Philip W. Smith Papers
Scope and Contents
Organization: Organized in 6 series: 1. Correspondence; 2. Russia trips; 3. Journals; 4. Farm documents; 5. Writings and speeches; 6. Biographical and miscellaneous.
- Smith, Philip W., b. 1889 (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Smith was a member of Buckingham Monthly Meeting and as an ardent pacifist, wrote voluminous letters to congressmen, presidents, and newspaper editors. He died in 1981.
2 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was given to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection in 1981-1982 by Lucille Ulrich, who was the daughter of Philip W. Smith. The reminiscences were transferred to Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College in 1995, and the bulk of the papers transferred in 2000.
- Philip W. Smith Papers, 1906-1981
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