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World Council of Churches

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-110-024
    Title:
    World Council of Churches
    Date(s) of Materials:
    5 December 1961-15 February 1962
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the activities and operations of the World Council of Churches, an international Christian ecumenical organization. Materials in this folder include a list of prominent members and an open letter from the organization to international heads of state regarding the necessity for peace in a political climate concerned with nuclear war and sharply differing political ideologies.
    Extent:
    6 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    08.
    Series Name:
    Subjects.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Subjects. World Council of Churches
    Organization(s):
    World Council of Churches
    Physical Description:
    6 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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