Avery, James Edward Records of University Chaplain

Span Dates: 1960-1986
Bulk Dates: 1973-1986
Volume: 58 boxes


The records of University Chaplain James E. Avery date from 1960 through 1986 and fill sixty boxes. The bulk of the records date from the period of Avery's Northwestern chaplaincy, 1973-1986. They are divided into six categories: Avery's biographical and educational materials, pastoral and personal correspondence, administrative subject files, Church in the Chapel records, Quaecumque files, and records pertaining to religious and special services performed by the chaplain or his associates.

Hist/Bio Note

See his biography in the Profiles Gallery at the following address:

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available online.


This collection is held at the Northwestern University Archives in Evanston, IL.


United Church of Christ/Congregational Church | Abels, Paul | Avery, James Edward | Huskey, Richard | Activist (religious institutions) | Ordination/clergy | Chicago | Illinois