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Francoise W. Douwes Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Douwes, Francoise Wilhelmina
Abstract

Douwes was a member of the Philadelphia branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1985-2005

Carla Brooks Johnston Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Johnston, Carla B.
Overview

Papers of Carla Johnston, who was active in politics, and in working for peace, in Massachusetts, as well as a writer of eight books.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1979-1987

Dorothy Marder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-233
Overview Dorothy Marder was a photographer and photojournalist, peace activist, Lesbian and Gay community member, counselor, and disabilities advocate. Her most extensive photographic work concerned women's peace activism (especially Women Strike for Peace), in the New York, New York area between the late 1960s through the 1980s Many of her photographs appeared in peace movement and alternative press publications. Marder photographed well-known peace activists, feminists, and political figures of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1999

Milada Marsalka Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-217
Abstract

Milada Marsalka was a member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, active with the New Haven, Connecticut Branch. Marsalka worked for American-Soviet friendship and conversion of economy from military to civilian production. She was born in Czechoslovakia and later moved to the United States. Marsalka died in 1999 or 2000.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1965-1998

Women Strike for Peace Records

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Overview

Women Strike for Peace came into existence on November 1, 1961, as a protest against atmospheric nuclear tests by the U.S. and the Soviet Union. By the late 1980s the national WSP office in Philadelphia closed, but the WSP legislative office and various WSP branches around the U.S. remained active through the 1990s.

Dates: 1961-1996

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Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources 4
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Amnesty -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Civil defense -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Demonstrations -- United States -- Photographs 1
Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Sources 1
Disarmament -- History -- Sources 1
Documentary photography -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Draft resisters -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Economic conversion -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Feminists -- United States -- Photographs 1
Gay rights -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Lesbians -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
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Nuclear arms control -- History -- Sources 1
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Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
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Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Sources 1
Women and peace -- Connecticut -- New Haven -- History -- Sources 1
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Women Strike for Peace 2
Accra Assembly (Organization) 1
Axelrod, Beverly 1
Berman, Aline 1
Civil Defense Awareness (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1