MORTON SMITH (1915-1991)

NAME: Morton Smith, 1915–1991

TITLE: Morton Smith Papers, 1946–1992

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 106.3 linear feet (85.3 linear feet of cards)

RESEARCH NOTE: Access may be restricted. Reproduction or publication only with permission.

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: Morton Smith was a scholar and historian of the Ancient World (First Century Christianity and Second Temple Judaism).

COLLECTION SUMMARY: The Morton Smith Papers (1946-1992) consist of correspondence, manuscripts, typescripts, research notes, printed material, photographs, index cards, and tapes.

LANGUAGES: English, Greek, Spanish, German, French, Hebrew, Italian, Latin

INVENTORY NOTE: The most current general and box level inventory is available in the Special Collections Reading Room.

ARCHIVE LOCATION: The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY,  10027.

RELATED MATERIALS: ARC 19 Elias J. Bickerman; E.J. Bickerman book collection

Selected Search Terms

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  • Jacob Neusner
  • E. R. Goodenough


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