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Walter J. Feeney, SJ papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection BC-2005-112: Walter J. Feeney, SJ papers


  • 1964 - 1971

Scope and Contents

Composed of correspondence, publications, meeting minutes, reports, a photograph and some speeches. Most of the material concerns either the Weston College School of Philosophy Self Study or the Jesuit Community at Boston College. University related items deal with the Program for Jesuit Studies, Mathematics Seminars and the University Academic Senate. In addition, there are papers of the Association for Symbolic Logic and the American Jesuit Assistancy Conference on the Total Development of the Jesuit Priest.


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Collection is closed until processed.

Restrictions on use

These materials are made available for use in research, teaching and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. The original authors may retain copyright to the materials.

Biographical note

A Jesuit mathematician and college administrator, Walter J. Feeney, SJ graduated from Boston College in 1948 and then earned several graduate degrees, including a Ph.D from Catholic University of America in 1954. He was ordained in 1956 and in 1958 he became professor of Math and Philosophy at Boston College. From 1966 to 1969 he served as Dean of the University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and later directed the Program for Jesuit Studies. Feeney died in 1977.


1.75 Linear Feet (3 containers)

Language of Materials



Because the current accessioning system was not used until January 1986, it is not possible to know exactly the dates of acquisition of materials received before that time.

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Repository Details

Part of the John J. Burns Library Repository

John J. Burns Library
Boston College
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