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Worldwide Peace Day Foundation 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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The first declaration of November 1st as Worldwide Peace Day was in 1963 in Washington, D.C. It was sponsored by Jerome Frank, Frederick J. Libby, and Sen. Ernest Gruening. The organization was almost dormant during the Vietnamese Conflict. Peace Day activities included forums, panels, rallies, vigils, etc.

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

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