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Delaware County Committee on Hiroshima-Nagasaki Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Delaware County Committee-Hiroshima-Nagasaki

Abstract

Includes: correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, flyers regarding the August 6, 1986 commemoration; also a play written about the bombings and the aftermath by Steve Friedman titled "Fallout".

Dates

  • Majority of material found in 1986

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Delaware County Committee on Hiroshima-Nagasaki; formed in Delaware County, Pennsylvania in 1986, chiefly to prepare a memorial for the 41st anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; sponsors/participants included the Chester Quarter Peace Advisory Committee (Quakers), the Delaware County Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze, Families Working for Peace, Project V.O.T.E. (Project VOTE), and the Swarthmore-Delco Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (0.5 linear inches)

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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