(s) to theory of "orthogenesis."

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/21/52
DATE SPAN: 03/21/1952 - 03/21/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 3/21/52. Reference(s) to Pierre-Paul Grasse.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 4/6/52
DATE SPAN: 04/06/1952 - 04/06/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 4/6/52 (LFMF 125). Reference(s) to Julian Huxley, theory of "Noogenesis," Childs Frick, and meeting with Fairfield Osborn (son of Henry Fairfield Osborn, American biologist and paleontologist (1857-1935).

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 4/28/52
DATE SPAN: 04/28/1952 - 04/28/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 4/28/52 (LFMF 128). Reference(s) to Henri Vetch, Emmanuel de Breuvery, Monsignor Martin Sheen's sermon for Easter Mass at St. Patrick's, New York.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 5/24/52
DATE SPAN: 04/24/1952 - 04/24/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 5/24/52 (LFMF 129). Reference(s) to Wenner-Gren conference, June 9-20, 1952.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 6/5/52
DATE SPAN: 06/05/1952 - 06/05/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS + carbon copy, 6/5/52 (LFMF 131). Reference(s) to Fred Hoyle (British astronomer).

Box: 1 Fold: 64 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 6/27/52
DATE SPAN: 06/27/1952 - 06/27/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS, 6/27/52 (LFMF 133).

Box: 1 Fold: 65 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 7/12/52
DATE SPAN: 07/12/1952 - 07/12/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 7/12/52 (LFMF 136). Reference(s) to TdC's visit to California.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 7/30/52
DATE SPAN: 07/30/1952 - 07/30/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 2pp., 7/30/52 (LFMF 138). Reference(s) to Henri Cosme, Raymond Jouve, the geneticist Richard B. Goldschmidt.

Box: 1 Fold: 67 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 9/9/52
DATE SPAN: 09/09/1952 - 09/09/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2 pp., 9/9/52 (LFMF 143). Reference(s) to Alexis Carrel, Robert Gannon (new superior at St. Ignatius), Paul Fejos, TdC's visit to Glacier Park, Montana, Andre Ravier, Julian Huxley.

Box: 1 Fold: 68 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 9/29/52
DATE SPAN: 09/29/1952 - 09/29/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 9/29/52 (LFMF 146). Reference(s) to death of Raymond Jouve.

Box: 1 Fold: 69 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 10/14/52
DATE SPAN: 10/14/1952 - 10/14/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 10/14/52 (LFMF 147). Reference(s) to Lucien Cuenot, Emmanuel de Breuvery.

Box: 1 Fold: 70 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 11/5/52
DATE SPAN: 11/05/1952 - 11/05/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 11/5/52 (LFMF 148). Reference(s) to Lucien Cuenot, election of Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 11/26/52
DATE SPAN: 11/26/1952 - 11/26/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2 pp., 11/26/52 (LFMF 150). Reference(s) to Julian Huxley.

Box: 1 Fold: 72 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 12/24/52
DATE SPAN: 12/24/1952 - 12/24/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 12/24/52 (LFMF 152).

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/26/53
DATE SPAN: 01/26/1953 - 01/26/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 1/26/53 (LFMF 160). Reference(s) to Darwinian theory.

Box: 1 Fold: 74 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/1/53
DATE SPAN: 03/01/1953 - 03/01/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 3/1/53 (LFMF 162). Reference(s) to Malvina Hoffman.

Box: 1 Fold: 75 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/22/53
DATE SPAN: 03/22/1953 - 03/22/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp., 3/22/53 (LFMF 163). Reference(s) to Julian Huxley, Emmanuel de Breuvery, TdC's depression.

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 4/16/53
DATE SPAN: 04/16/1953 - 04/16/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp., 4/16/53 (LFMF 165). Reference(s) to Rhoda de Terra (surgery), Malvina Hoffman, TdC's own depression, TdC's essay, "L'Avenir de l'Espece Humaine" (in English, "The Future of the Human Species.")

Box: 1 Fold: 77 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 5/6/53
DATE SPAN: 05/06/1953 - 05/06/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp. + carbon copy, 5/6/53 (LFMF 166) Reference(s) to TdC's essay, "L'Avenir de l'Espece Humaine," Louis Schante, a French missionary in China who TdC met and became friends with during his time at Chabanal Hall near Peking.

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 5/31/53
DATE SPAN: 05/31/1953 - 05/31/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS xerox copy, 2pp., 5/31/53 (LFMF 170). Reference(s) to TdC's essay, "L'Energie d'Evolution."

Box: 1 Fold: 79 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 6/15/53
DATE SPAN: 06/15/1953 - 06/15/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 3pp., 6/15/53 (LFMF 173). Reference(s) to TdC's second trip to Africa.

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 6/27/53
DATE SPAN: 06/27/1953 - 06/27/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 6/27/53 (LFMF 176). Reference(s) to TdC's proposed work, "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine."

Box: 1 Fold: 81 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 8/5/53
DATE SPAN: 08/05/1953 - 08/05/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp., 8/5/53 (LFMF 177). Reference(s) to TdC's paleontological observations on his second trip to Africa.

Box: 1 Fold: 82 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 9/9/53
DATE SPAN: 09/09/1953 - 09/09/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp., 9/9/53 (LFMF 179). Reference(s) to Jacques Sommet.

