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Diana Brown Sheridan Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Sheridan, Diana Brown

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of materials gathered for Sheridan's oral history project on peacemaking women of Norway. It includes background material, audiocassettes of interviews Norwegian women peace leaders, and written transcripts of the interviews. There are interviews with Elizabeth Bjorgum, Birgit Brock-Utne, Karin Christiansen, Annabelle Despard and Guri Gjestland, Ellen Elster, Nini Haslund Gleditsch, Anne Grieg, Jenny Mosland, Eva Norlund, and Bett Romstad.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1984-1987


Language of Materials

Materials are in English and Norwegian.

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0.21 linear ft. (2.5 linear in. (excluding audiocassettes))


This collection is comprised of materials gathered for Diana Brown Sheridan's oral history project on peacemaking women of Norway as well as her interviews with those women.

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Custodial History

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Diana Brown Sheridan in 2003.

Separated Materials

Audiocassettes were removed to the Audiovisual Collection

Legal Status

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Wendy Chmielewski and Anne Yoder in 2003; finding aid was updated by Eleanor Fulvio in August 2010.

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