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Author Rumsey, Suzanne Kesler, 1977- author.

Title Blessed are the peacemakers : small histories during World War II, letter writing, and family history methodology / Suzanne Kesler Rumsey.

Publication Info. Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, [2021]
2021

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Description 1 online resource (220 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-210) and index.
Contents Conduit and platform -- Beginnings (early life) -- Conscription, nonresistance, and Civilian Public Service -- Leaving and nesting -- Ben's work and camp life at Sideling Hill -- Miriam's story : the first six months -- Finances and interpersonal conflicts -- The holidays -- Transition to Rhode Island -- Archives, family history, and the personal -- Conditions at the State Hospital in 1943 -- Daily life at the State Hospital -- Finances and more conflicts -- Conclusion.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Kesler, Miriam Elizabeth, 1925-2013.
Kesler, Benjamin Elias, Jr., 1920-1981.
Civilian Public Service -- Biography.
Dunkard Brethren -- Biography.
Genealogy -- Authorship.
Letter writing -- United States.
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Biography.
Married people -- United States -- Correspondence.
Pacifists -- United States -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Small histories during World War II, letter writing, and family history methodology
Other Form: Print version: Rumsey, Suzanne Kesler, 1977- Blessed are the peacemakers : small histories during World War II, letter writing, and family history methodology. Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, c2021 220 pages 9780817320904 (DLC) 2020043235
ISBN 9780817320904 (print)
9780817393489 (electronic bk.)

 
    
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