Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks (June 16, 1914)
Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks, dated June 16, 1914 and posted from Gstaad, Switzerland. The envelope for the letter contains interesting markings: "If not delivered return to A. Wursten, Sekundalehrer Gstaad (MOB) Switzerland," and "from Har Dayal for an account of Har Dayal see 'Young India' by Lajpat Rai."
Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks (January 9, 1939)
Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks in Connecticut dated January 9, 1939, in which Dayal thanks Brooks and his wife for their generous hospitality. An interesting feature of the letter is the discrepancy between the address on the letter -- 701 Park Manor Aps, 40th St. & Girard Ave, Phila (Pa) -- and the postmark and stamp on the letter, which appears to be from Sweden.
Postcard from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks (November 7, 1938)
A postcard from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks dated November 7, 1938, advertising a special dinner held by the World Fellowship of Faiths in honor of Dayal. The event was to be held on November 10, 1938 at the Hotel Iroquois at 49 West 44th Street, New York City. Dayal was to speak on "Psychology and World Peace."
Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks (December 27, 1938)
Har Dayal's letter to Van Wyck Brooks, dated December 27, 1938, was written from Dayal's Philadelphia address. In the letter, Dayal makes plans to meet with Brooks for the following January. Dayal mentions that he has been asked to speak for someone named Dr. Potter's "Humanist Society" in New York.
Edgware Fellowship Programme of Meetings
Program advertising meetings for the Edgware Fellowship for Modern Culture in Edgware, England in 1934-35. Dayal is scheduled for four lectures: "A Rationalist & Socialist View of Life," "Science and Human Life," "The Great Religions of the World," and "The Socialist State." Other lecturers included in the program are J.H. Lloyd, E.F.W. Powell, J.H. Lloyd, A.E. Simmons, Annie G.
Letter from Har Dayal to Van Wyck Brooks (December 8, 1934)
Written from England, Har Dayal's December 8, 1934 letter to Van Wyck Brooks addresses Brooks' support of socialism in the U.S. Dayal admits that he does not "think much" of Communist parties outside Russia, and reports on the activities of socialists and liberals in the U.K. and their campaign against "War & Faciscm." Dayal also mentions a few people by name: Dr.