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Media Area Committee for the United Nations Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Media Area Committee for the United Nations

Abstract

Collection includes correspondence, administrative files, flyers, publicity materials, newspaper clippings, photos.

Dates

  • 1955-1965

Creator

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

The Media (Pa.) Area Committee for the United Nations; founded in 1954 by David C. Elkinton, it was made up of members of local organizations and individuals who supported the United Nations' role in world peace and international relations. The Committee organized United Nations weekends in Delaware County to celebrate the founding of the U.N. and to educate the public on its role in world affairs.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear in.)

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.

Creator

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

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