Conference of Philosophical Societies Records, 1976-2002
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Brief Description: The collection consists of the organizational records of the conference.  It consists of founding documents, correspondence, financial information, newsletters, files on various conferences and workshops, and copies of the Philosophical Calendars.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 1/2/MSS 258
Created by: Conference of Philosophical Societies
Volume: 8.0 Boxes
Acquired: Accessions 1136, 1986, 2010
Arrangement: The collection is arranged by type of document or record, and then chronologically.
Biographical Note for Conference of Philosophical Societies : The Conference of Philosophical Societies was formed in 1976 after several years of efforts on the part of various Philosophy groups in the United States.  The Conference was intended to provide a forum for member societies to meet and discuss common interests and problems.  The Conference also publishes the Philosophical Calendar with information submitted by member societies.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
Conference of Philosophical Societies.
Philosophy - United States - 20th century
Genres/Forms of Material
Corporation records.
Minutes (Records)
Records (documents)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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Acquisition Notes: Robert Ginsberg, et. al.  Gift
PreferredCitation: [Item], Conference of Philosophical Socities records, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.