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Communalism

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on a system or principle of community organization in which rival groups, religious, ethnic, etc., are devoted to their own interests rather than to those of the whole society.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Amana Kraus Schaeffer Correspondence Collection

 Collection
Identifier: yhm-spe-com-ama-kra
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence between Lucille Frieda (Schaefer) Kraus and Elmer Charles Kraus dating 1942-1959. Both were members of the Amana Society.

Dates: 1942-1959

Jeremiah Hacker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: yhm-spe-com-hac
Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence, mostly addressed to Jeremiah Hacker and frequently in a religious context, as well as several poems.

Dates: Feb. 10, 1852 - May 11, 1892

Kathleen Irene Akin (Madhuri) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: yhm-spe-com-mad
Abstract

The Kathleen Irene Akin (Madhuri) Papers are the personal journals, correspondences, writings, and photographs of a longtime member of the Rajneeshpuram communal society, containing records from before, during, and after her memberships. Of particular note are a detailed account of the death of the leader of the society, a diary entry written on 9/11/01 recording the events as they unfolded, and detailed notes on the beliefs of the society.

Dates: 1967-2012

Koreshan Unity Collection

 Collection
Identifier: yhm-spe-com-kor
Abstract

This collection contains many of the personal papers of various members of the Koreshan Unity, as well as several bound notebooks serving as scriptural indices. Also of note are Teed's book "Celluar Cosmogony," a newspaper clipping describing its hollow-Earth theory, and a letter of refutation to a critic of the theory.

Dates: 1890 - 1920