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Found in 83 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Louise Gladish, 1927-01-22

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Louise Gladish in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Pendleton offers Gladish a half time teaching position in Bryn Athyn; She will receive board and lodging in the college dormitory and $60 per month. He would like Gladish to take some extra courses in Bryn Athyn before assuming the responsibility of a full-time position. Pendleton notes that he enjoyed reading Gladish’s article in the Bulletin.

Dates: 1927-01-22

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Louise Gladish, 1927-04-16

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Louise Gladish in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Due to increased attendance, the Elementary school needs more full-time teachers. Although Pendleton had wanted Gladish to complete several more courses before taking on a full-time position, he now offers her a job as a full-time teacher with compensation of $130 per month. He hopes that she will still have the opportunity to take the additional courses at a slower pace.

Dates: 1927-04-16

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1923-09-19

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Fordingbridge, England. Pendleton was sorry to learn in Bjorck’s letter of August 11th that his health has not been improving as rapidly as hoped; Pendleton hopes Bjorck’s trip to Span will prove beneficial. Pendleton is encouraged by Bjorck’s report of the recent British Assembly. Pendleton finds Bjorck’s paper interesting and thinks it will appeal to the spiritually reflective; Mr. Caldwell agrees and will publish it in in the Life....
Dates: 1923-09-19

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1929-03-07

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Pendleton finds Bjorck’s letter to Hans Giobel informative; Perhaps Giobel will change his mind in the next several years, and in the meantime, Pendleton will keep the house open for him in Bryn Athyn. In August, Pendleton and his wife will sail from New York and join Mr. and Mrs. Theodor Pitcairn in France on their way to visit the General Church mission in South Africa. Pendleton regrets that Bishop Tilson...
Dates: 1929-03-07

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1930-06-24

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Woodgreen, Salisbury, England. The Bryn Athyn Assembly has just ended. Pendleton reports that a variety of views were expressed in the papers read, and while the Church remains unified, he believes that there are “indications on the horizon that we may be approaching a period of temptations.” Pendleton then discusses the Hague position at length. In a discussion with Theodore Pitcairn, Pitcairn admitted to Pendleton that the...
Dates: 1930-06-24

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alfred Acton, 1927-08-19

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Alfred Acton; response to letter from Acton asking for relief from teaching responsiblities in the Boy's Academy and asking to be removed as head of the Religious Instruction department. N.D. Pendleton feels that Acton's requests should be granted, and wrties that he has spoken to Karl (Alden?) about it. Pendleton suggests Victor Gladish as Acton's replacement in the Boy's Academy, and says he (N.D. Pendleton) will take over as head of the Religious...
Dates: 1927-08-19

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alfred Acton, 1927-09-02

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Alfred Acton. Pendleton wants to grant Acton's request for leave of absence from teaching. After consultation with heads of college and seminary school, Miss (Rita) Buel is able to accomodate the request, but there is resistance from Mr. Iungerich, partly due to Theo (Pitcairn) absence. Pendleton suggests Acton meet with Iungerich.

Dates: 1927-09-02

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alfred Acton, 1928-11-10

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Tpyed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Alfred Acton in Sweden. General update from Pendleton on life in Bryn Athyn; matter of employment of Mr. (Joseph) Rosenquist for translating will be brought before Board, Pendleton will have Mr. (Reginald) Borwn send Acton's preface to the Word Explained to Upsala University, Homer (Synnestvedt) and Hugo (Odhner) have begun their work, Pendleton has recieved good reports of work of Eldred (Iungerich), Fred Gyllenhaal, Alan Gill, and Victor Gladish,...
Dates: 1928-11-10

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alfred Acton, 1929-03-13

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Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Alred Acton in Sweden. Pendleton writes that Leonard (Gyllenhaal?) has sent Acton a check to purchase the papers of Fru Ehrenberg. Pendleton mentions a letter by (John) Clowes which he hopes to acquire for the Academy. There has been a disagreement over who should teach the subject of exposition in Acton's absence. Pendleton favors Hugo (Odhner), but Will Caldwell claims that Acton left the subject for him (Caldwell) to teach. Caldwell will teach it....
Dates: 1929-03-13

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alfred Acton, 1929-04-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Alfred Acton in Sweden. Pendleton acknowledges Acton's letter of March 10th and card. Acton wants to purchase two volumes of Suetonius signed by Swedenborg, but Pendleton writes that he already gave Acton an answer about this matter in a previous letter. Pendleton reports that the price of New Church Life for foreign members has been reduced to $3, and that he has sent Acton's translation of Adversaria to Upsala University. Vincent (no surname given) has...
Dates: 1929-04-08