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Princeton Peace Network Records


Held at: Princeton University Library: University Archives [Contact Us]

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University Library: University Archives. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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Princeton University Library. Princeton Peace Network.

The Princeton Peace Network (PPN) was a student organization that formed in September 2001. The PPN was most active during the 2003 invasion of Iraq by the United States. In their effort to encourage the Princeton community to actively engage with peaceful alternatives to the use of military force and to increase a critical awareness of American foreign policy issues, the PPN facilitated teach-ins and collaborated with the Coalition for Peace Action and the Woodrow Wilson School's program on Science and Global Security, especially with Dr. Zia Mian. The PPN seems to have disbanded some time after 2006, the last time their website was updated.

These records contain protest materials, flyers, news articles about the Iraq War, material used in the PPN's teach-ins, and their public website.

This collection is arranged alphabetically.

These records were donated by Peter Wolanin, a former member of the organization, in 2017.

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Finding aid and collection created by Valencia L. Johnson in 2019.

No materials were separated from this collection.

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Collection Inventory

Flyers, undated. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

News Articles and Clippings, 2002. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Protest Material, undated. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Teach-in Material, 2001. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Princeton University. Princeton Peace Network.. Princeton Peace Network Public Website, 2001. 1 website.
Physical Description

1 website

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