Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Unitarian Universalist Peace Network Records, 1983-1991

Collection: DG 159


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
Unitarian Universalist Peace Network
Title
Unitarian Universalist Peace Network Records
Inclusive Dates
1983-1991
Call Number
DG 159

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
3.8 linear feet
Abstract
Established in 1984 to strengthen peace work among Unitarian Universalists and interfaith communities; especially concerned with the international arms race and nuclear proliferation; directors: Stephen M. Shick, Carol Powers, Stephanie Nichols; headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa.; sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Association, Unitarian Universalist Peace Fellowship, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, Unitarian Universalist Women's Federation, and the International Association for Religious Freedom; published two periodicals, Peace Network News and Nuclear Free Zone News; organized a Rapid Action Alert network to communicate concerns to elected representatives; ceased operations on November 30, 1991.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Unitarian Universalist Peace Network, 1991
Processing Information
This collection is unprocessed
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the ___________ Unitarian Universalist Peace Network Records (DG 159), 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


Historical Background
Established in 1984 to strengthen peace work among Unitarian Universalists and interfaith communities; especially concerned with the international arms race and nuclear proliferation; directors: Stephen M. Shick, Carol Powers, Stephanie Nichols; headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa.; sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Association, Unitarian Universalist Peace Fellowship, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, Unitarian Universalist Women's Federation, and the International Association for Religious Freedom; published two periodicals, Peace Network News and Nuclear Free Zone News; organized a Rapid Action Alert network to communicate concerns to elected representatives; ceased operations on November 30, 1991.

Collection Overview
Items removed:
Photographs
Memorabilia


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





Detailed Description of the Collection

Acc. 91A-131
Box 1 Acc. 91A-131
Unitarian Universalist Peace Network (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
“Say Your Peace”
Article for Ethics in Action
Russian: Unitarian Universalist principles and purposes
Songbook: copyright information
Songbook: reprint?
Correspondence, January 1990
Letters re: Gulf from Unitarian Universalists
Miscellaneous correspondence, 1984-1990
Steering Committee packet, January 1990 (Kathleen Sheeder’s copy)
Steering Committee addendum and memorandum, April 6, 1990
Steering Committee, October 3, 1989
Steering Committee meeting, March 23, 1989
Schultz memo, April 4, 1990
Steering Committee: October 1990
Steering Committee: correspondence
Steering Committee, April 25, 1985
Steering Committee, January 4-5, 1985
Steering Committee, February 24, 1986
Steering Committee meeting agenda, August 30, 1984
Steering Committee, November 5, 1984
Steering Committee, September 27, 1985
Steering Committee, May 1, 1986
Steering Committee, September 1986
Steering Committee, January 28, 1987

Box 2 Acc. 91A-131
Miscellaneous Unitarian Universalist Peace Network documents, 1987
Steering Committee and meetings, January 12, 1989
Steering Committee, May 30, 1989
Steering Committee, October 4, 1988
Steering Committee, November 7, 1988
Steering Committee, May 4, 1988
Steering Committee, 1988
Steering Committee, January 27, 1988
Steering Committee, May 9, 1991
Steering Committee, January 14, 1991
Steering Committee, October 11, 1990
United Nations Office meeting, Spring 1991
Steering Committee, May 10, 1980
Rheua Stakely, Fall 1990
Future subcommittee, September 10, 1990
United Nations Office Board, Schulz memo and response, April 1990
Steering Committee, January 31, 1990
Steering Committee, October 3, 1989
Steering Committee, May 1989
Steering Committee, March 23, 1989
Future ideas
Steering committee, January 1989
5808 Greene arrangements
Support letter from American-Soviet Homestays (ASH)
Mark Daugherty
Printing of songbook
Songbook: tally sheets round 2
Contracts to sign and mail back with payment
Songbook: permissions record
Songbook: addresses for contributor’s copies
Larry Phillips: music processing for songbook
Songbook cover, December 1989
Songbook: acknowledgement notes
Contributors: approving musical arrangements
Final draft of music packet
Music packet correspondence
Songbook permissions—received
Songbook design draft
Unitarian Universalist world articles re: Peace Network programs
Taped press releases
Unitarian Universalist Association news release
Clippings

