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Ira G. Zepp, Jr. Papers, 1950-2008

Collection Overview

Title: Ira G. Zepp, Jr. Papers, 1950-2008

ID: MS/2011.23

Creator: Zepp, Ira G. (1929-)

Extent: 150.0 Linear Feet. More info below.


The collection is arrange loosely around broad subjects:

Religion, theologies, religion and politics, religion and personal liberty,  issues in religion including women, sexuality, suicide,  and homosexuality,  S.O.S. and Hinge, his writings, and his personal papers.

Date Acquired: 08/10/2011

Languages: English [eng]


This collection consists of 20 linear ft of unprocessed papers.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The papers in this collecton consist of Dr. Zepp's notes, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, and ephemera documenting his activities as educator and author.

Biographical Note

DOB: 1929/11/15

DOD: 2009/08/01



Spouses:  Mary Elizabeth Dodd

Children:  Alan P. Zepp, Karen P. Zepp, Paul Zepp, Jody K. Zepp

Education: Western Maryland College, 1952; Drew Theological Seminary, B.D. 1956; St. Mary's Seminary and University (Baltimore), Ph.D., 1971

Occupation:  Educator, Minister

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: Books listed on the attached spread sheet or in the collection under books were part of  Dr. Ira Zepp's Library and are for reference only.  These books are not in the collection.

Use Restrictions:

Copyright:  McDaniel College may hold copyright to sections of this material.

McDaniel College makes no representation that it is the owner of any copyright or other literary property in the materials contained in its archives, manuscript collections, and special collections unless specifically stated, (b) that in providing access to or permitting the reproduction of any such materials, McDaniel Archives does not assume any responsibility for obtaining or granting any permission to publish or use the same, and (c) that the responsibility (i) for determining the nature of any rights, and the ownership or interest therein, and for obtaining the appropriate permissions to publish or use and (ii) for determining the nature of any liabilities (including liabilities for defamation and invasion of privacy or publicity) that may arise from any publication or use, rest entirely with the researcher. 

Copying:  Papers may be copied in accordance with the Archives' usual procedures.

Acquisition Source: Allen Zepp

Acquisition Method: Gift

Preferred Citation: Collection name, number; McDaniel College Archives

Other Note: Because of space limitations, Ira Zepp's library will be deaccessioned. A record of all books in this library will be kept and will include title,  author(s)/editor(s), publication date, publisher, place of publication,  edition, and number of pages.

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