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Alliance for Nuclear Accountability Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-250
This collection includes administrative and general records of the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability. It also includes information on the ANA's public campaigns, and general information on the topics of nuclear safety and regulation.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1990-

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

None.

Extent

38 Linear Feet (38 linear ft.)

Abstract

The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA), is a national network of organizations working to address issues of nuclear weapons production and waste cleanup. The organization was founded in Colorado in 1987 as the Military Production Network (MPN). In 1997 the name was name to the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability. The headquarters of the organization are in Washington D.C. and its members work together as a network to influence national policies related to nuclear weapons production, testing, research, cleanup of contaminated sites, public safety, and worker health. ANA's list of member organizations has expanded to include groups working on the costs and consequences of nuclear power facilities as well.

Historical note

The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA), is a national network of organizations working to address issues of nuclear weapons production and waste cleanup. The organization was founded in Colorado in 1987 as the Military Production Network (MPN). In 1997 the name was name to the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability. The headquarters of the organization are in Washington D.C. and its members work together as a network to influence national policies related to nuclear weapons production, testing, research, cleanup of contaminated sites, public safety, and worker health. ANA's list of member organizations has expanded to include groups working on the costs and consequences of nuclear power facilities as well.

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Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Alliance for Nuclear Accountability, 2012 [Acc. 2012-023], 2014 [Acc. 2014-044], 2017 [Acc. 2017-074].

Separated Materials

  1. Posters removed to SCPC Poster Collection
  2. Digital images removed to SCPC AV and Digital Collections
  3. Audiovisual items removed to SCPC AV Collection
  4. Books removed to SCPC Book Collection
  5. Periodicals removed to SCPC Peridocial Collection
  6. Photographs, slides, and oversized photograph removed to SCPC Photograph Collection

Legal Status

Copyright to the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability records created by the organization has been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Copyright to all other materials is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for the records of the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability and its predecessors.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated. This finding aid was updated by Mislav Forrester, May 2013; and by SCPC staff in 2017.
Status
unprocessed
Description rules
dacs

Revision Statements

  • 2018: The file list was standardized in Summer 2017 by Min Cheng in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace. Tessa Chambers added the notes in Fall 2017. Findingaid updated by Wendy Chmielewski, 2018. Finding updated by Jacob Clark, July 2019.

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