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Young People's Peace Conference transcript

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-SC-222

Abstract

Contains the transcript of the Young People's Peace Conference sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers in 1933. Chief speakers were Frederick J. Libby, Paul Harris, Jr., Edmund B. Chaffee, Alden G. Alley, Sidney E. Goldstein, and Norman Thomas.

Dates

  • 1933

Creator

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Responding to a concern voiced by New York Quaker Henry L. Messner, a Young People's Peace Conference was sponsored by the Joint Peace Committee of New York Quakers and held at the Fifteenth Street Meeting in February 1933. 429 delegates were registered, representing Friends meetings and other organizations.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (.1 linear feet (1 folder.))

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--New York Yearly Meeting. Method of acquisition--Gift of; Date of acquisition--1997.

Related Archival Materials

Custodian--For a related collection in Friends Historical Library, see RG2, New York Yearly Meeting Records..
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