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Walk for Peace Collected Records


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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Walk for Peace planned journeys from New Haven, Connecticut, to the United Nations, March 29 to April, 1958; from Philadelphia to the U.N., March 29 to April, 1958; continuing in May of 1958 to the White House for a Memorial Day Weekend rally. The motto was "Stop Nuclear Weapons Tests to Start World Disarmament." A.J. Muste was chairman, Robert Gilmore served as Treasurer.

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

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