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Accession #MC2009/92
TopicMiller, R. H.: Travel Letters,
KeywordsFaculty/Staff, Church of the Brethren, Heifer Project, Service,
Title"Travel Letters," by R. H. Miller
LocationRA (Rare Articles) Shelf (IS)
Citation"Travel Letters," by R. H. Miller , MC2009/92, Archives and Church of the Brethren Collection, Funderburg Library, Manchester University, North Manchester, Indiana.
AccessResearchers are responsible for determining copyright status of archived materials where this is relevant to their intended use of the materials.
ProvenanceThe son of R. H. Miller, Robert M. Miller.
Scope and Content

"Travel Letters," by R. H. Miller, 1954.  Good condition.

  • 1. One compilation of letters by R. H. Miller, 1954.
Date of Accession30 June 2009
Bio History Note

R. H. Miller taught at Manchester College from 1929 - 1959. 

 

This book is an account of the world tour Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Miller took in 1954.

There are some very interesting excerpts such as to a visit to the Brethren workcamps at Steyr and Kassel, Germany (pgs. 44 - 47) and to the distribution of heifers (pgs. 40 and 41). 

Pg. 41 gives a German refugee's perspective as to why it is good to receive actual livestock from America instead of being given money and purchasing livestock in Germany.

Archivist Note

Description prepared 30 June 2009 by Jeanine M. Wine.

 


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