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This manuscript reports Hans Albrecht's visit to the United States from Germany in 1926, written in German. Sections of the report include topics such as, "factory farms and workers questions," "politics," "prohibition," "school and culture," and "the negro problem."
The Free German Youth Broadside, originally written in German with a typed translation included as part of the collection, is titled "Proposal of a Resolution by Knud Ahlborn and Frank Glatzel". The proposal summarizes in the form of a four-point plan the political program of the Free German Youth (FDJ), the youth affiliate to the Communist East German Socialist Unity Party (SED) which ruled East Germany during the era of Soviet control.
Emil Fuch's manuscript "George Fox, Seine Botschaft, Seine Wesen un Seine Leben" is written in German. In English, the title of the manuscript is "George Fox, his Message, his Essence, and his Life."
The scrapbook of Josiah P. Marvel includes Nazi documents, such as certificates and letters, from Marvel's time in occupied France during the summer of 1940, while travelling to and from Paris in service to the American Friends Service Committee. Documents include permissions from Nazi commanders in France, as well as The Hague and Brussels. Also included is a map of the location of prison camps, clothing lists, and a printed booklet on the National Work for Infants.
Prognosticum aus Rom so mit viler Astronomorum einhaelligem schluss in disem 1628 jahr gerichtet und Kaiser Ferdinando ubergeben worden (Prognostication from Rome, with much astronomical information compiled in this year 1628 and presented to Emperor Ferdinand)
Small 17th century manuscript of prophecy, astronomy, and astrology.
- Quakers 2
- Quakers -- History 2
- World War, 1939-1945 2
- manuscripts (documents) 2
- Astrology 1
- Astronomy 1
- Education -- United States 1
- France 1
- International relief -- France 1
- Society of Friends -- International assistance -- France 1
- Student publications 1
- Travel -- 20th century 1
- United States -- History 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less
- Albrecht, Hans 1
- American Friends Service Committee 1
- Fox, George 1
- Fuchs, Emil, 1874-1971 1
- Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II, 1578-1637 1