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Food Not Bombs Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Food not Bombs
Abstract

Collection consists of correspondence, operational records, fact sheets and publicity materials; many of the items appear to be photocopies or printouts.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1988-1998

Libby Frank and Morton Frank Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-247
Abstract

The papers of a married couple, both of whom have worked for peace and justice organizations throughout the second half of the twentieth century and into the first decades of the twenty-first century. Libby Frank served as the executive director of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom from 1981-1986.

Dates: 1966-2012

Freeze Campaigns Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Freeze Campaigns
Abstract

Collection includes brochures and flyers, printed correspondence, and pamphlets about the nuclear freeze movement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-1988

Freeze Campaigns (State and Local) Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Freeze Campaigns-state and local
Overview

These are collected records of state and local nuclear freeze campaigns. Freeze was a grassroots movements which called for a bilateral freeze on the nuclear weapons buildup by the United States and the Soviet Union in the 1980s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-1989

Freeze Voter Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-156
Abstract In 1983, supporters of the nuclear freeze founded Freeze Voter, an independent Political Action Committee (PAC). In response to the growing threat of nuclear war and the proliferation of nuclear weapons, the PAC's main goal was to "elect a President and Congress who will enact a nuclear weapons Freeze between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. The Committee [will] achieve this goal through the electoral process." The organization worked on the grass-roots level to identify supporters of a nuclear...
Dates: 1983-1988

Louis A. Friedman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-238
Overview Louis A. Friedman has worked internationally with Promoting Enduring Peace, EarthKind, People's Action for Clean Energy (PACE), and other organizations on peace and environmental issues. Along with his wife, Judi Friedman, environmentalist and award-winning children's book author, he traveled as a citizen-diplomat and also brought several Soviet/Russian delegations to the United States to further communication on these issues. Friedman has organized peace river cruises and trips through...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1973-2003

David E. Gibson Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Gibson, David
Abstract Collection consists mainly of printed materials collected from Gibson's extensive career as a consultant and organizer; folders include information about Virginia Action, 1982,1983; Greater Philadelphia Freeze Walk, ca. 1984,1987; recruitment of college students for SANE, 1985; Citizens Network, ca. 1985; divestment blockade at Columbia University, 1985; SANE: New York Council, ca. 1985,1989; L.A. Jobs with Peace Campaign, 1986 ; Tim Wirth for Senate Campaign, 1986; NJ SANE/Freeze, 1987,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1981-1991

Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-147
Abstract

In 1986 six hundred people marched across the United States to demonstrate their opposition to the world-wide nuclear arms race. The march took nine months from California to Washington, D.C. The marchers wrote: "we will create a non-violent focus for positive change; the imperative being that nuclear weapons are politically, socially, economically and morally unjustifiable, and that, in any number, they are unacceptable." The GPM was also a traveling intentional and communal society.

Dates: 1986 - Date; Majority of material found within 1986

Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp Collected Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp
Abstract

Includes short histories from 1981 of women's peace protests in Great Britain; poetry, letters; press releases; information about nuclear free zones in Britain; announcements of protest actions; newsletters from USA; articles published; postcard photo; news clippings high school students' note cards; video documentary.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1981-1991

Greenham Women Against Cruise Missiles Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Greenham Women Against Cruise Missiles
Overview Greenham Women Against Cruise Missiles was organized in 1983 by a group of women who were part of the Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp in Great Britain. Several activists at Greenham organized Greenham Women Against Cruise Missiles, which sought to use the U.S. legal system to challenge the right of the U.S. government to deploy nuclear missiles on foreign soil. Although the suit was unsuccessful, a group of Greenham women traveled around the United States speaking out about the growing...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1983-1989

