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Series A: American (USA) Correspondence, 1909-1972


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access Note

All or part of this collection is stored off-site. Contact Swarthmore College Peace Collection staff at at least two weeks in advance of visit to request boxes.


Series A consists largely of correspondence with individuals. Included are a few religious bodies, committees and foundations. In addition to letters there are also writings by some of the correspondents and material about them. The names are in alphabetical order. Within the folders the arrangement is by date. The bulk of the correspondence is from the mid-1930s through December 1967 when Sayre suffered a stroke. The first folder in Box 1 contains a small amount of early correspondence. In the same folder there is a list of early correspondents for whom there are individual folders.

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