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Records of University Chaplain, James Edward Avery (1949-1999)

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Identifier: 30/16
Abstract While attending Northwestern, James Edward Avery developed a calling toward the ministry. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Avery began studies at the Yale Divinity School. In 1973, Avery was hired as Northwestern’s interim chaplain. The following year he accepted the appointment of University Chaplain. During his tenure at Northwestern, Avery continued the development of the Alice Millar Chapel into a working congregation of regular attendants. Very popular with students, faculty, and...
Dates: 1960-1986; Other: Majority of material found in 1973-1986

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  • Subject: College students--Illinois--Evanston--Religious life X
  • Names: Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Office of the University Chaplains X