Swarthmore College Peace Collection

United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition, 1986-1996

Collection: DG 178




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Swarthmore College Peace Collection
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Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator)
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Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition
Title
United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition Records
Inclusive Dates
1985-1996
Call Number
DG 178

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
5.4 linear feet
Abstract
This organization was founded in March, 1988 as the U.S. Coalition of the International Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign. It was formed as a coalition of peace groups to raise public awareness of nuclear testing issues, and to call on governments to initiate testing moratoria and to undertake negotiations for a comprehensive test ban. Carolyn Cottom was its first Chair. The group changed name its name in 1989 to the United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
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Alternate Form of Material
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Acquisitions Information

Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in theUnited States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition Records (DG 178), 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
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Historical Background
This organization was founded in March, 1988 as the U.S. Coalition of the International Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign. It was formed as a coalition of peace groups to raise public awareness of nuclear testing issues, and to call on governments to initiate testing moratoria and to undertake negotiations for a comprehensive test ban. Carolyn Cottom was its first Chair. The group changed name its name in 1989 to the United States Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition.

Collection Overview
This collection is unprocessed

Arrangement of Collection
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.



Box 1

Comprehensive Test Ban: Soviet Moratorium-1986
Comprehensive Test Ban Clippings- 1986 (March-June)
Comprehensive Test Ban/Test Moratorium
Soviet Peace Committee/Testing
Warhead Safety
India and Pakistan
Internation Comprehensive Test Ban Activities
International Initiatives
Pacific Conference
Contacts with Embassies
"Stop Testing" Western Tours
Los Angeles- 1990 (April)
Testing and South Pacific
Peace Dividend Flyer: Environmental Effects [2 folders]
Lab Directors
Key Administration Officials
The Labs- Livemore and Los Alamos
Dear Colleague- To Jim Baker
Nuclear Dialogue
Bush Administration
White Paper- 1990 (May)
International Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign- Press Work
French Testing Packets
Mitterrand Statement
Miscellaneous
Mailing- 1990 (October-December)
National Mailing- 1991 (January)
US Comprehensive Test Ban Coalition Meeting- 1991 (February 6)

Box 2

Minutes
Carolyn Cottom's Minutes
Hiroshima Day
Sane/Freeze on Comprehensive Test Ban
Mailing- 1990 (March-April)
Comprehensive Test Ban Mailing- 1990 (January)
Comprehensive Test Ban Mailing- 1990 (March)
Comprehensive Test Ban Mailing- 1990 (May)
Comprehensive Test Ban Mailing- 1990 (June)
Mailings- Originals
Comprehensive Test Ban Polls
Americans Talk Security Survey- 1988
Foreign Policy Association's "National Opinion Ballot Report"- 1990 (September)
Strategies- 1989
Timeline and Strategy- 1990
Legislative Strategy- 1989-1990
International Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign-Mailings
Lobby Day Pact- 1987
Testing Group Meetings
Schroeder-Gephardt
Markey- "Comprehensive Test Ban Readiness" Bill
Comprehensive Test Ban Legislation- 1990

Box 3
Downwinders
Transition Project- Media
Mailings- 1990 (August)
Mailings- 1990 (October - December)
Comprehensive Test Ban Talking Points
Disarmament Times- "Historic Move..."
Epstein/Sealong Bulletin 1989
Shrag- Op-ed
Parlimentarian Global Action- "Test Ban Breakthrough"
Dr. J Stein- Article
Comprehensive Test Ban Reading File
Electoral Work for Comprehensive Test Ban
Maps
Comprehensive Test Ban

Box 4

Miscellaneous
Comprehensive Test Ban Expenses
British Comprehensive Test Ban Position
City Council Resolutions
Open Letter Signatures
Press Packet for Senate Foreign Relations: Test Ban Hearings
Radio Spots
Press Contacts
Media Packet
List of Available Materials
Juristdictions That Have Passed Comprehensive Test Ban Resolutions
Fundraising
Fallout Patterns
Aaron's Non-Proliferation Review
"Open Letter"
Newsletters- 1990

