Libby Frank and Morton Frank Papers
The papers of a married couple, both of whom have worked for peace and justice organizations throughout the second half of the twentieth century and into the first decades of the twenty-first century. Libby Frank served as the executive director of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom from 1981-1986.
- Frank, Libby (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Limitations on Accessing the Collection
One item in Box 14 is restricted. The restriction is noted in the file list. The rest of the collection is open for research use.
Physical Access Note
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Copyright and Rights Information
Libby Frank and Morton Frank are a married couple, both of whom have worked for peace and justice organizations throughout the second half of the twentieth century and into the first decades of the twenty-first century. Morton Frank has worked on anti-nuclear issues and with Actions for Peace: Jobs and Justice. Libby Frank was the director of the Bergen County (Pennsylvania), Peace Center, and served as the executive director of the U.S. Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom from 1981-1986. LIbby has also worked with the Middle East Committee of the WILPF for many years.
12.5 Linear Feet (12.5 linear ft.)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Libby Frank and Morton Frank, 1995-2012 [acc. 04A-061, Acc. 04A-097, Acc. 05A-067, Acc. 09A-046, Acc. 10A-067, Acc. 2012-042, Acc. 2012-056, Acc. 2018-013].
Copyright to the records created by Libby Frank and Morton Frank has been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Copyright to all other materials is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Processed by Swarthmore College Peace Collection staff. Checklist prepared and added to by Anne M. Yoder (Archivist), 2004-2012.
- Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- Sources
- April Action (Organization)
- Computer-Based Peace Information Project
- Frank, Libby
- Frank, Morton
- June 12th Coalition
- My weekly reader
- Peace -- Study and teaching -- History -- Sources
- Peace Center of Bergen County (N.J.)
- Peace movements -- United States -- History -- Sources
- Frank, Libby (Person)
- Frank, Morton (Person)
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- 2018: The file list was standardized in Summer 2017 by Mary Olesnavich in preparation for importing into ArchivesSpace. Tessa Chambers added the notes in Fall 2017. This finding aid was updated by Wendy E. Chmielewski, November 2018.
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