Milton Lowenthal Papers
Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399
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Milton Lowenthan was an Activist involved in peace and antinuclear movements in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; also with the United Nations Association of the United States of America in Harrisburg, the UN's International Year of the Child; the National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy, the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, protests after the Three Mile Island accident in 1979, and commemeration of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.He was a sponsor of Japanese antinuclear artist Kazuaki Kita.
Includes correspondence, financial records, flyers and handbills, manuscripts, memorabilia, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, reference files, audiocassettes, slides, videocassettes, motion pictures, photographs, and posters. Correspondents include John Somerville and Kazuaki Kita.
This collection remains in the order in which it was donated.
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Gift of the Estate of Milton Lowenthal, 1996 [Acc. 96A-086, Acc. 11A-080].
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.This finding aid was created by Amanda Cardillo on June 1, 2012.
- Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant (Pa.)
- United Nations Association of the United States of America
- Peace Movements -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources
- Antinuclear movement -- Pennsylvania -- Harrisburg -- History -- Sources
- Nuclear Disarmament -- United States -- History -- Sources
- International Year of the Child, 1979
- Swarthmore College Peace Collection
- Access Restrictions
- Copyright to the resources created by Milton Lowenthal has been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection. Copyright to all other materials is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
- Use Restrictions