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Citizens' Committee to Abolish School Shelter Drills Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Citizens' Committee to Abolish School Shelter...

Dates

  • Creation: 1963

Biographical / Historical

The Committee was formed, in part, as a reaction to the firing of a New York City school teacher, James Council, who refused to comply with school air-raid shelter drills. Their slogan was "The only shelter is peace.".

Extent

0.21 linear ft. (2.5 linear in.)

Language of Materials

English

General Note

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

Description rules
Archives, Personal Papers, And Manuscripts (Appm)
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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