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Archives & Manuscripts

Edwin Ginn and Ginn and Company Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Ginn, Edwin/ Ginn and Company

Abstract

Collection includes correspondence (1902-1909), publicity and reviews for The Future of War by Jean de Bloch (1902), pamphlets about world peace, world organization, international union, and limitation of armaments. The collection includes only incidental information about Ginn and Company.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1902-1909

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Edwin Ginn, 1838-1914; lived in Boston, Massachusetts; publisher, especially of textbooks; antiwar advocate; supported the Hague Peace Conferences of 1897 and 1907; sought to create an international peace force; founded the World Peace Foundation in 1910.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear inches.)

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