American Interracial Peace Committee Collected Records
Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399
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The American Interracial Peace Committee (AIPC) was a joint effort of African-Americans and the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) to enlist support of African-Americans for peace organizations. The committee was headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and began in 1928. It was affiliated with the National Association of Colored Women. Members of the advisory board included Jane Addams, Mary McLeod Bethune, and W.E.B. DuBois.
Contains pamphlets and leaflets. Five items.
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
- African Americans -- Political activity
- Peace Movements -- United States
- Peace Movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
- Swarthmore College Peace Collection