Correspondence and phonograph recordings, 1928-1978.


Correspondence and phonograph recordings, 1928-1978.

Papers of John Haynes Holmes, consisting of correspodence with Mortimer Smith, Robert Henry Holmes, and Alfred Storer Cole, as well as phonograph recordings between Holmes and Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. The papers span 1928-1978.

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Smith, Alice (person)

Smith, Mortimer Brewster, 1906-1981 (person)

Co-founder, editor, and executive director of Council for Basic Education (CBE); d. 1981. From the description of Papers, 1949-1981. (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 28421968 ...

Madeleine Hosmer Holmes (person)

Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 (person)

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (October 2, 1869 - January 30, 1948), called Mahatma Gandhi, was the charismatic leader who brought the cause of India's independence from British colonial rule to world attention. His philosophy of non-violence, for which he coined the term satyagraha, influenced both nationalist and international movements for peaceful change. Gandhi's principle of satyagraha (from Sanskrit satya: truth, and graha: grasp/hold), often translated as "way of truth" or "pursui...

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 (person)

American clergyman and reformer. From the description of The voice of God is calling : autograph poem signed, 1930 Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269557327 John Haynes Homes (1879-1964) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and raised near Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard College in 1902 and Harvard Divinity School in 1904. He received honorary doctorates from Benares Hindu University, Rollins College, and Meadville Theological School. He served as...

Cole, Alfred S. (Alfred Storer), 1893-1977 (person)

Alfred Storer Cole ( 1893-1977 ) graduated from Tufts College in 1919 and entered the Universalist ministry in New England . From 1931 to 1954, he taught homiletics at Tufts . Following his time on the Tufts faculty, he was pastor of a Unitarian church in Lebanon, New Hampshire, from 1955 to 1966, and was later an affiliate minister at the church in West Brattleboro, Vermont . He was awarded an honorary doctor of divinity degree from St. Lawrence University in 1964 . Cole is the author of numero...