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Children's Peace Fair Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-218

Scope and Contents

This collection is still in the original order in which it was donated.

Dates

  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1988-1999

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

None.

Conditions Governing Use

None.

Historical note

The Children's Peace Fair began in 1988 in New Jersey. It was an annual fair to teach children how they can contribute to world peace and learn conflict resolution skills. This children's event was organized in association with the Monmouth (NJ) Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Most of the fairs were held at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, New Jersey.

Extent

3.75 linear ft. (3.75 linear ft.)

Abstract

The Children's Peace Fair began in 1988 in New Jersey. It was an annual fair to teach children how they can contribute to world peace and learn conflict resolution skills. This children's event was organized in association with the Monmouth (New Jersey) Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Most of the fairs were held at Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, New Jersey.

Arrangement

This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.

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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 Donald Jacoby, 2003 [Acc. 03A-095, Acc. 03A-096]; 2005 [Acc. 05A-010].

Related Materials

Deborah Jacoby Collected Papers (CDG-A)

Separated Materials

Items removed:

  1. Photographs
  2. Children's drawings and other items removed to Oversized Items Collection
  3. 1 bumpersticker
  4. 1 fabric patch
  5. 6 posters (advertising peace fairs)

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

Collection partially processed by student Sheveen Greene, October-December 2003.

Subject

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

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