Reginald Reynolds Collected Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of pamphlets, leaflets, and newspaper clippings, many concerning India and M.K. Gandhi. Gandhi's letters to and about Reginald Reynolds are available online.
- Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958 (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
The Gandhi letters have been removed from the collection and access to the letters is provided online.
Copyright and Rights Information
Reginald Reynolds was a British Quaker, author, journalist, and field secretary for the Friends Service Committee. Reynolds was associated with Mohandas K. Gandhi during the Indian civil disobedience movement in the early 1930s. He founded or was associated with various movements which worked for India's freedom from British colonial rule, notably the Indian Freedom Campaign [see essay about Reynold's relationship with Gandhi and the Indian independence movement.] He was a conscientious objector to World War II.
.28 Linear Feet (1 Box)
A British Quaker, author, journalist, field secretary for the Friends Service Committee, associate of Mohandas K. Gandhi, and conscientious objector during World War II.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Reginald Reynolds, circa 1948.
Besides the Gandhi letters being removed for safekeeping, letters from Aldous Huxley and J. Nehru were also removed to the Restricted Collection.
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Processed, and finding aid created, by Anne M. Yoder, Archivist, October 2011.
- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain
- Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948
- Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- India
- India -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain
- Pacifists -- Great Britain
- Quaker conscientious objectors
- Quakers -- Great Britain
- Reynolds, Reginald, 1905-1958
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- Great Britain
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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