Swarthmore College Peace Collection

SANE, Inc. Records, 1957-1987

Collection: DG 058

Series F: Eleanor Roosevelt Peace Award, 1962-1978 (Acc. 79A-21, 82A-12)




Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
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Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator); URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
SANE, Inc.
Title
SANE, Inc. Records
Inclusive Dates
1957-1987
Call Number
DG 058

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
1.25 linear feet [papers only]
Abstract
SANE, Inc. was established in 1957 as National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy to combat above ground testing of atomicnuclear weapons. In the 1960s SANE was a leading organization opposed to U.S. intervention in IndoChina. In 1987 SANE merged with Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign to become SANE/FREEZE. It continues as the organization, Peace Action.


Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of SANE, Inc., SANE/FREEZE, Peace Actionindividuals active with SANE, 1964-1994
Processing Information
Processed by SCPC staff. This finding aid created by Chloe Lucchesi-Malone (August 2013),Wendy Chmielewski (August 2015).
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the SANE, Inc. Records (DG 058), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright may have been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection or may have been retained by the creators/authors (or their descendants), in this collection, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Please contact the SCPC Curator for further information.

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


Related Collections
SANE, Inc. Records (DG 058) [SANE, Inc. Table of Contents]

Historical Background
SANE, Inc. was established in 1957 as National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy to combat above ground testing of atomicnuclear weapons. In the 1960s SANE was a leading organization opposed to U.S. intervention in IndoChina. In 1987 SANE merged with Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign to become SANE/FREEZE. It continues as the organization, Peace Action.


Arrangement of Series F

Series F came to the Peace Collection in two accessions. It was decided to bring the material together in one series which covers awards given from 1962 to 1978. The amount of material varies greatly from award to award.




Series F: Eleanor Roosevelt Peace Award, 1962-1978

Box 1
Journals, 1962-1978 and Awards, 1964-1967
Journals, 1962-1978 [2 folders]
Journals: New Jersey SANE and others, 1974-1977
Award to Max Youngstein, 1964
Award to George McGovern, 1965 [3 folders]
Possible recipients, 1966
Award to George E. Brown, Jr., 1967 [10 folders]


Box 2
Awards, 1968-1972
Award to Eugene McCarthy, 1968 (4 fldrs)
Award to Martin Luther King, Jr., 1969 [2 folders]
Award to the United Auto Workers, 1971 [3 folders]
Award to Allard K. Lowenstein, 1971
Award to Ernest Gruening and Wayne Morse, 1972 [8 folders]


Box 3
Awards, 1973-1978
Award to Daniel Ellsberg and Andrei Sakharov, 1973 [4 folders]
Award to I. F. Stone, 1975 [5 folders]
Award to Edward M. Kennedy, 1978 [7 folders]

 





This file was last updated on August 28, 2015.