Eric Beavon papers

Scope and Content

Manuscript diaries and notebooks, with photocopies (1914-1919); Photocopied letters (11-28 Apr. 1917); Photocopied obituary (n.d.); Photocopied court-martial statement (24 Apr. 1917).

Administrative / Biographical History

Eric Armson Beavon was born in Birmingham. A conscientious objector, he was imprisoned at Dartmoor during the latter part of the First World War, and later became a Seventh Day Adventist minister for 68 years in England, Kenya, Canada, and the United States.

Access Information

Closed to readers until the year 2000 at donor's instruction, thereafter potential publishers to contact donor before consulting CO 007: Beavon, EA.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Jim Terranova.


In English

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