Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Committee for World Development and World Disarmament Records, 1950-1970

Collection: DG 069


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
Repository
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Creator
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament
Title
Committee for World Development and World Disarmament Records
Inclusive Dates
1950-1970
Call Number
DG 069

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
7.5 linear feet [papers only]
Abstract
The Committee for World Development and World Disarmament was stablished in 1950 as a non-political, non-partisan, educational organization f to provide a forum for information about world disarmament and world economic development. It was first initiated by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (U.S. Section), as a project of the Jane Addams Peace Association; headquartered in New York, N.Y. The CWDWD ceased operations in 1970.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Doris Shamlaffer, 1998 [Acc.98A-006]
Processing Information
This collection is unprocessed. This finding aid created by Wendy E. Chmielewski, October 2009.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Committee for World Development and World Disarmament Records (DG 069), 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


Related Collections
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, U.S. Section, Records--Jane Addams Peace Association (DG 043)

Historical Background
The Committee for World Development and World Disarmament was stablished in 1950 as a non-political, non-partisan, educational organization f to provide a forum for information about world disarmament and world economic development. It was first initiated by the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (U.S. Section), as a project of the Jane Addams Peace Association; headquartered in New York, N.Y. The CWDWD ceased operations in 1970.

Collection Overview
The collection includes the administrative records of the Committee for World Development and World Disarmament-reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, programs, financial, and reference files on local groups.

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





Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
Jane Addams Peace Association Board and Policy
CWDWD Organization
CWDWD policies
National Information and Better Business Bureaus Registrations
Advisory committee
Board of Directors
Reports to advisors, associates, and contributors
Annual reports to JAPA and WILPF
Associates-invitations to meetings
Publication promotion and distribution
Bulletin articles correspondence
Personalities

Box 2
Associate seminar 1962
Associate seminar 1963
Associates
Appeal letters
Budgets 1953-1970
Finance 1951-1954
Finance reports 1955-1956
Finance reports 1957-1958
Finance reports 1959-1960
Finance reports 1961-1962
Finance committee 1959-1962
Finance reports 1963-1964
Finance reports 1965-1966
Finance reports 1967-1968
Finance reports 1969-1970
Executive secretary and finance secretary reports, 1953-1959
Minutes 1959
Minutes 1960
Minutes 1961
Minutes 1962
Minutes 1963
Minutes 1964
Minutes 1965
Minutes 1966
Minutes 1967
Minutes 1968
Minutes 1969
Minutes 1970
Minutes for 1970 [Addendum sent by Ruth Chalmers (Acc. 98A-004)]
Disbanding 1970

Box 3
CWDWD Closing
Publications 1951-1959
Publications 1960-1962
Publications 1963-1965
Publications 1966-1967
Publications 1968-1970
National Workshop on World Disarment 1953
Continuations Committee Conference on Disarmament and Development 1953
National Conference on World Disarment , David Cavers  
 
Box 4
National Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1954
Continuations Committee Conference on Disarmament and Development, 1954-1955
National Conference on Effective Disarment and Development, 1955
New York Metropolitan Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1956
Chicago Regional Conference on Disarment, 1956
National Conference on World Disarment and Economic Development, 1956
Continuations Committee Conference on Disarmament and Development, 1956-1957
Second New York Metropolitan Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1957
 
Box 5
National Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1957
Third New York Metropolitan Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1960
Special Briefing and Background Conference on Disarment, 1960
National Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1959
National Conference on World Disarment and Development, 1961
Gould House Conference on Economics of Disarmament, 1961
Regional Conferences and Meetings
 
Box 6
California
Connecticut
Florida and Georgia
Illinois
Connecticut - Stamford
Illinois - Chicago Conference 1956 (April 30)
Indiana
Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine
Maryland
Maryland - Baltimore Committee
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota - Minneapolis
Missouri - St. Louis
New Jersey

Box 7
New York
New York City
North Carolina
Ohio
Ohio - Wooster Workshop
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Tennessee and Texas
Washington
Wisconsin
District of Columbia
US Government and Agencies
Canada
Other Countries
Resolutions 1952-54

Box 8
Resolution 1955-1956
Resolutions 1957
Resolutions 1958
Resolutions 1959
Resolutions 1960
Resolutions 1961, etc.
 
