Drafts of chapters for "Freedom of inquiry and expression," 1936-1938


Date: 1936-1938 | Size: 1 Volumes, 1 volume, 433 p.


This collection contains essays edited by Cheyney and published in "Annals" of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 200(1938). Included are 13 letters, 1936-1938, about the manuscript to and from Edwin G. Conklin, Walter B. Cannon, and Roy F. Nichols. Concerning freedom of expression in various fields: inventions, social sciences, science, religion, working men, universities in various countries.

Background note

Historian Edward Potts Cheyney taught at the University of Pennsylvania.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume (433 p.). Typed, carbon.


Gift from Edwin G. Conklin, 1958 (1411ms).

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • American Academy of Political and Social Science


  • Drafts (preliminary versions).


  • Academic freedom
  • Freedom of speech.
  • Freedom of the press.
  • Liberty.
  • Teaching, Freedom of.