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Peeples, Edward H. (Edward Harden)



  • Existence: 1935-

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Encampment for Citizenship collection

Identifier: M 391
Scope and Contents Special Collections and Archives began collecting records of the Encampment for Citizenship (EFC) in the spring of 2010, and it is expected that the burgeoning collection will become more comprehensive as the procurement of materials continues. As of December 2010, donations have been made by: Margot Gibney, former EFC National Executive Director; Marion Silverbear [who donated materials that were compiled and collected by Margot Gibney], former EFC Alumni Coordinator and Development...
Dates: 1939-2009

Edward H. Peeples, Jr. papers

Identifier: M 342
Scope and Contents Please note: this collection contains materials that use insensitive or offensive language. To represent the resource as accurately as possible, the staff has transcribed the titles exactly as they appear on the archival material or objects.The Papers of Dr. Edward J. Peeples document his long career in education and public health and his activities as a promoter of social justice and human rights reforms in Virginia and other places across the South. The collection is especially...
Dates: 1915, 1920-2005

Edward H. Peeples, Jr. papers

Identifier: M 68
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of materials collected by Dr. Peeples in the field of hunger, poverty, and racial issues in the United States and abroad. There is considerable information on the fight for integration in Virginia in the 1960s. It includes his thesis on the Prince Edward County school issue in the late 1950s and early 1960s as well as many newspaper articles that document that period. A large portion of this collection is made up of numerous types of publications.

Dates: 1910, 1943-1994; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1994

Additional filters:

Civil rights movements -- History -- 20th century -- United States 2
Public health -- History -- 20th century -- United States 2
Segregation in education -- History -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County 2
Camps -- United States. 1
Hurricane Camille, 1969. 1