Box 9
Library Project
Radio and TV Programs
Labor
Peace Leaders Exchange
Turn Toward Peace Opinion Leaders Project
Turn Toward Peace Roster
Disarmament Proposals
Private Proposals on Disarmament and Development
ACCRA Assembly World Without the Bomb
CBR Warfare
Statements on Test Ban Treaty
Peace Keeping Papers and Conference Reports

Box 10
Peace Keeping Responses From UN Missions
Outer Space
Conferences on China
China Trade Relations
Taiwan
Students
High School Debate 1964-65
High School Debate - Other Areas
College Debate
Emily Parker Simon - Community Relations
Community and Organization Relations

Box 11
Committees of Conference Group of UN Representatives
Materials Prepared for Local Communities
Farmers and World Affairs
Bulletin Articles and Fact Sheets
Speakers Bureau Correspondence
Speakers Bureau Bios
Speakers Bureau Requests Filled
 
Box 12
Publications 1952-1960
Publications 1961-1970
Publication Promotion and Distribution
Peace, War, and Disarmament by Taylor and Marshall - Distribution
James Warburg Pamphlets-Distribution
Bomb that Fell on America
Kitty Arnett
Adelaide Baker
Nelson Bengston

Box 13
Dorothy Billings
David Cavers
Elizabeth Haswell
Dorothy Hutchinson
Freda Kirchwey
Mildred Olmsted
Elsie Picon
Josephine Pomerance
Annalee Stewart
Gladys Walser
Committee Member Correspondence
Committee Organization, Description, Policy
United Nations
Personnel
Advisory Committee
Advisory Committee Signatures
Reports to Advisors

Box 14
Minutes-Full Committee
Minutes-Department Heads
Reports to JAPA and WILPF
Associates Seminars 1962 and 1963
Public Meeting for WILPF
10th Anniversary Bulletin
15th Anniversary Dinner
Public Relations Program Development
Public Relations
Appeal Letters
Committee Publicity
Louis Pink Lectures Merger with CCIEU

Box 15
Speaking Engagements-EPS and Doris Shamlaffer
Organization relations
Lists of organizations
Institute for World Order
Organization relations first Arden House Conference
Second Arden House Conference
Bibliographies--film lists
Organization relations, correspondence re: resolutions
Disarmament workshop 1952
Continuations Committee, national conference, disarmament and development
National Disarmament and Development Conference, 1954
National Disarmament and Development Conference, 1957
National Disarmament and Development Conference, 1959
 
 
Box 16
National Disarmament and Development Conference, 1961
New York Metropolitan Conference
New York Metropolitan Conference, continuations committee
2nd New York Metropolitan Conference
Programs of conferences and meetings
Materials from Refile Box- 1998

Box 17
Minutes and Agendas- 1953-1955
Minutes and Agendas- 1956-1957
Minutes and Agendas- 1958-1959
Minutes and Agendas- 1960-1963
Minutes and Agendas- 1964-1966
Resolutions, Statements, and Reports- 1953-1954
Resolutions, Statements, and Reports- 1955-1959
Resolutions, Statements, and Reports- 1960-1970
Advisory Committee- 1961
Correspondence- 1954-1955
Correspondence- 1956-1957
Form Letters- 1954-1966
Press Releases- 1953-1964
Financial Records- 1952-1964

Box 18
Conferences, Workshops, and Seminars- 1952-1963
Conferences: Continuations Comm. Minutes and Memoranda- 1952-1961
Literature- 1953-1956
Literature- 1957-1959
Literature- 1960-1963
Literature- 1964-1966
Literature- 1967-1970

Box 19
Disarmament and Latin America Series- 1960-1963
Economics of Disarmament Series- 1963
China in the International Community Series- 1966
Resource Packet for High School and College Debate- 1966-1967
Fact Sheet Series- 1958-1964

Box 20
Material from Refile Box- 1999
Material from Refile Box- 2002







This file was last updated on June 6, 2011.