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Norman Wilson articles


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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Norman Wilson (1926-1973) was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1926. He graduated from Antioch College, the school at which he became a Quaker, in 1951. He then received a master's from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in education from Columbia University. Wilson taught in New York before moving to Tokyo to serve as the director of the Asian Center for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC). He then became the peace education secretary for the ASFC's New York office. He also served as the director of the Antioch-Putney Graduate School of Education. He died of cancer in Vermont in 1973, at age 47.

Biographical information from the New York Times.

This collection is comprised of a single folder of the articles of Norman H. Wilson, typed and xeroxed, many of which focus on education in the United States and abroad. Also includes brochures for the First and Second Annual Normal Wilson Memorial Conferences. The collection also includes an itemized index of each article.

The Norman Wilson articles were donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1976 by Adrian and Christine Wilson.

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed March, 2016.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Kara Flynn
Finding Aid Date
March, 2016
Use Restrictions

Restricted. Not for publication without permission of the American Friends Service Committee.

Collection Inventory

Articles, 1956-1974.
Box 39 Folder 1

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