Box 3 Acc. 91A-131
News release information
Miscellaneous press clippings
Press releases
Public relations: media pocket guide
Radio advertising
Test site article and flyer, 1989
“Influence Defense Spending” handout, 1989
Social justice workshop, 1989
Defense survey
Peace Experiments flyer, April 1988
GA literature, 1987
“Influencing Public Policy”
“Organize a Letterwriting Table for Coffee Hour”
Peace Experiments flyer
Resources
“Say Your Peace” ad campaign synopsis
“Say Your Peace”
“Saying Your Peace”
Mini catalog: Peace education materials
“Say Your Peace” ideas
Information packet
“What Can I Do for Peace?”
“What Can Congregations Do for Peace?”
Mini packet
Workshop sign-ups
“Influence Defense Spending,” 1987
Minutes and reports, 1983-1988
Songbook: 1215 memo to reviewers, 1989
Peace Music Sing-Out, 1989
Contact names for phone bank
Phone Bank, October 1989
Phone Bank caller list and districts
Getting to know the Network
Peace Network introduction workshop
Oasis workshop
American-Soviet Homestays press (ASH)
Great Peace March, January 1987
Miscellaneous
Reports
Proposal to grants panel, December 1, 1985
“Say Your Peace” workshop, 1985-1986
Ad campaign
“Say Your Peace” follow-up
Wilton: funds available, 1988-1999
Wilton Peace Prize: Betty Bumpers, 1986

Box 4 Acc. 91A-131
Wilton: Weicker, 1987
Wilton: correspondence, 1985-1986
Nuclear Free Zone
Peace Studies Programs
Correspondence (Carol Powers)
Hiring agreements, etc.
Nuclear Free Zone declarations
Protect the Web (draft)
Old literature—in office
“Say Your Peace” kit and owners mailing, 1986 (masters)
“Say Your Peace,” Connecticut Valley
“Say Your Peace” script, 1985
“Say Your Peace,” 1986
“Say Your Peace” announcement
“Say Your Peace” scripts audio and video
“Say Your Peace” successful ads
“Say Your Peace” ads
Transit advertising, 1987 (“Say Your Peace”)
Youth, 1986-1987
Fund for Peace
All That We Love [2 folders]
Peaceworks proposal, 1986
Rapid Action Alert mailings
Peace Network News mailing
Hiring and agreement
Schulz, July 1985

Box 5 Acc. 91A-131
“Living With My Work…” workshop, June 1987
“Living With My Work…” printed samples/letters
Funds for Peace Proposal, 1986
Funds for Peace Proposal guest evaluation form
Guidelines, 1985-1986
Gift cards, originals, 1991
Bells for Peace, 1989
Anna Crusis, 1991
Fundraiser, November 1990
Rapid Action Alert cover letter, 1991
Songbook flyer (for Eldon Press)
Wilton award personalities
Bike for Peace, 1986
Young adult program (Interfaith), 1986 (Kathryn Deal)
Peace Activator, 1985-1986
Peace with Justice Week—survey (phone call/mailing), 1986
Peace with Justice Week mailings, 1986
Peace with Justice Week, 1985
 Desert Witness
Desert Witness originals
Press releases: Desert Witness
Desert Witness photos
Desert Witness II, March 11-13, 1988
Test site, 1990
Nevada test site, March 1988
Desert Witness II
Desert Witness evaluations
Desert Witness: “The Desert Song” (Dr. William Schulz)
Desert Witness: article submitted to World
Desert Witness biographies
Desert Witness: published articles
Organizing for Peace GA (General Assembly?), 1991
General assembly, 1991
Deterrence workshop
Deterrence program
General Assembly reception for Bill Coffin, 1988
Plenary presentation by Steve Shick
General assembly, 1988
Jim Scott letter, 1989 (General Assembly)
General assembly ads for brochure, 1989
General assembly flyer--Nevada test site article by Peter Weller, 1989
General assembly, 1989 (New Haven, Connecticut)
American-Soviet Peace Walk, 1987
Florida Peace Pilgrimage