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Subject
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 67
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources 38
Antinuclear movement -- United States 21
Nuclear disarmament -- History -- Sources 14
Peace movements -- United States 13
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Nuclear disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
Pacifists -- United States -- History -- Sources 11
Quakers -- United States -- History -- Sources 9
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 8
Antinuclear movement 7
Antinuclear movement -- History -- Sources 7
Nuclear disarmament -- United States 7
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources 7
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 6
Nuclear arms control -- United States 6
Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States 6
Peace -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 5
Peace walks and marches -- History -- Sources 5
Women and peace 5
Women and peace -- History -- Sources 5
Women and peace -- United States 5
Women and peace -- United States -- History -- Sources 5
Conscientious objectors -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
Nuclear disarmament 4
Nuclear facilities -- Environmental aspects -- United States 4
Antinuclear movement -- Great Britain 3
Arms control -- History -- Sources 3
Civil disobedience -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- History -- Sources 3
Nonviolence -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear disarmament -- Great Britain 3
Nuclear weapons (International law) -- History -- Sources 3
Nuclear weapons -- Great Britain 3
Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- History -- Sources 3
Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 3
Peace movements 3
Peace movements -- History -- Sources 3
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States 3
United States 3
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union 3
War tax resistance -- United States -- History -- Sources 3
Women and peace -- Great Britain 3
Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antimissile missiles -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Antinuclear movement -- New York (State) -- History -- Sources 2
Arms control -- Citizen participation -- History -- Sources 2
Atomic bomb -- Testing -- History -- Sources 2
Biological warfare -- History -- Sources 2
Chemical warfare -- History -- Sources 2
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- Societies, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Lobbying -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
MX (Weapons system) -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear arms control -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Nuclear nonproliferation -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Religious aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Peace -- Societies, etc. 2
Political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Political prisoners -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Tax protests and appeals -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
Trident (Weapons systems) 2
War -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- Sources 2
Women political activists -- United States -- History -- Sources 2
African American churches -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- Sources 1
African Americans -- Mississippi -- History -- Sources 1
Algeria -- History -- Revolution, 1954-1962 1
Antinuclear movement -- Australia -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Delaware -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- England -- Berkshire 1
Antinuclear movement -- Florida -- Lee County -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Florida -- Port Charlotte -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Germany (West) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Illinois -- Chicago Region -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Massachusetts -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Merrimack River Valley (N.H. and Mass.) 1
Antinuclear movement -- Nevada -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Nevada -- Nevada Test Site -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- New Zealand -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- North Carolina -- Greenville -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Main Line -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Rhode Island 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- Directories 1
Antinuclear movement -- Vermont -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Antinuclear movement -- West (U.S.) -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- Economic aspects -- United States 1
Arms control -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources 1
Arms control -- United States 1
Arms control -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Arms race -- Economic aspects -- History -- Sources 1
Arms race -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Names
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 8
American Friends Service Committee 7
Golden Rule (Ketch) 6
Jack, Homer A. (Homer Alexander), 1916-1993 5
Lyttle, Bradford 5
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Omaha Action (Project) 5
Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 5
Committee for Nonviolent Action 4
Cousins, Norman 4
Reynolds, Earle L. 4
Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 4
Bigelow, Albert, 1906- 3
Gottlieb, Sanford 3
Great Peace March for Global Nuclear Disarmament (Organization) 3
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp 3
Keys, Donald 3
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization) 3
San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace 3
Scott, Lawrence, 1908-1986 3
Willoughby, George, pacifist 3
Women Strike for Peace 3
Affeldt, Allan 2
Aldridge, Robert C. 2
American Peace Test (Organization) 2
Appeal and Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Berg, Lloyd A. 2
Chavez, Daniel 2
Chicago Area Faculty for a Freeze on the Nuclear Arms Race 2
Civilian Public Service 2
Clark, Joseph S. 2
Coffin, William Sloane, Jr., 1924-2006 2
Cortright, David, 1946- 2
Cottom, Carolyn 2
Day, Dorothy, 1897-1980 2
Deming, Barbara, 1917-1984 2
DiGia, Ralph 2
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 2
Folsom, Franklin, 1907-1995 2
Frank, Morton 2
Friends Committee on National Legislation (U.S.) 2
Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 2
Huntington, William R. 2
Illinois Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 2
Melman, Seymour 2
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 2
National Campaign to Stop the MX (U.S.) 2
National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy (U.S.) 2
Nebraska Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 2
New England Committee for Nonviolent Action 2
Non-Violent Action Against Nuclear Weapons (Organization). Nevada Project 2
Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 2
Olson, Theodore, 1932-2020 2
PRO-Peace (Organization) 2
Paschkis, V. (Victor) 2
Peace Action (Organization) 2
Prayer and Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 2
Québec-Washington-Guantánamo Walk for Peace 2
Reynolds, Barbara (Barbara Leonard) 2
SANE/FREEZE (Organization) 2
Snyder, Edward F. 2
Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 2
Swann, Marjorie 2
Swann, Robert S. 2
United Nations 2
Vigil at Fort Detrick (Frederick, Md.) 2
Walk for Peace (Project) 2
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. U.S. Section 2
A Quaker Action Group 1
Abington Coalition for a Nuclear Arms Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Abolition 2000 1
Access (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Aftel, Jacob 1
Aicher, Paul J. 1
Alabama Freeze Coalition 1
Alabama Nuclear Freeze Campaign 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Alternatives to Violence Project 1
American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1
Ames Bilateral Freeze Campaign (Iowa) 1
Annual Training Institute in Non-Violence, Grindstone Island (Portland, Ontario, Canada) 1
Another Mother for Peace (Association) 1
Anthony, Robert L. 1
April Action (Organization) 1
Apsey, Lawrence S. 1
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 1
Ashly, Coleen 1
Avedon, Barbara 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Backe, John 1
Baez, Joan 1
Ballantyne, Edith 1
Beer, John Joseph, 1927- 1
Ben-Levi, Cass 1
Benton, Marjorie Craig 1
Bergen County Freeze Campaign (New Jersey) 1
Berman, Aline 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Beyond Nuclear (Organization) 1
Bigelow, Sylvia 1
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