Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Erica Enzer Collected Papers, 1931-1998

Collection: CDG-A

Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
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Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator)
Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator)
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Descriptive Summary
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for this collection of papers.
Enzer, Erica (1925-1998)
Erica Enzer Collected Papers
Inclusive Dates
Call Number

Language of Materials
Materials in English
7.5 linear inches [papers only]
Erica Enzer (1925-1998), was born in Czechoslovakia. She was a peace activist, mathematics teacher, and chemist. Enzer was active with the Committee for Nonviolent Action beginning the late 1950s. She worked on various other issues until her death in the 1990s.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
Usage Restrictions
Alternate Form of Material
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Bradford Lyttle, 1998
Processing Information
Processed by SCPC staff. Checklist created by Anne Yoder, August 1998. Finding aid revised by Andrew Ciampa, June 23, 2010.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Erica Enzer Collected Papers (CDG-A), 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

Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
Biographical information
Report cards and diplomas
Certificates and awards
Job search, 1987 - 1988
Information re: burial of parents
General correspondence
Correspondence with/about Susan Crane, 1995 - 1997 [includes newsclippings re: Crane]
Correspondence from Bradford Lyttle, 1969 - 1970, 1993 - 1995
Participation in workshops / conferences / demonstrations, ca. 1978-1994
Involvement with Omaha Action, 1959
War tax resistance (by withholding tax), 1970-1997
Participation in Shadow Project, 1986-1987 [includes arrest report]
Involvement with Ukiah War Resisters League, ca. 1990s
Participation in war tax demonstrations, Ukiah, California, 04/15/1991, 04/15/1992
Involvement in protest at IRS building, Santa Rosa, California, 04/13/1993
Letters etc. re: Shadow Project and those arrested, 1993
Participation in protests at Livermore Weapons Lab, 1993-1995 [includes arrest papers, 1994]
Letter to the Editor re: Bear Lincoln, June 1997
Reference: Peace activities or groups in Ukiah, California

Box 2
Correspondence re: possible participation in Balkan Peace Team
Participation in Balkan Peace Team, 1993
Attendance at training workshop sponsored by Peaceworkers, 1994
Attendance at training event in France, sponsored by Balkan Peace Team, 1995 (January)
Reference: Balkan Peace Team (Org.)
Reference: Mir Sada
Reference: Peaceworkers
Reference: Sarajevo Peace Camp
Reference: Seeds of Peace
Reference: We Share One Peace Working Committee
Reference: Information and Reports re: peace delegation to Italy, Croatia and Bosnia
Reference: Material re: Bosnia-Herzegovina

This file was last updated on August 21, 2015