Menno Travel Service (Akron, Pennsylvania, USA)

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Menno Travel Service, Akron, Pennsylvania, was established by the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) in 1947. Its purpose has been to make travel arrangements for MCC workers, voluntary service personnel, Pax men, foreign missionaries, tour groups, and individuals. Although its primary purpose is to serve its own constituency, it has also served other church groups. In 1958 it had branch offices in Newton, Kansas; Goshen, Indiana; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Asuncion, Paraguay; London, England; Winnipeg, Manitoba; and Beirut, Lebanon. Its volume of business in 1958 was approximately $650,000. Arthur Voth was the director of the Service.

Additional Information

Web site: http://www.mennotrav.com/


Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1959


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Gingerich, Melvin. "Menno Travel Service (Akron, Pennsylvania, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 29 Jul 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Menno_Travel_Service_(Akron,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=83459.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1959). Menno Travel Service (Akron, Pennsylvania, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 July 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Menno_Travel_Service_(Akron,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=83459.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 1105. All rights reserved.


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