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Archives & Manuscripts

Hiroshima Peace Pilgrimage Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Hiroshima Peace Pilgrimage

Dates

  • 1962

Extent

0.17 Linear Feet (2 linear in.)

Biographical / Historical

Two Hiroshima atomic bomb survivors, Miyoki Matsubara and Hiromasa Hanabusa, accompanied by Barbara Reynolds, visited eighteen countries, including the United States and the Soviet Union. As the Hiroshima Peace Pilgrims, they appealed for the prohibition of testing, manufacturing and stockpiling of nuclear weapons. George Willoughby was the American coordinator of the pilgrimage.

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, and Manuscripts (APPM)

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