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Peace Links Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Peace Links


Collection consists primarily of folders of printed materials titled: Celebrate Peace kit; Global Awareness kit; How to Talk to Your Children About Nuclear War; Library Project kit; Understanding the Soviets; Women in the Soviet Union study guide; Reach for Peace high school kit.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within ca. 1985-1988


Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Access: open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Peace Links; national network of women founded by Betty Bumpers, wife of former U.S. Senator Dale Bumpers, in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1982; Betty Bumpers mobilized nearly 200 congressional and gubernatorial women to speak out against the nuclear threat as a solution to global conflicts; Peace Links was committed to inform and involve more people in the movement to prevent nuclear war; evolved into a multi-faceted approach to violence prevention and peace building in American communities and the world; ceased operation in 2001.


0.42 linear ft. (5 linear in.)

Related Archival Materials

Custodian--University of Arkansas, Special Collections holds the Peace Links (U.S) records (MC907 and MC907a).

Related / Analytical Title

Celebrate Peace kit.

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Global Awareness kit.

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How to Talk to Your Children about Nuclear War.

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Understanding the Soviets.

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Women in the Soviet Union study guide.

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Reach for Peace high school kit.

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Most of the materials in this catalog are not digitized and can only be accessed in person. Please see our website for more information about visiting or requesting repoductions from Swarthmore College Peace Collection Library

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