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Deborah Jacoby Collected Papers

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Jacoby, Deborah


Collection includes information about New Jersey peace movments and antinuclear movements; the Coalition for Peace Action / New Jersey Peace Action; Monmouth County Pax Christi and New Jersey Pax Christi; PeaceWorks; also includes reference files on peace, social justice, nuclear disarmament, Bosnia (1995) and the Soviet Union.


  • Majority of material found within 1962-1996

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Deborah D. Jacoby; Debby Jacoby; Mrs. Donald Jacoby; graduated from Hunter College in 1944; New Jersey activist for peace, social change, nuclear disarmament, and civil liberties; worked for fair housing in Monmouth County, NJ; member of: Monmouth County Peace Committee, 1970-ca. 1973, New Jersey American Civil Liberties Union, 1973-[1990s?]; founded the Monmouth Ethical Society and the Shore Citizens for Better Human Relations with her husband, Donald Jacoby (d. 2004); worked with Children's Peace Fair, held annually at Brookdale Community College, 1988-1999.


0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear inches.)

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