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Citizens' Committee to Abolish School Shelter Drills Collected Records


Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399

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The Committee was formed, in part, as a reaction to the firing of a New York City school teacher, James Council, who refused to comply with school air-raid shelter drills. Their slogan was "The only shelter is peace.".

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.

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