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Hugh Barbour speech

 Collection — Folder: S0065
Identifier: S0065

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a photocopy of a paper read by Barbour at the Friends United Meeting in Richmond, Indiana. The paper is titled "The Lamb’s War Today" and it discusses Quaker theology in light of the Cold War, and other themes.


  • 1966


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Hugh Stewart Barbour was born August 7, 1921 in Beijing, China. He was graduated from Harvard University in 1942 and received a Ph.D. from Yale University in 1944. He was a professor of religion at Syracuse University and Wellesley College before his tenured professorship at Earlham College from 1953 until his retirement in 1991. He is a well known scholar of Quaker history and theology, authoring such books as "The Quakers in Puritan England" and "Reading and Understanding the Old Testament".


White, Barbara and Carolyn Riley, eds. Contemporary Authors. Detroit: Gale Research Company, 1970.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John C. Miller during 1969.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Benjamin Clark during May 2006. Finding aid revised by Edythe Huffman on 2015/11/09. EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/05/10.
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Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.