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Elliston P. Morris letter

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-227

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a letter written to Elliston P. Morris by T. Edmund Harvey in 1921. In the letter, Harvey mentions his association with the War Victims' Relief Committee and Friends' Council for International Service. He also discusses serious a serious industrial crisis in England regarding unemployment.

Dates

  • 1921

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Elliston Perot Morris (1980-1899) was the son of Marriott C. Morris and a graduate of Haverford College (class of 1922). He worked with the American Friends Service Committee after World War I, and was a conscientious objector during World War II. In 1942, he declined to register for the military draft, and was sentenced to prison for a year and a day. Morris lived in Feasterville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and was a member of the Religious Society of Friends. He died in 1980.

Extent

0.005 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language

English

Overview

This collection contains a letter written to Elliston P. Morris by T. Edmund Harvey.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in a single folder.

Acquisition

The Elliston P. Morris letter was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1990.

Related Materials

Elliston P. Morris Collected papers (SCPC-CDG-A-Morris, Elliston P.)

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Stern; completed April, 2019.
Title
Elliston P. Morris letter, 1921
Author
Alexandra Stern
Date
April, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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