Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966.

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birth 1894
death 1966
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Methodist missionary, college professor, author, lecturer, and prominent conservative spokesman.

From the description of Papers, 1862-1986. bulk 1930-1969. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 15370813

Born, Hopkinsville, Kentucky
B.A., Asbury College, Wilmore, Kentucky
Methodist Missionary to Java
Married Grace Ison
B.D., Drew University
S.T.M. (Magna cum laude), Union Theological Seminary
A.M., Columbia University
Professor of Hebrew and the history of religion at the Scarritt College for Christian Workers, Nashville, Tennessee
Member of faculty of Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee
Publication of Youth Looks at World Peace: a Story of the First World Youth Peace Congress
Executive Secretary of the Fellowship of Reconciliation
Member of various left-wing organizations
Publication of Fascism (with Ruth E. Shallcross) and Traffic in Death: a Few Facts Concerning the International Munitions Industry
Vice President of Consumers' Research, Inc.
Publication of Partners in Plunder: the Cost of Business Dictatorship
Publication of Guinea Pigs No More
Married Ruth E. Shallcross
Publication of Odyssey of a Fellow Traveler
Director of Research for the Committee on Un-American Activities of the U.S. House of Representatives
Lecturer; author of anticommunist articles; speaker before Federal and state committees investigating communism; and consultant for John A. Clements Associates, the Hearst public relations firm
Married Ruth Inglis
Executive Director of the Permanent Subcommittee on Government Operations of the U.S. Senate
Publication of Reds and Our Churches in American Mercury
Died, New York City

From the guide to the J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated, (Duke University. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library)



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