Box: 1 Fold: 83 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 10/21/53
DATE SPAN: 10/21/1953 - 10/21/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 10/21/53 (LFMF 182). Reference(s) to TdC's return to New York from South Africa via Buenos Aires.

Box: 1 Fold: 84 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 11/9/53
DATE SPAN: 11/09/1953 - 11/09/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 11/9/53 (LFMF 184).

Box: 1 Fold: 85 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 12/17/53
DATE SPAN: 12/17/1953 - 12/17/1953

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 12/17/53 (LFMF 185). Reference(s) to TdC's writings: "Le Dieu de l'Evolution" for Raymond Vaufrey's "Anthropologie" (professor at Institute of Human Paleontology, Paris); and "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine." Also refers to Rhoda de Terra and Emmanuel de Breuvery.

Box: 1 Fold: 86 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/5/54
DATE SPAN: 01/05/1954 - 01/05/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 1/5/54 (LFMF 192). Reference(s) to TdC's work on his essay, "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine," death of Auguste Valensin, and preparations for his return to Paris.

Box: 1 Fold: 87 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/15/54
DATE SPAN: 01/15/1954 - 01/15/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS 2pp., + carbon copy, 1/15/54. Reference(s) to a prospective symposium on man - TdC outlines his ideas.

Box: 1 Fold: 88 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 2/9/54
DATE SPAN: 02/09/1954 - 02/09/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 2/9/54 (LFMF 193).

Box: 1 Fold: 89 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/7/54
DATE SPAN: 03/07/1954 - 03/07/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2 pp., 3/7/54 (LFMF 194). Reference(s) to death of Pierre Charles.

Box: 1 Fold: 90 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/16/54
DATE SPAN: 03/16/1954 - 03/16/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 3/16/54 (LFMF 195).

Box: 1 Fold: 91 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 3/30/54
DATE SPAN: 03/30/1954 - 03/30/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 3/30/54 (LFMF 197).

Box: 1 Fold: 92 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy (Easter 1954)
DATE SPAN: 04/18/1954 - 04/18/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS, 4/18/54 (LFMF 198).



Box: 1 Fold: 93 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 5/3/54
DATE SPAN: 05/03/1954 - 05/03/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 5/3/54 (LFMF 199). Reference(s) to Jean Rostand (author of "Ce Que Je Crois.")

Box: 1 Fold: 94 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 5/13/54
DATE SPAN: 05/13/1954 - 05/13/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 5/13/54 (LFMF 200). Reference(s) to TdC's prospective arrival in Paris.

Box: 1 Fold: 95 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 8/26/54
DATE SPAN: 08/26/1954 - 08/26/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 8/26/54 (LFMF 204).

Box: 1 Fold: 96 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 9/9/54
DATE SPAN: 09/09/1954 - 09/09/1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, TLS, 9/9/54. Reference(s) to PL's imminent visit to New York.

Box: 1 Fold: 97 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 1/22/55
DATE SPAN: 01/22/1955 - 01/22/1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 1/22/55 (LFMF 212).

Box: 1 Fold: 98 Teilhard to Pierre Leroy 4/4/55
DATE SPAN: 04/04/0195 - 04/04/1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from TdC to PL, ALS 2pp., 4/4/55 (LFMF 214). Includes 2 handwritten notes by PL identifying this last letter by TdC before his death, April 10, 1955. Reference(s) to Emmanuel de Breuvery, "Les Singularites de l'Espece Humaine," publication by the Wenner-Gren Foundation of various other essays, including: "Noosphere," and a report to Andre Ravier, "Recherche, Travail et Adoration."

Box: 2 Fold: 1 Teilhard de Chardin Centennial Exhibition, Nantes, France 1981
DATE SPAN: 08/28/1981 - 09/03/1981

DESCRIPTION: Contains file for exhibition on TdC entitled, "Exposition Centenaire de la Naissance de Pierre Teilhard de Chardin," held in Nantes, France, September 1981. Includes correspondence to PL, 2 cc. of program, 4 color photos of the exhibition.

Box: 2 Fold: 2 Teilhard de Chardin Centennial - Miscellaneous
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1981]? - [12/31/1981]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Michael le Movan (editor, Teilhard Review) to PL re. requesting PL to write an article for the centenary of TdC's birth. Includes xerox of newsclipping re. symposia held in France re. the centennial.

Box: 2 Fold: 3 Teilhard de Chardin Centennial Exhibition, Westminster Abbey 1982-83
DATE SPAN: 07/22/1982 - 01/19/1983

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, minutes re. the centennial exhibition honoring TdC held in Edinburgh and Westminster Abbey, 1983. Includes TLS xerox copy from the Duke of Norfolk, president of the exhibition; ALS from Janetta Warre (director of the exhibition) to PL. Also includes 5 color photos of the exhibition.

Box: 2 Fold: 4 Teilhard de Chardin Centennial - Commemorative Stamp
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1981]? - [12/31/1981]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 stamps issued in France to commemorate the birth of TdC. Includes xeroxed newsclippings.

NEXT SEGMENT
GO TO TOP OF SEGMENT

GO TO COLLECTION DETAIL
GO TO INDEX
GO TO SPECIAL COLLECTIONS HOME PAGE