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Peace in art -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Art for World Friendship Records

Identifier: SCPC-DG-066

Art for World Friendship originated in 1946 as a project undertaken by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. It was the first organization to exchange child art on an international level and was entirely run by volunteers.

Dates: 1946-1969

National Circulating Library of Students' Peace Posters Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-National Circulating Library of Students' Peace...

The National Circulating Library of Students' Peace Posters (NCLSPP) had the single goal of promoting peace through the graphic arts created by young people.

Dates: 1935-1951

Violet Oakley Collected Papers

 Collection — Othertype CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Oakley, Violet
Dates: 1933-1979; Majority of material found within 1933-1942

Zena Posever Collected Papers

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Posever, Zena

Zena Goldin Posever founded Artists Speak for Peace in South Florida in 1979(?) and organized their exhibitions in Greater Miami. In the mid-1980s, she advocated for the U.S. postal stamp honoring Paul Robeson. Posever has been a life-long member of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: 1978-1993, 1998

World Peaceways, Inc. Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-World Peaceways

World Peaceways was incorporated in 1931 as World Peace Posters, Inc. The organization changed its name to World Peaceways, Inc. in 1932 to reflect the expansion of its media campaign beyond posters and billboards to include modern advertising techniques. These included magazine advertising and radio programming to counteract the "artificial glories of war."

Dates: 1931-1946