Papers, 1929-1972.

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Patterson, Henry C., 1889-1972. Papers, 1929-1972.

Papers, 1929-1972.

Papers, 1929-1972, of a Quaker civil rights advocate and the first Philadelphia director of the United Negro College Fund. Consists entirely of correspondence about such topics as Patterson's solicitation of funds for Afro-American colleges, especially Lincoln University in Oxford, Pa.; integration of the armed forces; Republican Party politics; the Hiss-Chambers case; and Japanese-American internment during World War II. Prominent correspondents include: Whittaker Chambers, John F. Kennedy, Frank Knox, H.L. Mencken, Richard Nixon, and Harry S. Truman.

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