This collection consists of newspaper articles, periodical
articles, and sermons reporting or commenting on the
Jonestown mass suicide in Guyana, November 1978. The
Graduate Theological Union Library staff solicited and
collected the materials from various sources.
The tragedy in Jonestown, Guyana, South America occurred on November 18, 1978. On that date, over 900 people lost their lives.
.5 linear feet (1 box, 1 folio)
Copyright has not been assigned to The Graduate Theological Union. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts
must be submitted in writing to the Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Graduate Theological Union
as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must
also be obtained by the reader.
Collection is open for research.