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Francis S. Onderdonk Collected Papers


Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399

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Dr. Francis Skillman Onderdonk was the organizer of the Peace Films Caravan, a non-profit organization. Trained as an architect in Vienna, he received his doctorate in 1919 after working as a draftsman during World War I. In 1928, he joined the Society of Friends. He willed his collection of pictures, poster, 9 films, and postcards, as well as antiwar cartoons, woodcuts, and literature to the Peace Collection.

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of this individual.

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