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Sondra Claudine Langtry Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Langtry, Sondra Claudine

Abstract

Collection consists of materials about the 9th International Peace Research Association conference in Orillia, Ontario in 1981; peace research abstracts from the Peace Research Institute-Dundas; Russian language disarmament periodicals (photocopies), 1979-1981; United Nations arms control literature; and reference files on the antinuclear "freeze" movement, chemical and biological weapons, peace studies, women and military employment, and military spending.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1978-1982

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Sondra Claudine Langtry, 1944-1982; born in New York City, received B.A. in French from American University, M.A. in Russian literature from George Washington University, M.A. in Middle East studies from the University of Texas; employed by the Voice of America in the USSR; also abstracted materials for the Canadian Peace Research Institute (later Peace Research Institute-Dundas) in Dundas, Ontario, Canada. She was active in promoting peace and opposing nuclear weapons, and was a co-chairman of PeaceWorks in Wilmington, North Carolina at the time of her death at age 38.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (5 linear inches.)

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the papers of Sondra Claudine Langtry.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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