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Letter to Mr. O'Brian [manuscript] 1946 September 8.

Van Paassen, Pierre
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Pierre Van Paassen letter
Summary
Writes to the Rev. Delos O'Brian to say that his proposed trip to the West Coast is unlikely because of an invitation from the government to go to Europe and take part in the discussions about the Palestine dispute.
Description
1 item.
Cite as
Pierre Van Paassen Letter, 1946, in the Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Accession #13234, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library.
Biographical Note
Pierre van Paassen, 1895-1968, born Gorcum, The Netherlands. US journalist, writer, Unitarian minister. Known as a fighter against fascism and a pro-Zionist, a non-Jew working for the rescue of European Jews. Involved as publicist for the Bergson Group (a group of young Jews from Palestine led by Peter Bergson who helped sway America to act on behalf of Jews during World War II),1940-44. Wrote many articles and ads supporting the rescue of European Jews. His books include The Time is Now, 1941, Days of Our Years, 1943, and a 1964 account of a 1929 pogrom against the Jews, To Number our Days.
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