Paul Blanshard papers: 1912-1979
Paul Blanshard papers
Blanshard, Paul, 1892-
30.3 linear feet
Portions of the collection are located offsite; two days notice required for retrieval.
Author and social and religious commentator. Papers include correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks and drafts of articles and books, and other papers, including material concerning his student years at the University of Michigan, as Congregational minister, educational director of the Amalgamated Textile Workers of America, assistant editor of The Nation, chief of the New York City Department of Investigations and Accounts under Fiorello La Guardia in the 1930's, economic analyst for the Caribbean Committee of the U.S. State Department during World War II, and free lance writer noted for his observations on the Catholic Church in America and abroad.
The materials are in English.
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