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Brother Josue (Joshua, also known as Tommy Glover), a monk at the Abbey of Gethsemani, Kentucky, between 1959-1963, most likely 1962, 1959-1963

Identifier: COU:1417:07:36-39:RZ1-P-12

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi Papers include research and writings from his time as both a student and a teacher, documents relating to organizations and projects with which he was involved or founded, ephemera from events and workshops, photographs, and a variety of audio/visual media that contain homiletic, conversational, and academic content. Among other subjects, the various of media in the Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi Papers contain discussions and resources related to meditation, davvenology, ecumenism, Hasidism, holy days, Jewish music, Jewish mysticism (Kabbalah), psycho-halakhah, theology, spiritual eldering, and the psychology of religion.


  • 1959-1963


1 photographs

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Schachter-Shalomi notes that Brother Josue was one of the few monks who was studying Hebrew and that he had been a jazz musician who had played with Louis Armstrong. Approx. 5 in. x 7 in. black and white matte photo with uneven white borders and slight warping. Digital photo scanned at 800dpi and cropped to photo area.

  • photo Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Repository Details

Part of the University of Colorado Boulder Libraries, Rare and Distinctive Collections Repository

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