Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Jerome McDougall Collected Papers, 1924-1933

Collection: CDG-A



Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399
U.S.A.
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator)
Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for this collection of papers.
Creator
McDougall, Jerome
Title
Jerome McDougall Collected Papers
Inclusive Dates
1924-1933
Call Number
CDG-A

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
3.5 linear inches [papers only]
Abstract
Jerome McDougall was a lighthouse keeper at Stuyvesant-on-Hudson, New York. He corresponded with such notables as Judge Florence Allen, Lady Nancy Astor, Carrie Chapman Catt, Herbert Hoover, Ramsay MacDonald, and Alfred E. Smith, then Governor of New York State. His manuscript, "Clock of the World," contains imagery of peace and disarmament.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Unknown
Processing Information
Processed by SCPC staff. Checklist prepared by Anne Yoder, December 1997. Finding aid revised by Andrew Ciampa, July 2010.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Jerome McDougall Collected Papers (CDG-A), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record


Historical Background
Jerome McDougall was a lighthouse keeper at Stuyvesant-on-Hudson, New York. He corresponded with such notables as Judge Florence Allen, Lady Nancy Astor, Carrie Chapman Catt, Herbert Hoover, Ramsay MacDonald, and Alfred E. Smith, then Governor of New York State. His manuscript, "Clock of the World," contains imagery of peace and disarmament.




Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
Copy of checklist
Biographical information, 1924, 1940
Correspondence with Florence E. Allen, 1930
Correspondence with Lady Nancy Astor (includes newsclippings), 1928 - 1929
Correspondence with Carrie Chapman Catt, 1930
Correspondence with S. Parker Cadman, 1927 - 1933
Correspondence with Senator James J. Davis, 1931 - 1932
Correspondence with Vice President Charles G. Dawes (includes newsclippings), 1927
Correspondence with Sidney B. Fay, 1932
Correspondence with President Herbert Hoover, 1929 - 1930
Correspondence with Ambassador Alanson B. Houghton, 1927 - 1928
Correspondence with Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald (includes newsclippings), 1929 - 1933
Correspondence with Parker Thomas Moon, 1931
Letter to Elihu Root, 1931 (April 29)
Correspondence with Governor Alfred E. Smith, 1927 - 1928
Miscellaneous correspondence, 1927 - 1933
Letters to the editor of Knickerbocker Press, 1927 - 1933
Miscellaneous newsclippings, 1929 - 1930
Manuscript "Clock of the World," 1929



This file was last updated on June 20, 2012.