Box 5
Sample Petitions and Proxies
Comprehensive Test Ban Ads
Health Effects
Meeting- 1991 (August 8)
Meeting- 1991 (July 18)
Meeting- 1991 (May 9)
Meeting- 1991 (April 11)
Meeting- 1991 (June 20)
Peace Development Fund
Interviews
Testing
Nuclear Pact Treaty- France
Global Anti-Nuclear Alliance
Arms Sales: Saudi Deal
Chemical Weapons
Background
Arms Sales: Background
Council for a Livable World: Proliferation
Nuclear Pact: China
Strategy
Correspondence on Comprehensive Test Ban
Mailing- 1991 (January)
Test Ban Treaty Conference- Final Reports
Number of Brochures Sent
News Clippings

Box 6

Global Nuclear Weapons Material Act
Plutonium Challenge
Star Wars
Middle East Moratorium
Non-Proliferation
B-2
The START Treaty
Production
Arms Sales
Monday Lobby
Arms Control Foreign Policy Caucus
Principles of Nuclear Pact
Goals and Objectives
CAP Experts
"Wildfire"
Endorsers' List
Nuclear Testing Data
Local Comprehensive Test Ban Coalitions
Internation Comprehensive Test Ban Campaign
US Comprehensive Test Ban Colaition

Box 7
Computer Information
Radiation
Testing and Costs
Earthquakes/Testing
Lists and Numbers
Funding Data
Press Packet forSuleimenov Tour
Lobbying on Comprehensive Test Ban
Harkin Resolution
Miscellaneous
Weiss Bill- H.R. 101
Hill Staff and Swing Lists
Radiation Legislation
Congressman Wayne Owens File
Plutonium Challenge
Aspin- Gore "Strategic Environment Resolution"
Monday Lobby- 1990-1991
Draft Resolution on U.N. Resolution
Hearing Testimony
Comprehensive Test Ban Legislation
U.S. Budget

Box 8
Boehm Foundation
Letters to Les Aspin
Proposal Funding- 1990 (March)
Chums for a Comprehensive Test Ban
World Events
Grant Reports Due
Comprehensive Test ban Fundraising Letters
Grant Proposals
Fundraising Information
Grassroots and National Comprehensive Test Ban Proposals
Mail Appeal- 1989 (April-June)
Newman's Own Inc.
Winston Foundation
Ottinger Foundation
Ploughshares Fund
Janelia Fund
Fundraising Reference Materials
Proposal Stuff
Alliance Proposal
Anne Bartley
Marge Benton
Boehm Foundation
Phil Villers
Nuclear Weaponry

Box 9
Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
Op-eds
News Clippings
Comprehensive Test Ban Articles
Hatfield-Kennedy Bill
Proliferation
U.N. Votes
Partial Test Ban Treat Signatures
List of Countries
Threshold Test Ban Treaty and Peaceful Nuclear Explosions Treaty
Partial Test Ban Treat- 1963 (May 3)
Conventional Armed Forces in Europe
Test Ban Treaty Process
Mayor's Resolution- 1988-1989
Baker Letter
Governor's Resolution
"CTB Campaign Needs You!"- Signed Petitions
Sample Hiroshima Day
Sample Post-test Day
"Testing" in the News
Newspaper Articles-General
Parlimentarian Global Action- "Special Briefing"
Bush Administration
US Budget

Box 10
W.H. Ferry
Town Creek Foundation
Veatch Program
Soviet Union
Transition Project Packets
Comprehensive Test BanTransition Project
Transition Projects- Grassroot Activities
Hartford Fellowship
Letters to Congress
Chazov Letter
Seeking Endorsements
State Department Letter Re-Test Ban- 1990 (February)
Correspondence
Mayors' Resolution (Copies)
Tides Foundation/Jeremy Sherman
Topsfield
Evaluation
Correspondence/Phone with Coalition Members

Box 11
Wade Green
Alton Jones Foundation
Columbia Foundation
Greenpeace
Kendall Foundation
Lippincott Foundation
New World Foundation
Peace Development Fund
Penney Foundation
Anne and Paul Sperry
Melinda Scrivner
Streisand Foundation

Box 12
Miscellaneous- 1986-1987
Miscellaneous- 1988
Miscellaneous- 1989
Miscellaneous- 1990 (January-March)
Miscellaneous- 1990 (April-December)
Miscellaneous- 1991
Material from Refile Box- 1997
Material from Refile Box- 1998
Miscellaneous- Undated

Last Updated May 23, 2011