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Prayer and Conscience Vigil Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Prayer and Conscience Vigil


  • Creation: 1957

Biographical / Historical

This vigil was a joint effort of peace organizations, including the Fellowship of Reconciliation, War Resisters' League, and Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons. The vigil took place from November 1 to December 1, 1957. Participants opposed the testing and production of nuclear weapons. The vigil was a continuous prayer and conscience action held at 1705 N St., NW; a daily vigil was also held in front of the White House, including posters, leafletting and other forms of public witness.


0.04 linear ft. (.5 linear in.)

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

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