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Charlotte Citizens for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Charlotte Citizens for Peace
Abstract

Correspondence, administrative files, financial records, flyers, newspaper clippings, reference files. Correspondents include Esther S. Frankel and Abraham Kaufman.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-1996

Committee for a Nuclear Overkill Moratorium Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-146
Overview Founded in Chicago in 1976, NOMOR's aim was "to call for a moratorium on the production of nuclear weapons as a unilateral American initiative...for a first step toward stopping and reversing the...international arms race." The founders and activists of NOMOR engaged in media campaigns, sponsored conferences, workshops, and benefits, and was involved with the "Symphony for Survival." News from NOMOR was published between 1978 and 1986. In spite of regional support, especially from the...
Dates: 1976-1986

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness
Abstract

Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness; organized the November 1960 Washington Pilgrimage and two-day vigil at the Pentagon; chaired by Henry J. Cadbury; also called the Quaker Peace Witness Committee; work was continued by the Friends Witness for World Order

Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-1961

Freeze Campaigns Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Freeze Campaigns
Abstract

Collection includes brochures and flyers, printed correspondence, and pamphlets about the nuclear freeze movement.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-1988

Freeze Campaigns, State and Local, Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Freeze Campaigns-state and local
Overview

These are collected records of state and local nuclear freeze campaigns. Freeze was a grassroots movements which called for a bilateral freeze on the nuclear weapons buildup by the United States and the Soviet Union in the 1980s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-1989

Freeze Voter Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-156
Abstract In 1983, supporters of the nuclear freeze founded Freeze Voter, an independent Political Action Committee (PAC). In response to the growing threat of nuclear war and the proliferation of nuclear weapons, the PAC's main goal was to "elect a President and Congress who will enact a nuclear weapons Freeze between the U.S. and the U.S.S.R. The Committee [will] achieve this goal through the electoral process." The organization worked on the grass-roots level to identify supporters of a nuclear...
Dates: 1983-1988

Friends Witness for World Order Collected Records

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Friends Witness for World Order
Overview

These records contain meeting minutes, financial records, correspondence, releases/literature, statistics, publicity and press coverage, address by Dorothy Hutchinson, delegation visits to President Kennedy and to ambassadors during Washington, D.C., and photographs.

Dates: 1962

INFACT Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-INFACT
Abstract

This collection includes only material about the campaign against nuclear weapons and the General Electric Company boycott while the organization was still named INFACT. The collection consists of printed materials: reports, memoranda, press releases, news clippings.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1982-1992

Lee County Coalition for Peace Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Lee County Coalition for Peace
Abstract

Collection includes minutes of meetings, newsletters, flyers, clippings.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1983-1988

Milton Lowenthal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-191
Overview

Milton Lowenthal was an activist involved in peace and antinuclear movements in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, specifically those related to Three Mile Island and the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. He was a sponsor of Japanese antinuclear artist Kazuaki Kita. This collection includes correspondence, financial records, manuscripts, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, reference files, and other memorabilia.

Dates: 1962-1994

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Chicago Area Faculty for a Freeze on the Nuclear Arms Race 2
Illinois Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 2
Abington Coalition for a Nuclear Arms Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Alabama Freeze Coalition 1
Alabama Nuclear Freeze Campaign 1
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Aldridge, Robert C. 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
Ames Bilateral Freeze Campaign (Iowa) 1
Benton, Marjorie Craig 1
Bergen County Freeze Campaign (New Jersey) 1
Cadbury, Henry J. (Henry Joel), 1883-1974 1
Californians for a Bilateral Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Carlson, Richard, 1940-2013 1
Charlotte Citizens for Peace (Port Charlotte, Fla.) 1
Christofferson, Bill 1
Cleland, Robert A. 1
Committee for a Quaker Peace Witness 1
Connecticut Freeze Campaign for a US-USSR Nuclear Arms Freeze 1
Cottom, Carolyn 1
Council for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Curry, William E., 1951- 1
Day, Samuel H. 1
Delaware County Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Pennsylvania) 1
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.) 1
Florida Coalition for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Forsberg, Randall 1
Frankel, Esther S. (Esther Strum) 1
Freeze Voter 1
Freeze Voter '84 1
Friends Witness for World Order 1
General Electric Company 1
Glenview Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign (Illinois) 1
Greater Cleveland Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
Ground Zero Pairing Project (Portland, Or.) 1
Hutchinson, Dorothy H. (Dorothy Hewitt), 1905-1984 1
INFACT (Firm) 1
International Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign. U.S. Coalition 1
Interstate Freeze Lobbying Network (Cambridge. Mass.) 1
Jendrzejczyk, Michael 1
Kaufman, Abraham 1
Kita, Kazuaki, 1934- 1
Lee County Coalition for Peace (Lee County, Fla.) 1
Lowenthal, Milton, 1907-1995 1
Maine Freeze Campaign 1
Manhattan Project (Organization) 1
Maryland Campaign for No First Use of Nuclear Weapons 1
Maryland Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Mass Freeze (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Massachusetts Nuclear Freeze Committee (Newtonville, Mass.) 1
Melman, Seymour 1
NOMOR, Committee for a Nuclear Overkill Moratorium 1
Nebraska Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
New Hampshire Campaign for a US-USSR Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
New Jersey Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
North Shore Peace Initiative (Organization) 1
Northeast Georgia Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Northern California Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Norwich Peace Center (Vt.) 1
Nuclear Age Peace Foundation 1
Nuclear Free America (Organization) 1
Nuclear Weapons Committee (Newton, Mass.) 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force 1
Nuclear Weapons Facilities Task Force. Rocky Flats/Nuclear Weapons Facilities Project 1
Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
Nukewatch (Progressive Foundation) 1
Ohio Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
Oklahoma Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
Omaha Action (Project) 1
Omaha Freeze 1
Oregon Coast Peace Alliance 1
Pennsylvania Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
People for a Nuclear Free Future (Santa Cruz, Calif.) 1
Philadelphia Freeze Campaign 1
Portland Freeze Coalition 1
Postol, Theodore 1
Reynolds, Chip (William) 1
Rockland County Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
SEA Alliance (Montclair, N.J.) 1
San Antonio Freeze 1
San Francisco Freeze 1
Santa Barbarans for a Bilateral Nuclear Weapons Freeze (California) 1
Schmidt, Martha L. 1
Solo, Pam 1
Solomon, Ben, active 1976-1986 1
Somerville, John, 1905-1994 1
South Jersey Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
St. Louis Committee for A Nuclear Weapons Freeze 1
Sternlieb, Joseph 1
Stevens, Robert Warren 1
Student/Teacher Organization to Prevent Nuclear War 1
Tampa Coalition for Survival 1
Thompson, Tyler, 1915- 1
Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant (Pa.) 1
Traylor, Melvin A., Jr. 1
United Nations Association of the United States of America 1
United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition 1
Waltham Concerned Citizens Committee for a Nuclear Weapons Freeze (Massachusetts) 1
West Side Action for Peace & Social Justice (New York, N.Y.) 1
West Side Nuclear Freeze Campaign (New York, N.Y.) 1
West Virginia Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign 1
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