Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. 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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The International World Peace Day Committee was established on the third anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The Committee promoted the commemoration of the deaths and devastation created by the use of atomic power. World Peace Day was established on August 6, 1948.
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.
- Swarthmore College Peace Collection