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Brennan, Joseph Gerard, 1910-2004

 Person

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph G. Brennan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-134
Content Description Correspondence, letters received from Thoman Mann, 1948, and Graham Greene, 1961, 1982; Letters received from academicians and litterateurs, 1942–1997; Letters from Naval War College students regarding Foundation of Moral Obligations course, 1981–1991; Syllabus and lectures for Naval War College elective “Philosophy in American Values;” Cassette tapes of lectures for Naval War College elective “Foundations of Moral Obligations”; Notes for NWC electives courses; Published and unpublished articles, 1930–1995; Book review, 1924; Scripts for special events lectures at the Naval War College; Notes on Greek philosophy, 1975, with commentary; Lectures and notes for Barnard College and Harvard University; Bibliography and vita; Excerpts from writings of philosophers and authors; Books by and about Thomas Mann and manuscript material loaned to Boston College Burns Library for exhibit on Mann; Congratulatory letters on the occasion of his retirement and a collection of poems by Constantine Cavafy; Speeches and letters of VADM James B. Stockdale, 1993–1998.
Dates: 1924 - 1998

Brennan, Joseph G.: St. Patrick's Day Tribute to James Joyce, 1992 Mar 17

 Item — Microfilm Cabinet: 4, Drawer: 6
Identifier: RG-15- Item VC3839
Scope and Contents From the Record Group: Classified and unclassified lectures delivered by visiting scholars, flag rank officers, and government officials.
Dates: 1992 Mar 17

Foundations of Moral Obligation course summary, 1978-1979

 Item — Box: 9, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a week-by-week course summary for Foundations of Moral Obligation describing each week's readings and discussion focus.
Dates: 1978-1979

Foundations of Moral Obligation syllabus, 1978-1979

 Item — Box: 9, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents Photocopy of syllabus for the Foundations of Moral Obligation, EL 101. The syllabus includeas a course description, and weekly required readings.
Dates: 1978-1979

Letter to Joseph G. Brennan from James B. Stockdale, 1976 Aug 9

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents Letter from Stockdale to Professor Brennan granting him permission to include a letter in a forthcoming publication.
Dates: 1976 Aug 9

Photograph of Joseph G. Brennan and James B. Stockdale, 1979

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, speeches, newspaper articles, lectures, audio and video tape recordings, articles, and photographs relating to James B. Stockdale’s academic and naval careers from 1965 through 2005. The bulk of this collection documents his correspondence and work at the Naval War College, specifically his administrative and educational roles. Prominent correspondents include Professor Joseph G. Brennan (1910-2004), Admirals Carlisle Trost (1930-), Thomas Hayward (1924-), James Holloway III (1922-), Julien J. LeBourgeois (1923-2012), and Senators John Chafee (1922-1999), Sam Nunn (1938-), and John Tower (1925-1991). The majority of the correspondence relates to his professional work and responsibilities. Along with Stockdale’s published and unpublished writings on moral leadership, his prisoner of war experiences, and the mind in captivity, there are several articles by other academics and writers contained in this collection. Significant speeches from 1965-1993, which includes his time as president of the Naval War College, are in the collection. His speeches on values, leadership, and his prisoner of war experiences were in high demand. Of particular interest within this collection are two volumes of lectures for the popular course entitled Foundations of Moral Obligation team-taught by Stockdale and Brennan. A summary of his captivity in a North Vietnamese prison from 9 September 1965 to 12...
Dates: 1979

