Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980

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Dorothy Day (1897-1980), American pacifist, social activist, convert to Roman Catholicism, author, and advocate for the poor; founded the Catholic Worker Movement with Peter Maurin.

From the description of Dorothy Day collected papers, 1915- (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 721330723

Editor and publisher of The Catholic Worker.

From the description of Correspondence, with Agnes Inglis, 1943-1948. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34367808

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referencedIn Sheed and Ward (Firm). Records, 1933-1973. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Cullen, Michael Denis. Papers, 1953-[ongoing], bulk 1960-1976. Marquette University Raynor Memorial Library, John P. Raynor Library
referencedIn Judith Malina diaries, 1947-1959 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Vol. vii (ff. 192). Corbishley, Fr. Thomas – Dobbie, Orde.includes:ff. 1-3v Evelyn Arthur St John Waugh, novelist: Fr Thomas Corbishley, of Campion Hall, Oxford: Letters to Evelyn Arthur St John Waugh from Fr. Thomas Corbishley: 1948.f. 4 Evelyn... British Library
referencedIn Sullivan, Richard, 1908-1981. Catholic Authors manuscript collection, [1940-1954]. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Dwight Macdonald papers, 1865-1984, 1920-1978 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Brommel, Bernard J., 1930-. Bernard J. Brommel-Eugene V. Debs papers, 1886-2003. Newberry Library
referencedIn Grace Delafield Day Spier papers, 1928-1931, 1928-1931 Literature and Rare Books
referencedIn Holger Cahill Papers, 1907-1983, 1942-1959 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Samuel and Bella Spewack Papers, ca.1920-1980 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Malina, Judith, 1926-. Judith Malina diaries, 1947-1959. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Fast for Peace Committee (U.S.). Collection, 1950-1951. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Papers, 1908-1985 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Walker Percy Papers, circa 1910-1992 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Makletzoff, Ann Harrigan, 1910-1984. Papers, 1938-1983. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Spier, Grace Delafield Day. Papers. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
referencedIn Manhattanville College. Library. Miscellaneous manuscripts collection, 1750-1956. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Papers of Eugene O'Neill [manuscript], 1915-1940. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Spewack, Samuel and Bella. Papers, ca.1920-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980. Correspondence, 1967, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Dorothy Day - Catholic Worker Collection, 1897-[ongoing], bulk 1933-[ongoing]. Marquette University Raynor Memorial Library, John P. Raynor Library
creatorOf Corbin, Martin J. Letters, 1964-1976, n.d., to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980. Dorothy Day collected papers, 1915- Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Catholic Worker Movement. Catholic Worker Movement collection, 1936- Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
creatorOf OAC Review Index. Alumni, OAC Review, v.35, no.11, July 1923, p.438-439. University of Guelph
creatorOf Moore, Nina Polcyn. Papers, 1931-1979. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960. Holger Cahill Papers, 1907-1983, bulk (1942-1959). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Larsson, Raymond Ellsworth, 1901-. Papers, 1942-1982. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
referencedIn Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. Allen Ginsberg papers, 1944-1991. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Day, Dorothy K. The poetry of "Household words". Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Macdonald, Dwight. Dwight Macdonald papers, 1865-1984 (inclusive), 1920-1978 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Day, Dorothy, 1899-. Correspondence, with Agnes Inglis, 1943-1948. University of Michigan
referencedIn Miller, William D., 1916-. Papers, 1953-1988. Marquette University Raynor Memorial Library, John P. Raynor Library
referencedIn Bethune, Ade, 1914-2002. Catholic Worker materials, Ade Bethune papers. St. Catherine University, St. Paul Campus Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Catholic Peace Fellowship. Records, 1962-[ongoing]. University of Notre Dame, Hesburgh Library
creatorOf SCI International Voluntary Service (U.S.). Records, 1954-1973. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968. James Forest - Thomas Merton Collection, 1915-1996, (bulk 1962-1980). Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn Dobbs, Jeannine. Class essays, 1977. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980. School memory book kept while at Faxon School [manuscript] 1921. University of Virginia. Library
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correspondedWith BARBARA DEMING, 1917-1984 person
correspondedWith Bethune, Ade, 1914-2002. person
associatedWith Brommel, Bernard J., 1930- person
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
associatedWith Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960. person
associatedWith Catholic Peace Fellowship. corporateBody
associatedWith Catholic Worker Movement. corporateBody
associatedWith Cullen, Michael Denis. person
associatedWith Dobbs, Jeannine. person
associatedWith Fast for Peace Committee (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Furst, Alice Graystone Baker, 1893-1942. person
associatedWith Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Inglis, Agnes, 1870-1952. person
associatedWith Larsson, Raymond Ellsworth, 1901- person
associatedWith Macdonald, Dwight. person
associatedWith MacDonald, Dwight. person
associatedWith Makletzoff, Ann Harrigan, 1910-1984. person
associatedWith Malina, Judith, 1926- person
associatedWith Manhattanville College. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968. person
associatedWith Miller, William D., 1916- person
associatedWith Moore, Nina Polcyn. person
associatedWith OAC Review Index. corporateBody
associatedWith O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. person
associatedWith Percy, Walker, 1916-1990 person
associatedWith SCI International Voluntary Service (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sheed and Ward (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Spewack, Samuel, 1899-1971 person
associatedWith Spewack, Samuel and Bella. person
associatedWith Spier, Grace Delafield Day person
associatedWith Spier, Grace Delafield Day. person
associatedWith Swarthmore College. Peace Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Wells, Charles, 1935- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York NY US
United States 00 US
Brooklyn NY US
Subject
Pacifists
Women social reformers
Christian socialism
Catholics
Church and social problems--Catholic Church
Occupation
Journalists
Function

Person

Birth 1897-11-08

Death 1980-11-29

Americans

English

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