MOORE, DOROTHY L. (DOROTHY LOUISE), 1928-2009.
Dorothy L. Moore papers, 1938-1949

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zp9h


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Moore, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Louise), 1928-2009.
Title: Dorothy L. Moore papers, 1938-1949
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1129
Extent: .5 linear ft. (1 box) and 2 oversized papers (OP)
Abstract:Papers of Dorothy L. Moore, a follower of Father Divine, including correspondence, photographs, and printed material.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in This Repository

Father Divine Papers

Source

Purchase, 2010.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Dorothy L. Moore papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Elizabeth Roke, February 5, 2010


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Dorothy L. Moore (1928-2009) was a follower of the Father Divine International Peace Mission Movement. She lived in Bemidji, Minnesota, where she attended the Bemidji State Teacher's College.

Dorothy L. Moore (1928-2009) was a follower of the Father Divine International Peace Mission Movement. She lived in Bemidji, Minnesota, where she attended the Bemidji State Teacher's College.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Dorothy L. Moore related to the Father Divine International Peace Mission Movement from 1938 to 1949. The papers include correspondence from Father Divine and his followers, photographs of Father and Mother Divine, printed material produced by the International Peace Mission Movement, memorabilia, and newspaper clippings.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Correspondence, September-October 1948
1 2 Correspondence, November-December 1948
1 3 Correspondence, January-April 1949
1 4 Correspondence, May-August 1949
1 5 Drawing, Mother Divine
1 6 Memorabilia, napkin with "Rev. and Mrs. Divine," imprinted
1 7 Memorabilia, Peace Stamp booklet
1 8 Photographs, Father Divine
1 9 Photographs, Father and Mother Divine
1 10 Photographs, unidentified
1 11 Printed material, "Come and See," International Peace Mission Movement, undated
1 12 Printed material, Lorraine Hotel brochure
1 13 Printed material, "The New Day" newsletter [fragments], 1938-1941
OP1 - Printed material, "The New Day" newspaper clippings, 1946-1948
1 14 Printed material, "Patriotic Songs," International Peace Mission Movement, undated
OP2 - Printed material, "The Philadelphia Tribune" newspaper clippings about Father Divine, 1948
1 15 Subscription card, "The New Day," 1948
1 16 Writings, Dorothy L. Moore
1 17 Writings, International Peace Mission Movement poetry
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