Photographs of Joseph G. Brennan and James B. Stockdale, 1979, 1983

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, speeches, newspaper articles, lectures, audio and video tape recordings, articles, and photographs relating to James B. Stockdale’s academic and naval careers from 1965 through 2005. The bulk of this collection documents his correspondence and work at the Naval War College, specifically his administrative and educational roles. Prominent correspondents include Professor Joseph G. Brennan (1910-2004), Admirals Carlisle Trost (1930-), Thomas Hayward (1924-), James Holloway III (1922-), Julien J. LeBourgeois (1923-2012), and Senators John Chafee (1922-1999), Sam Nunn (1938-), and John Tower (1925-1991). The majority of the correspondence relates to his professional work and responsibilities. Along with Stockdale’s published and unpublished writings on moral leadership, his prisoner of war experiences, and the mind in captivity, there are several articles by other academics and writers contained in this collection. Significant speeches from 1965-1993, which includes his time as president of the Naval War College, are in the collection. His speeches on values, leadership, and his prisoner of war experiences were in high demand. Of particular interest within this collection are two volumes of lectures for the popular course entitled Foundations of Moral Obligation team-taught by Stockdale and Brennan. A summary of his captivity in a North Vietnamese prison from 9 September 1965 to 12...
Dates: 1979, 1983

Report on Foundations of Moral Obligation to the President, NWC, 1980 Jan 29

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, speeches, newspaper articles, lectures, audio and video tape recordings, articles, and photographs relating to James B. Stockdale’s academic and naval careers from 1965 through 2005. The bulk of this collection documents his correspondence and work at the Naval War College, specifically his administrative and educational roles. Prominent correspondents include Professor Joseph G. Brennan (1910-2004), Admirals Carlisle Trost (1930-), Thomas Hayward (1924-), James Holloway III (1922-), Julien J. LeBourgeois (1923-2012), and Senators John Chafee (1922-1999), Sam Nunn (1938-), and John Tower (1925-1991). The majority of the correspondence relates to his professional work and responsibilities. Along with Stockdale’s published and unpublished writings on moral leadership, his prisoner of war experiences, and the mind in captivity, there are several articles by other academics and writers contained in this collection. Significant speeches from 1965-1993, which includes his time as president of the Naval War College, are in the collection. His speeches on values, leadership, and his prisoner of war experiences were in high demand. Of particular interest within this collection are two volumes of lectures for the popular course entitled Foundations of Moral Obligation team-taught by Stockdale and Brennan. A summary of his captivity in a North Vietnamese prison from 9 September 1965 to 12...
Dates: 1980 Jan 29

James B. Stockdale papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-085
Abstract Vice Admiral James B. Stockdale (1923-2005) was a highly decorated naval aviator who spent nearly eight years as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War. He was the fortieth President of the Naval War College and after his retirement from the navy he served as President of The Citadel, Charleston, S.C and was an independent candidate for Vice President of the U.S. in 1992. This collection includes correspondence, photographs, newspaper articles, speeches, and writings relating to Stockdale’s naval and academic careers.
Dates: 1965-2005; Majority of material found within 1975-1983

"The Stockdale Course," by Joseph Gerard Brennan, undated

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSC-085
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, speeches, newspaper articles, lectures, audio and video tape recordings, articles, and photographs relating to James B. Stockdale’s academic and naval careers from 1965 through 2005. The bulk of this collection documents his correspondence and work at the Naval War College, specifically his administrative and educational roles. Prominent correspondents include Professor Joseph G. Brennan (1910-2004), Admirals Carlisle Trost (1930-), Thomas Hayward (1924-), James Holloway III (1922-), Julien J. LeBourgeois (1923-2012), and Senators John Chafee (1922-1999), Sam Nunn (1938-), and John Tower (1925-1991). The majority of the correspondence relates to his professional work and responsibilities. Along with Stockdale’s published and unpublished writings on moral leadership, his prisoner of war experiences, and the mind in captivity, there are several articles by other academics and writers contained in this collection. Significant speeches from 1965-1993, which includes his time as president of the Naval War College, are in the collection. His speeches on values, leadership, and his prisoner of war experiences were in high demand. Of particular interest within this collection are two volumes of lectures for the popular course entitled Foundations of Moral Obligation team-taught by Stockdale and Brennan. A summary of his captivity in a North Vietnamese prison from 9 September 1965 to 12...
Dates: undated