Papers, 1923-194 (inclusive).


Gilkey, Charles Whitney, 1882-1968. Papers, 1923-194 (inclusive).

Papers, 1923-194 (inclusive).

Contains correspondence, minutes, and published articles. Correspondents include Julius Rosenwald and John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

.25 linear ft.

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