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"Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought"

Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-046

Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript, entitled "Allen David Hole: his Life and Thought" edited by Francis Doan Hole. The manuscript includes a description of his early life, attendance at Earlham College, and essays written by Allen David Hole: "The Prophet," "Fundamental Concepts," "Real Safeguards for Individuals and Nations," and "He doeth all things well."


  • 1945


Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

Allen David Hole (1866-1940) was born August 6, 1866, in Bridgeport, IN, the son of Benjamin Hole and Isabel Wilson Hole. He married Mary D. Hole on September 9, 1908, and the couple had two children, Allen David Hole, Jr. and Francis Doane Hole. Hole was a Quaker school teacher for many years at a number of schools including schools in Bridgeport, IN, Friendswood, WI. After a year in Wisconsin, Allen returned to Indiana and attended Earlham College. After graduation, Hole was the principal and sole teacher of the Sand Creek Seminary, and later became a professor at Earlham College. Allen David Hole died August 23, 1940 in Richmond, Indiana.


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"Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought" edited by Frances Doan Hole, was donated to Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College, in 1946 by Francis D. Hole.

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Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September 2015.
Allen David Hole: His Life and Thought," 1945
Kara Flynn
September 2015
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