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Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom: Central Suffolk Branch (NY) Collection

Type of Material: Organzational records
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Collection ID: Collection 223
Creator: Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom: Central Suffolk Branch (NY)
Extent: 2 cubic ft.
Span Dates: 1965-1973

 

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Title
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Central Suffolk Branch (NY) Collection
Collection 223

Creator
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Central Suffolk Branch (NY)  

Extent, Scope, and Content Note 
2 cubic ft. of papers, scrapbooks, pamphlets, posters, and related materials reflecting activities opposing United States involvement in the Vietnamese Conflict, helping the activities of UNICEF, and supporting the 1972 Democratic presidential campaign of George S. McGovern. 

Founded in 1915, the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is an international non-governmental organization (NGO) with National Sections covering every continent, an International Secretariat based in Geneva, and a New York office focused on the work of the United Nations (UN).

Provenance
Nina Lieberman donated scrapbooks, newsletters, and related materials in 1974. Lura Mattinson donated pamphlets, buttons, and stickers in 1975.

Arrangement and Processing Note
Processed by F. Berenice Baez-Revueltas, September 2005. Online finding aid by Kristen J. Nyitray, October 2006. Updated October 2016.

Language
English

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open to researchers without restriction.

Rights and Permissions

Stony Brook University Libraries' consent as the physical owner of the collection does not address copyright issues that may affect publication rights. It is the sole responsibility of the user of Special Collections and University Archives materials to investigate the copyright status of any given work and to seek and obtain permission where needed prior to publication.

Citation
[Item], [Box], Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Central Suffolk Branch (N.Y.) Collection, Special Collections and University Libraries, Stony Brook University Libraries.

INVENTORY

Box 1
Central Suffolk Branch (2f)
Central Suffolk Branch: flyers (2f)
Central Suffolk Branch: UNICEF (2f)
Community Peace Action Resource kit

Box 2
scrapbooks (2)
bumper stickers
"Coins for Peace": coin collection can
buttons

Box 3
film (preservation assessment in-process)


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