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Daniel Berrigan and Philip Berrigan Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Berrigan, Daniel and Philip

Abstract

Collection consists of printed correspondence, leaflets, pamphlets, news clippings, other writings by and about Daniel Berrigan and Philip Berrigan.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1964-

Creator

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Daniel Berrigan, S.J. (1921-) Roman Catholic priest, peace activist, poet. Philip Berrigan (1923-2002), peace activist, author, former Roman Catholic priest; served in World War II; m. Elizabeth McAlister. Both brothers protested the Vietnam War and were active in various peace, antiwar, and civil rights movements, including the Plowshares movement. Both were for a time on the FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list for acts of vandalism including destruction of government property.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear inches.)

Arrangement

Records. arranged chronologically.

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of Daniel Berrigan or Philip Berrigan.
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