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Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard)

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hiroshima Peace Pilgrimage Collected Records

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

Phoenix Defense Fund Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-072
Overview

The Phoenix Defense Fund was established through the efforts of Norman Cousins and other supporters of Barbara and Earle Reynolds. The Reynolds sailed the yacht Phoenix into a nuclear test site, Eniwetok Proving Grounds, as a protest against nuclear war. They were arrested, tried, and acquitted (1958-1960). The organization was also known as Reynolds Defense Fund.

Dates: 1957-1961; Majority of material found within 1958-1959

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  • Subject: Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources X

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Subject
Atomic bomb victims -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi -- History -- Sources 1
Direct action -- History -- Sources 1
Eniwetok Proving Grounds (Marshall Islands) -- History -- Sources 1
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Personal narratives -- Sources 1
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 1