A Refuge for Scholars


Archival documents and images included in the booklet A Refuge for Scholars : Present Challenges in Historical Perspective

The exhibit, A Scholar's Paradise in the World, is a companion to the Spring 2017 Institute Letter, which features three articles written by the History Working Group: The Institute's Founding Ethos in Our Precarious Present; Einstein, Plumbers, and McCarthyism; and Emmy Noether's Paradise.

Archival sources for A Refuge for Scholars: Present Challenges in Historical Perspective:

Except where otherwise noted, images in the text were provided by the Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center of the Institute for Advanced Study.