Albert Schweitzer Collection, 1896 1976 (Mostly 1930 1965)

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Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
The collection contains both original and printed material relating to Albert Schweitzer, the French missionary physician who founded the Lambaréné Hospital in French Equatorial Africa in 1913 and who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1953 for his philosophy of "reverence for life."
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Box 6, Folder 4
41 newspaper and journal articles, clippings, and copies of articles about Schweitzer, as well as a proclamation (copy), dated September 27, 1983, and signed by the mayor of Glastonbury, Conn., declaring that the month of October be designated in honor of Albert Schweitzer
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Box 6, Folder 5
13 magazines or magazine pages with articles about Schweitzer, including a brochure (1955), "Liber Librorum," describing an international project designed to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the 42-line Gutenberg Bible, where Albert Schweitzer's hospital in Lambaréné is listed as the recipient of any profit that might arise from the venture
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Box 6, Folder 3
45 newspaper and journal articles, clippings, and copies of articles about Schweitzer, including the program for the Annual Ceremonial of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the National Institute of Arts and Letters held on May 25, 1955, listing Schweitzer as a new honorary member of the Academy and Institute, as well as material about Schweitzer's copy of Wilhem Röntgen's pioneer report (1896) on the use of x-rays
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Box 7, Folder 3
9 articles, clippings, and magazines, with articles, about Schweitzer [organized numerically to correspond with numbers given on a list of Schweitzer Articles donated by Mr. Mrs. Emory Ross, affiliates of The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship--New York]
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Box 7, Folder 4
9 articles, magazines, and journals with articles about Schweitzer [organized numerically to correspond with numbers given on a list of Schweitzer Articles donated by Mr. Mrs. Emory Ross, affiliates of The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship--New York]
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Box 7, Folder 2
19 articles, clippings, brochures, and magazines, with articles, about Schweitzer [organized numerically to correspond with numbers given on a list of Schweitzer Articles donated by Mr. Mrs. Emory Ross, affiliates of The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship--New York]