Box 6 Acc. 91A-131
Miscellaneous
Parenting for Peace workshop
“Say Your Peace” ad examples
“Say Your Peace”—party to raise money
“Say Your Peace” billboard (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), February 1988
CAA (Congregational Alert?) final letter
CAA, May 1991
CAA originals
Congregational Alert
Congregational Alert, November 1990
Congregational Alert, December 1990
CAA, January 1991
CAA, February 1991
Reply card
Goodbye letter, 1991
Welcome letter and table how-to guide
Alert templates
CAA, April 1991
CAA, May 1991
April Alert
Congregational Alert Coordinator form
CAA, March 1991
Second Congregational Society (Concord, New Hampshire)
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta, Georgia
Winchester Unitarian Society (Massachusetts)
Draft mission statements, November 1990
Jim Deer
Peace Pledge churches
Fundraising
Winchester, Massachusetts
Nuclear Free Zone information packet
Nuclear Free Zone poster
“Say Your Peace” poster
Unitarian Universalist Peace Network poster
“Living with My Work…”
Dummy brochure reorder card
Desert Witness article for World, 1987
Travel
Unitarian Universalist development
Biographical information on Steve Shick
Steve Shick
Agreement to purchase fifth phone 12189
Telephone contract AT&T
Office reorganization
Stephanie Nichols internship
Intern programs
Peace conferences
Office procedures—forms
Wilton Peace Prize invitations
“Say Your Peace” buttons
“Say Your Peace” bumper sticker
“Say Your Peace” balloons
Worship service originals
Fundraising letters
Carol Powers’ speaking engagements, 1987

Box 7 Acc. 91A-131
Wilton Peace Prize—Senator Weicker
Session V facilitator
Session V handouts
Sexism and Peacemaking workshop
Sex and Peace proposal
Sex and Peace correspondence
Veatch proposal, December 1987 (for fiscal year 1989)
Fundraising: original proposal to Veatch to fund the Network
Veatch: proposal for matching funds, February 26, 1986
Veatch: proposal for funding, 1987-1988
Veatch proposal, May 1985
Veatch, 1986
Veatch match, 1986
Veatch, 1988-1989
Veatch, 1987
Fundraising report
Grants panel application
American-Soviet Homestays evaluation sent to Steering Committee, March 1990
Congregational giving record
Budget, 1991 (fiscal year)
Financial statements, 1990 (fiscal year)
Budget, 1990 (fiscal year)
Steering Committee: Gulf War
Persian Gulf collaborative programs
Gulf War responses from congregations
Greeley Foundation, 1987
Greeley Foundation, 1986

Box 8 Acc. 91A-131
Greeley Foundation and Peace Caravan, 1987
East-West Program: notes and memoranda
Trust agreement
Wilton Peace Prize nominations, 1988
Wilton Peace Prize (Denver), 1988
Wilton Peace Prize (D.C.), 1988
Wilton Peace Prize (general), 1988
Wilton Peace Prize: working file, 1989
Wilton Peace Prize, 1989
Bread and Puppet Theater
General Assembly, 1991
General Assembly display table, 1991
Workshop description and requests
Unitarian Universalist Peace Network events
Persian Gulf mailing
Steering Committee, May 1990
Miscellaneous literature produced by Unitarian Universalist Peace Network
Fall fundraising letter, 1989
Canadian fundraising mailing, May 1989
Help letter, Spring 1988
“What Can Congregations Do for Peace?”
Order form
Nuclear Times ad, June 1988
Fall newsletter, 1989
Miscellaneous
Steering Committee, 1990
Henry Wilton visit, June 1988
Peace Experiments (second printing) and correspondence, July 1986
Peace Experiments flyer/cover/graphics
Peace by Peace [three folders]
 
Box 9 Acc. 91A-131
Peace Caravan proposal
Caravan program, 1988
Caravan insurance/workman’s comp
Caravan budget
Caravan
Peace Caravan
“Say Your Peace” correspondence
“Say Your Peace” mailings
“Say Your Peace” ad/“Amerika”
“Say Your Peace”—Denny Davidoff
“Say Your Peace” letters
“Say Your Peace” button and bumper sticker order form
“Say Your Peace” list
Peace Experiments
Sexism and Peacemaking session/slide masters
Sing Your Peace (Songbook) [2 folders]
Session II handouts
Session III facilitator
Session II facilitator
Introduction
Session I handouts
Session I facilitator
Session IV facilitator
Session IV handouts
Session III handouts


This file last updated on August 7, 2011.