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Civil rights

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Leon Kanegis papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1193
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Leon Kanegis’ writings on various civil rights, religious and political topics, as well as copies of his letters, including to his family, to political and judicial figures. As well, there are Kanegis’ teaching and committee membership files, spiritual diaries and philosophical deliberations, including into his own health issues, and cassette tapes on teaching in the First Day School. There are also annotated books on faiths explored by Kanegis and letters from the...
Dates: 1940-2003

Media Friends School records

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-127
Overview This collection is comprised of materials concerning appeals for funds and the admission of all qualified children regardless of race to Media Friends School in the late 1930s.
Dates: 1937-1965

Universal Peace Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-038
Overview The most colorful and important peace organization to rise from the the Civil War was the Universal Peace Union (UPU). This militant band grew out of reaction against compromising tactics which the American Peace Society adopted during the Civil War.
Dates: 1846-1938; Majority of material found within 1867-1923; Majority of material found within 1938