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Central America Working Group Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-145

Scope and Contents

Contains material generated by the Central America Working Group and various materials about the civil wars and covert wars in Central America during the 1980s.

Dates

  • Creation: 1979-1984

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English and Spanish.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

None.

Copyright and Rights Information

None.

Historical note

The Central America Working Group, founded in 1979 was a lobbying organization tying peace organizations opposing U.S. support for repressive regimes in Central America.

Extent

6 Linear Feet (6 linear ft.)

Overview

The Central America Working Group, founded in 1979 was a lobbying organization tying peace organizations opposing U.S. support for repressive regimes in Central America.

Arrangement

This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.

Other Finding Aids

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Custodial History

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Phillip and Angela Berryman, 1985 [Acc. 85A-149].

Related Materials

Latin America Working Group Records (DG 184)

Legal Status

Copyright to the Central America Working Group 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..

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed. A finding aid was created by Wendy E. Chmielewski, August 2009; updated by Chloe Lucchesi-Malone August 2011; and updated by SCPC staff 2017-2018; updated by Wendy E. Chmielewski, September 2018.

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

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