Collection HM1/815 - Henry C. Penner Papers 1944, 1974

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Reference code

US MCUSAA HM1/815

Title

Henry C. Penner Papers 1944, 1974

Date(s)

  • 1918, 1940, 1944, 1974 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

0.20 Linear Feet; 1 half archives box

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Name of creator

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Scope and content

Information regarding the World War II experiences of Henry C. Penner, a Mennonite from Wrickler, Manitoba who was arrested for resisting the draft in 1944. Tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by Leonard Gross with Henry and his son Leonard Penner are included, as is correspondence between the army and Henry’s uncle George Penner concerning the arrest and subsequent court martial. The records of the court martial, some miscellaneous notes and pamphlets, and slides of documents are also included.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Flat

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

These materials are open for public research.

Conditions governing reproduction

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the Mennonite Church USA Archives.

Language of material

  • English
  • German

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Description identifier

ArchonInternalCollectionID:664

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Language(s)

  • English

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