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Hanko, Charles W. (1920-1990)



  • Existence: 1920 - 1990


Charles William Hanko (August 3, 1920 - December 7, 1990) was an American historian and politician. Hanko was a member and minister of the Evangelical Congregational Church. He taught history at the secondary and post-secondary levels, authored a number of political, religious, and historical texts, and was an active lecturer and preacher in Congregationalist and Republican circles from the 1960s until his death in 1990.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Charles W. Hanko papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0421
Scope and Contents

This collection contains both materials authored by Hanko and those which he collected on topics of interest to him, as well as materials written about him (book reviews, newspaper clippings), and correspondence. Sermons, pamphlets, book drafts, and numerous letters to the editor are included in these materials, largely concerning evangelical or fundamentalist Christianity, American politics, economics, the Republican party, and religious-based education in the United States.

Dates: 1938 - 1984, undated