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Robert Lee Flowers records, 1891-1968.

Author: Robert Lee Flowers; Duke University. Office of the Vice President.; Duke University. President.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Collection includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, clippings, bound volumes, and other printed material. Major subjects include higher education in the United States, the role of universities during World War II, the assistance of displaced scholars during World War II, the Methodist Episcopal Church, and organizations in which Flowers served, including the Duke Endowment, the Durham Chamber of Commerce, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autograph albums
Named Person: George Garland Allen; Alexander Boyd Andrews; John Fletcher Bruton; Benjamin Newton Duke; Robert Lee Flowers; Allen Howard Godbey; Edward R Murrow; William Robertson Perkins; Alexander H Sands; James A Thomas; Horace Trumbauer
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lee Flowers; Duke University. Office of the Vice President.; Duke University. President.
OCLC Number: 53906098
Description: Approximately 21,000 items (22.5 linear ft.)
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Collection includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, clippings, bound volumes, and other printed material. Major subjects include higher education in the United States, the role of universities during World War II, the assistance of displaced scholars during World War II, the Methodist Episcopal Church, and organizations in which Flowers served, including the Duke Endowment, the Durham Chamber of Commerce, the Durham and Southern Railway Company, Greensboro College, North Carolina Central University, the Methodist Orphanage, the Oxford Orphanage, and the Lincoln Hospital. Major correspondents include William Hayes Ackland, George Garland Allen, Alexander Boyd Andrews, John Fletcher Bruton, Homer Hasenlue Dubs, Benjamin Newton Duke, William Washington Flowers, Allen Howard Godbey, Edward R. Murrow, Edward Hines Page, William Robertson Perkins, Alexander Hamilton Sands, Jr., James Augustus Thomas, and Horace Trumbauer. Volumes include two autograph albums.

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