PRESTON, ROBERT ASHER, 1912- .
MANUSCRIPT NUMBER 282
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Asher Preston Papers,
Archives and Manuscripts Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.
This is a collection of papers dating from 1923 until
his death in 1996. Topics such as mental health and religion, pastoral care,
and religious education are included in his papers. There is also a collection
of works regarding Anton T. Boisen, including works by him and about his work
on mental disorders. One such item is a dissertation on Boisen by Glenn H.
Asquith, Jr. Biographical information by Virgil David Cooper and autobiographical
information on Robert Preston are also included.
Box/Folder Description Dates
1/1 Attitude therapy and pastoral care 1971-1974
Anton T. Boisen
1/8 Articles by Anton T. Boisen 1948-1952
1/9 Boisen materials belonging to Dr. Preston 1934-1938
1/10 Glenn H. Asquith, Jr.’s dissertation on
Anton Boisen 1976
2/1 “The Problem of Mental Disorder: Collected
Papers” by A. T. Boisen 1937
2/2 Autobiography 1912-1996
2/3 Funeral service 1996
2/4 “The Human Document: a biography of Robert
A. Preston” by Virgil David Cooper 1978, 1995
1/2 Clinical training at Greystone Park 1923-1975
1/3 Journal articles 1943-1978
1/4 Journal articles – [photocopies] 1943-1978
1/5 [Loose materials] 1952-1960
1/6 Mental health and religion 1940
1/7 Religious education 1943