|Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary|
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Materials consist of correspondence, administrative materials; personal writings and drafts of publications; autobiographical material; ephemera; photographs.
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Item description, Donald LaVerne Benedict papers, series #, box #, and folder #, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary, Columbia University in the City of New York.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--The Donald Laverne Benedict Papers were donated by Ann C. Benedict in 2010.
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Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Donald ("Don") Laverne Benedict (1917-2008), UTS B.D. 1948; conscientious objector in WWII; community and racial justice activist; founder, East Harlem Protestant Parish; ordained minister in the United Church of Christ; Executive Director of the Community Renewal Society; Co-founder, Protestants for the Common Good.