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Media Area Committee for the United Nations Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Media Area Committee for the United Nations


Collection includes correspondence, administrative files, flyers, publicity materials, newspaper clippings, photos.


  • Creation: 1955-1965


Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

The Media (Pa.) Area Committee for the United Nations; founded in 1954 by David C. Elkinton, it was made up of members of local organizations and individuals who supported the United Nations' role in world peace and international relations. The Committee organized United Nations weekends in Delaware County to celebrate the founding of the U.N. and to educate the public on its role in world affairs.


0.21 linear ft. (2.5 linear in.)

General Note

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

Description rules
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