Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970

Alternative names
birth 1874
death 1970‑06‑26
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Biographical notes:

Clergyman and pacifist; died 1970.

From the description of Frederick Joseph Libby papers, 1846-1973 (bulk 1890-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982364

Biographical Note

Born, Richmond, Maine
Bachelor of arts, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
Principal, Richmond High School, Richmond, Maine
Studied and traveled in Germany
Bachelor of theology, Andover Theological Seminary, Andover, Mass.
Traveling fellowship, universities of Berlin and Marburg, Germany, and Mansfield College, Oxford, England
Traveled in the Middle East
Pastor, Union Congregational Church, Magnolia, Mass.
Traveled in East Asia (Australia, New Zealand, China, and Japan)
Teacher and director of religious and social activities, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, N.H.
Relief work in Europe with the American Friends Service Committee
Joined Society of Friends
Executive Secretary, National Council for Prevention of War
Active in efforts by the National Council for Prevention of War and others to convince Congress to reduce the buildup of U.S. naval forces
Married Faith Ward (died 1984)
National Council for Prevention of War suspended activities, but maintained its corporate existence
Published To End War (Nyack, N.Y.: Fellowship Publications. 188 pp.)
Died, Washington, D.C.

From the guide to the Frederick Joseph Libby Papers, 1846-1973, (bulk 1890-1970), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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