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Institute for the Study of Nonviolence Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Institute for the Study of Nonviolence


Collection consists of printed materials: reports, pamphlets, publicity materials and press releases, photographs, posters.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1965-1975

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Institute for the Study of Nonviolence; founded in 1965 by Joan Baez and Ira Sandperl in Palo Alto, California to promote serious study of the ends and means of radical social change.


0.63 linear ft. (7.5 linear inches.)

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