Scope and arrangement
The Frances Fenner and Merwyn Fenner papers contain records of the Fenners' world government activism, including copies of their speeches and articles, correspondence with other world government figures, records from their involvement in the New York Citizens' Committee for a People's World Convention, clippings, and notes. Materials range in date from 1949 to 1958.
The Frances Fenner and Merwyn Fenner papers are arranged in two series:
This series contains records of joint activities of Frances Fenner and Merwyn Fenner in relation to world government causes, including correspondence with other world federalists, clippings, notes, articles, and information on the New York Citizens' Committee for a People's World Convention, which both Fenners participated in. Materials range in date from 1949 to 1958.
The Speeches series contains notes and drafts of speeches given by Frances Fenner and Merwyn Fenner in support of world government causes. Some speeches were later published in world government literature.