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Peace Research Lab Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peace Research Lab


  • Creation: 1950-1980

Biographical / Historical

The Peace Research Lab was founded by Dr. Theodore F. Lentz in 1945. Originally called the Attitude Research Laboratory, the name was changed in 1960. The Laboratory's purpose was to study the causes of war and the conditions of peace. Dr. Lentz died in 1976; the Lentz International Peace Research Award is named in his honor.


0.13 Linear Feet (1.5 linear in.)



General Note

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

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