Mahatma Gandhi papers 1927-1948

Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948

Details

3 linear in.
This collection consists primarily of 37 letters: 33 letters written by Mohandas K. Gandhi including twenty letters written to Reginald Reynolds between 1929 and 1946; six letters to Richard B. Gregg between 1927 and 1953; and single letters to Jane Addams, Horace Alexander, C.Y. Chintamani, John H. Holmes, Hannah C. Hull, Dorothy Newman, and one unknown recipient; copy of letter from Gandhi to Reynolds, copy of letter to A.J. Muste; letters concerning the collection from Richard B. Gregg to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection and from Reginald Reynolds to Charles F. Jenkins; and a letter from Syed Mahmud to Reginald Reynolds. Collection includes typescript copies of some letters; and a 1948 typescript by Reginald Reynolds about Gandhi's letters to him: "Letters from Bapu" (8 pages). Also includes one disc containing scanned images of the letters in TIFF format. Correspondence may be viewed online at Triptych, the Tri-College Digital Library. An online essay, Gandhi-Reynolds Correspondence in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection by Barbara E. Addison interprets the Mahatma Gandhi/Reynolds correspondence.
Cite as: Swarthmore College Peace Collection, CDG-B. India, Gandhi, M.K..

Related Resources

Images of Gandhi correspondence in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection: http://triptych/cdm4/gandhi.php
Essay: Gandhi-Reynolds correspondence in the Swarthmore College Peace Collection: http://www.swarthmore.edu/library/peace/Exhibits/GandhiWebSite/GandhiReynoldsCorrespondence.html
Finding aid to the Mahatma Gandhi records: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/CDGB/GandhiLetters.htm
View this description in WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56106207