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Unitarian Universalist Peace Network Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-159

Overview

Established in 1984 to strengthen peace work among Unitarian Universalists and interfaith communities, the goup was especially concerned with the international arms race and nuclear proliferation. Directors included Stephen M. Shick, Carol Powers, Stephanie Nichols. The headquarters were in Philadelphia, Pa. and sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Association. Unitarian Universalist Peace Fellowship, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, Unitarian Universalist Women's Federation, and the International Association for Religious Freedom; published two periodicals, Peace Network News and Nuclear Free Zone News; organized a Rapid Action Alert network to communicate concerns to elected representatives; ceased operations on November 30, 1991.

Dates

  • Creation: 1983-1991

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

None.

Copyright and Rights Information

None.

Historical

Established in 1984 to strengthen peace work among Unitarian Universalists and interfaith communities; especially concerned with the international arms race and nuclear proliferation; directors: Stephen M. Shick, Carol Powers, Stephanie Nichols; headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa.; sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Association, Unitarian Universalist Peace Fellowship, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, Unitarian Universalist Women's Federation, and the International Association for Religious Freedom; published two periodicals, Peace Network News and Nuclear Free Zone News; organized a Rapid Action Alert network to communicate concerns to elected representatives; ceased operations on November 30, 1991.

Extent

3.8 Linear Feet (3.8 linear ft.)

Arrangement

This collection remains in the order in which it was donated.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Unitarian Universalist Peace Network, 1991.

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Separated Materials

  1. Photographs
  2. Memorabilia

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 is unprocessed.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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