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  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biographical Note
  • Accruals

  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
    Title: Jiddu Krishnamurti Papers
    Creator: Krishnamurti, J. (Jiddu) (Jiddu Krishnamurti)
    Identifier/Call Number: MS-0009
    Physical Description: 1.83 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1935-1975
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    The collection includes promotional material, photographs, correspondence, audiocassettes and albums, newspaper articles, and one video.

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Source of Acquisition

    Andreas Brown

    Preferred Citation

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Jiddu Krishnamurti Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

    Biographical Note

    Jiddu Krishnamurti was a spiritual lecturer and author who, as a teenager was hailed as the "coming Messiah" by the Theosophical Society. In his early 30s he renounced his role and spent the rest of his life traveling the world teaching his spiritual beliefs.


    9999-161 [1993]

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Personal Papers
    Krishnamurti, J. (Jiddu), 1895-1986