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  • Event:
  • Person:
  • Date: 1940 = 1950
  • Brief description:

    This file consists entirely of press cuttings about Hewlett Johnson, mainly from the 1940s and 1950s. Among the many topics covered are:

    Prayers for Finland in Canterbury Cathedral

    Soviet invasion of Hungary

    Johnson's 90th birthday

    Attacks on Johnson in the national press

    Rally at the Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto

    Reviews of Soviet Russia since the War

    The Mindszenty trial

    Claims about the use of germ warfare in Korea

    Johnson's evidence to the US Subversive Activities Board

    Johnson's vision for the future of Canterbury , including the foundation of a University

  • Identifier: UKC-JOH-COR.7451-7550
  • Theatre:
  • Subject keyword: King's School (Canterbury, England)

Further Details

  • Accession Number: 7451-7550
  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: letter
  • Identity code: UKC/JOH/COR : 7451-7550
  • Part: Hewlett Johnson Papers
  • Date: 1940 = 1950
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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