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Archives & Manuscripts

George Lakey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-259

Dates

  • 1974-1984

Biographical / Historical

George Lakey combined the roles of pacifist, activist, teacher, and writer. He was imprisoned for civil rights sit-ins; he taught at the Martin Luther King School of Social Change, Haverford College, and the University of Pennsylvania. He co-chaired A Quaker Action Group and was project director of the voyage of the Phoenix, a sailing ship which transported medical supplies to North and South Vietnam during the Vietnamese Conflict.

Extent

0.08 Linear Feet (1 linear in.)

Language

English

Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
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Undetermined
Script of description
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