Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Henry Joel Cadbury Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-081
Abstract

Henry J. Cadbury (1883-1974) was a distinguished Biblical scholar, teacher, and a member of the Society of Friends. Cadbury was one of the founders of the American Friends Service Committee. He served as its chairman from both 1928 to 1934 and again from 1944 to 1960. Cadbury supervised famine relief both in the United States and in Europe.

Dates: 1917-1974

George Nasmyth and Florence Nasmyth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-057
Overview

George W. Nasmyth was educated at Cornell, Berlin, Gottingen, Heidelburg and Zurich. He dedicate his life to the cause of international understanding and peace. In 1919, he attended the Paris Peace Conference, and to organize the first meeting since the outbreak of the war of the World Alliance for Friendship Through the Churches. He died of a typhus infection at the age of 39, on September 20, 1920. Florence Nasmyth was a writer on peace issues.

Dates: 1911-1937

Filtered By

  • Subject: Universities and colleges X
  • Subject: Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Conscientious objection -- History -- Sources 1
International cooperation -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalism -- History -- Sources 1
Internationalists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
∨ more  
Names
American Friends Service Committee 1
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 1
Association of Cosmopolitan Clubs in the American Universities 1
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1