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Inventory of the Donald G. Brockett Collection
GTU 2009-8-01  
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Series 1:  Correspondence, 1959-1975

Physical Description: 17 file folders
Box/folder: 1 : 1a

To Donald Brockett from European pen pals, 1950-1963

Box/folder: 1 : 1b

Correspondence, 1959

Box/folder: 1 : 2

Correspondence, 1960 April-August

Box/folder: 1 : 3

Correspondence, 1960 September-1961 January

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence in this folder concerns Brockett's trip to Europe with a group of University of Redlands students.
Box/folder: 1 : 4a

Correspondence, 1961

Box/folder: 1 : 4b

Letter from Paul Tillich to Donald Brockett, 1961 March 23

Scope and Content Note

In this letter, Tillich replies to Brockett's questions about Christian development and the problem of justice in relation to divine providence.
Box/folder: 1 : 5

Correspondence, 1962

Box/folder: 1 : 6

Correspondence, Margaret Brockett and Ernest Hereen, 1962-1963

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters from Rev. Hereen to Margaret Brockett and letters from Margaret Brockett to son Donald G. Brockett.
Box/folder: 1 : 7

Correspondence, 1963

Scope and Content Note

Letter of December 1 discusses 1963 Civil Rights protests in Williamston, N.C., in which Andover Newton faculty and students participated. Includes letter from Nels Ferre.
Box/folder: 1 : 8

Correspondence, 1964

Scope and Content Note

Letters of February 13 and March 5 discuss Brockett's participation in the Boston Freedom School movement.
Box/folder: 1 : 9

Correspondence, 1965

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters from Culbert Rutenber and Rev. William Arthur.
Box/folder: 1 : 10

Correspondence, 1966

Box/folder: 1 : 11

Correspondence, 1967-1968

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter from Bruce Van Blair.
Box/folder: 1 : 12

Correspondence, 1969

Box/folder: 1 : 13

Correspondence, 1970

Box/folder: 1 : 14

Correspondence, 1971

Scope and Content Note

Includes letter from Paul Clasper.
Box/folder: 1 : 15

Correspondence, 1972-1975

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters from Walter Brueggman and Rev. Keith Miller.
 

Series 2:  Subject Files, 1932-1986

Physical Description: 5 file folders
Box/folder: 1 : 16

Awards, certificates, and cards, 1950-circa 1971

Box/folder: 1 : 17

Biography, circa 1986

Box/folder: 1 : 18

Newspaper clippings, school report, brochure, and book, 1932-circa 1963

Scope and Content Note

Includes The Minstrel Pleasure Chest, by Arthur Le Roy Kaser, Syracuse, N.Y., 1932.
Box/folder: 1 : 19

Sermons, 1970-1973

Box/folder: 1 : 20

Photographs and Slides, 1963-1970s

 

Series 3:  Audio Tapes, 1955-1974

Physical Description: 29 audio tapes
 

Subseries A:  Reel-to-Reel Tapes, 1955-1970

Physical Description: 11 reel-to-reel tapes
Box/reel: 1 : 1

Reading, "Renascence," by Paul Yinger, 1955

Box/reel: 1 : 2

Sermon and Ordination Service, Donald G. Brockett, First Congregational Church, Riverside, California, 1965 July 25

Box/reel: 1 : 3

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, First Congregational Church, Riverside, California, and Ordination Paper, Donald G. Brockett, 1965

Box/reel: 1 : 4

Message to parents, recorded by Donald G. Brockett, 1965 August 9

Box/reel: 1 : 5

Message to parents, recorded by Donald G. Brockett, 1965 September 3

Box/reel: 1 : 6

Sermon, "The Pharisee in All of Us," Donald G. Brockett, Malone, New York, 1965 October 14

Box/reel: 1 : 7

Message to parents, recorded by Donald G. Brockett, 1965 November 8

Box/reel: 1 : 8

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, circa 1965

Box/reel: 1 : 9

Sermon, "God the Gift Giver," Donald G. Brockett, circa 1965

Box/reel: 1 : 10

Two Sermons, Ernest Hereen, First Congregational Church, Riverside, California, circa 1966

Box/reel: 1 : 11

Sermon, Paul Yinger, and message to Donald G. Brockett, recorded by Bruce Van Blair, 1970

 

Subseries B:  Audio Cassettes, 1969-1974

Physical Description: 19 cassettes
Box/cassette: 1 : 1

Conversation between Donald G. Brockett and Bruce Van Blair, circa 1969

Box/cassette: 1 : 2

Conversation between Donald G. Brockett and Bruce Van Blair, circa 1969

Box/cassette: 1 : 3

Message to Bruce Van Blair, recorded by Donald G. Brockett (side A), and message to Donald G. Brockett, recorded by Bruce Van Blair (side B), circa 1969

Box/cassette: 1 : 4

Message to parents, recorded by Donald G. Brockett, circa 1969

Box/cassette: 1 : 5

Lecture, "The Way in Which We Can Know God," Morton Kelsey (side A), and message to parents, recorded by Donald G. Brockett (side B), circa 1969

Box/cassette: 1 : 6

Message to Bruce Van Blair, recorded by Donald G. Brockett (side A), and message to Donald G. Brockett, recorded by Bruce Van Blair (side B), circa 1970

Box/cassette: 1 : 7

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1972 September 24

Box/cassette: 1 : 8

Sermon, "Counting the Costs," Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 January 1

Box/cassette: 1 : 9

Sermons, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 February 3 and undated

Box/cassette: 1 : 10

Sermon, "The Light Came," Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 February 18

Box/cassette: 1 : 11

Sermon, "The One Who Showed Him Kindness," Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 February 25

Box/cassette: 1 : 12

Sermon, "A World to Play In," Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 March 4

Box/cassette: 1 : 13

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, probably 1973 May 13

Box/cassette: 1 : 14

Sermons, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973 June 3 and 8

Box/cassette: 1 : 15

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church (side A), and sermon, probably delivered by Eugene Nelson (side B), 1973 June 3 and undated

Box/cassette: 1 : 16

Sermon, Donald G. Brockett, Suisun-Fairfield First Congregational Church, 1973, July 22

Box/cassette: 1 : 17

Message to Donald G. Brockett, recorded by Margaret Brockett, 1974, September 26

Box/cassette: 1 : 18

Lecture, John C. Bennett, "Ethical Decisions in a Complex World," 1974 October 15