Dexter (Robert Cloutman) and Elisabeth Anthony Dexter papers


Records and personal papers of sociologist and Unitarian minister Robert Cloutman Dexter (Class of 1912) and his wife, the noted historian Elisabeth Anthony Dexter. An important focus within the collection is the significant role played by the Dexters -- co-founders of the Unitarian Service Committee with Rev. Waitstill and Martha Sharp in 1937 -- in working to expedite the release of war refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe between 1938 and 1944. The collection also includes personal writings by the Dexters, as well as much information on the history of the Anthony family.

Format(s): Pamphlets, Manuscripts, Broadsides, Letters, Documents
Library: John Hay
NOTE: This collection is housed off-site. Prior notice is needed for retrieval
Contact(s): Holly_Snyder@brown.edu

Access to the collection:

Online Finding Aid (BAMCO):
RIAMCO

Online Catalog (JOSIAH):
General description of the collection available on JOSIAH

Related Collections:
Sharp (Martha and Waitstill) Collection

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