Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Evelyn Alloy Collected Papers, 1961-2009

Collection: CDGA

Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399 U.S.A.
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator); URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/

Descriptive Summary
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers.
Alloy, Evelyn (1916? - )
Evelyn Alloy Collected Papers
Inclusive Dates
Call Number

Language of Materials
Materials in English
5 linear inches [papers only]
An activist for many peace and justice issues, including civil rights

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
Usage Restrictions
Alternate Form of Material
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Evelyn Alloy, 2009-2011 [acc. 09-017, 10-080, 10-083, 10-090, 11-013, 11-016, 11-059]
Processing Information
Processed by Anne Yoder (Archivist), January 2012
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Evelyn Alloy Collected Papers, Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record

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Historical Background
Aged 95 in November 2011 when she took part in the Occupy Philadelphia demonstration/s [listen to a sound blurb], Alloy has been active in local civil rights and peace activities for many years. 

Collection Overview
This collection includes correspondence and material that helps to document Alloy's interests and activism.

Items removed:
- Photographs
1/ Evelyn Alloy holding Stephen Alloy (son), with Paul Robeson, 1958
2/ Evelyn Alloy with Linus Pauling & Emile Mazey, 1961
3/ six women at a "City protest[ing?] Dem. Party refusing to participate in Freedom Party"
4/ demonstration against the Vietnam War


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
Biographical information
Correspondence: general [includes 1967 letter from Philip Berrigan]
Correspondence with Otto Nathan, 1965-1983
Correspondence with Ava Pauling, 1962-1965
Correspondence re: issues & Letters to the Editor written
Book reviews
Reference material: teaching nuclear issues
Reference material: Alternative Revenue Service packet, 1991

This file written on August 21, 2015