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World Student Christian Federation

 Organization

The World Student Christian Federation was created in 1895 as an international student Christian movement which could encourage and coordinate the work of existing national student Christian movements and help create student Christian movements in countries where they did not exist. The work of the Federation was carried out through conferences and committee meetings, publications and visits to national movements by its secretaries.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Flory Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RG 86
Overview: Correspondence, writings, subject files, and collected material document the life and work of Margaret Flory and the many organizations with which she was associated throughout her long career in missions and student work. Margaret Flory was an ecumenist, leader of student religious work, and mission executive in the Presbyterian Church (USA) from 1944-1980 who began and directed innovative missions programs including Junior Year Abroad, Frontier Internships in Mission, and Bi-National Service.
Dates: 1929-2009

Alice L. Hageman Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RG 272
Overview: Correspondence, writings, pamphlets, notes, and other records document the activities of Alice Hageman, a social activist, attorney, and Presbyterian minister.
Dates: 1957-2014

Ruth M. Harris Papers

 Collection
Call Number: RG 171
Overview: These papers document the work of various student Christian movements from the 1950s through the 1990s and the activities of the World Student Christian Federation Trustees, particularly in preparation for the WSCF Centennial and the Women's History Project. Ruth M. Harris was a leader in United Methodist and ecumenical student Christian work.
Dates: 1945-2013