Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Howard W. Hallman Papers, 1984-2009

Collection: DG 246




Contact Information

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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.
Creator
Hallman, Howard W.
Title
Howard W. Hallman Papers
Inclusive Dates
1984-2009
Call Number
DG 246

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
17.9 linear feet
Abstract
Howard W. Hallman has been a peace and social justice activist since the 1950s. He was a conscientious objector during the Korean War and opposed the Vietnam war. Hallman has worked for nuclear disarmament since the 1980s, especially in an interfaith context. He is a founder of Methodists United for Peace With Justice and associated with the Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament. Hallman has been long worked for civil rights and has worked professionally as a housing and neighborhood advocate. He is author of more than 250 publications including nine books, such as Small and Large Together: Governing the Metropolis and Neighborhoods: Their Place in Urban Life.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Howard W. Hallman, 2010 [acc. 10A-014], 2012 [acc. 12A-024, acc.2012-025]
Processing Information
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Howard W. Hallman Papers (DG 246), 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 descendents), in this collection, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Please contact the SCPC Curator for further information.

Online Catalog Headings
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Historical Background
Howard W. Hallman has been a peace and social justice activist since the 1950s. He was a conscientious objector during the Korean War and opposed the Vietnam war. Hallman has worked for nuclear disarmament since the 1980s, especially in an interfaith context. He is a founder of Methodists United for Peace With Justice and associated with the Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament. Hallman has been long worked for civil rights and has worked professionally as a housing and neighborhood advocate. He is author of more than 250 publications including nine books, such as Small and Large Together: Governing the Metropolis and Neighborhoods: Their Place in Urban Life.

Collection Overview

Items removed:
Newsletters

panels of The Ribbon [Memorabilia collection]

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




Detailed Description of the Collection
Acc. 10A-014
Acc. 2012-025

Box 1 [Acc. 10A-014]
Nuclear Disarmament, 1985 (August) [2 folders]
Nuclear Disarmament, 1986 (March) [2 folders]
Nuclear Disarmament, 1987 (April) [2 folders]

Box 2 [Acc. 10A-014]
Global Nuclear Disarmament, 1988 (January) [3 folders]
Copies of Articles on Nuclear Disarmament, 1984-1985 (A-B)
Copies of Articles on Nuclear Disarmament, 1984-1985 (C-G)
Copies of Articles on Nuclear Disarmament, 1984-1985 (H-K)

Box 3 [Acc. 10A-014]
Copies of Articles on Nuclear Disarmament, 1984-1985 (L-P)
Copies of Articles on Nuclear Disarmament, 1984-1985 (Q-Z)
Notebook of Howard Hallman, 1984 [2 folders]
Book on Nuclear Disarmament Correspondence [2 folders]

Box 4 [Acc. 10A-014]
Farewell to Nuclear Arms, 1988 [2 folders]
How I Ended the Arms Race and Brought About World Peace! A Dream Fantasy
Twenty-One Propositions, 1984 (July)
Op-ed Article: “Let’s Bring in a Mediator…”, 1984 (October 17)
Article on Nuclear Disarmament – original, and correspondence, 1984
Letter to President Reagan, 1985 (February 1)
Dream Fantasy: A Dramatic Skit
European Disengagement, 1985 (August)
Myth of Nuclear Deterrence, 1985 (August)
Organizing a Campaign for Worldwide Nuclear Disarmament, 1985 (August)
Guiding Vision for Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign, 1985 (September)
European Peace Settlement Proposal, 1985 (December)
Loving Our Enemy, 1985 (September) – 1986 (October)
Letter to World Policy Journal, 1986 (January)
European Disengagement- Dialogue
Citizens’ Declaration
Nuclear Disarmament Project, Citizens’ Declaration- original
Nuclear Disarmament Project, Citizens’ Declaration, correspondence
Memo for Citizens’ Declaration, 1986 (March)
Citizens’ Declaration: Endorsements and Form Letters
Citizens’ Declaration: Signing Plan
Citizens’ Declaration: Signing Agenda, Invitation, Memo to Signers, and Factsheet

Box 5 [Acc. 10A-014]
Citizens’ Declaration: Signing
Declaration: Endorsers and Report of Signing Ceremony, 1986 (September 24)
Citizens’ Declaration: Media
Declaration: News Releases
Citizens’ Declaration to Reagan and Gorbachev, 1986
Press Coverage- Public Signing of Citizens’ Declaration
Article to Christian Science Monitor, 1986 (September)
Citizens’ Declaration: Campaign
Citizens’ Declaration: Fundraising
Citizens’ Declaration: Correspondence (Religion)
Citizens’ Declaration: Correspondence (Peace/Arm Control, Race/Ethnicity, Individuals)

Box 6 [Acc. 10A-014]
Citizens’ Declaration: Endorsement [4 folders]
Papers and Articles, 1986- [3 folders]

Box 7 [Acc. 10A-014]
Nuclear Disarmament Strategy Memo
European Disarmament: A Proposed Major Focus for the U.S. Peace Movement, 1988 (January)
European Disarmament, 1989
Letter to National Economic Commission (Copies to Others), 1988 (August 3)
A Disarmament Working Group, 1989
Correspondence- Miscellaneous, 1980s
Congress, 1980s
Candlelight Walk/Bell Ringing, 1987
Interfaith Forum of Montgomery County, Missouri, 1987-1988 [2 folders]

Box 8 [Acc. 10A-014]
Local Peace Activities of Howard Hallman, 1987-1989 [2 folders]
Peace Activities through Methodists United for Peace with Justice [3 folders]

Box 9 [Acc. 10A-014]
Peace Activities through Methodists United for Peace with Justice [2 folders]
Methodists United for Peace with Justice
Gulf War, 1990-1991 [4 folders]

Box 10 [Acc. 10A-014]
SANE/Freeze: Montgomery County Caucus Maryland United, 1987-1989 [2 folders]
Writing 1991
Zero Option 1991-1992 [2 folders]

Box 11 [Acc. 10A-014]
Off Alert, 1992-1995 [3 folders]
Off Alert: Clippings and Articles

Box 12 [Acc. 10A-014]
Off Alert- Clinton Administration
Citizen’s Pledge/Sign-in Forms
Religious Leaders Pledge Signers
Dealings with Clinton Administration

Box 13 [Acc. 10A-014]
Clinton, 1996
Letters to Clinton, 1996 (December 10)
Copies of Endorsements (to Clinton), 1996 (December 10)
President Clinton, 1997
Letter to Clinton, 1997 (October)
President Clinton, 1998
President Clinton, 1999
Election, 2000
Letter to Candidates, 2000
Letter to Candidates, News Conference
Letters to Candidates- Final, 2000
Letter to Presidential Candidates- Attachments
Letters to Presidential Candidates- Contacts with Signers
Letter to Presidential Candidates- Signers

Box 14 [Acc. 10A-014]
Candidates’ Responses
Letter to Candidates- Attachments- Final
Hallman’s Statement, Notebook
Gumbleton, White
News Release, United Methodist News Service
Abolition 2000, 1995-2000 [3 folders]
Abolition 2000, 1998

Box 15 [Acc. 10A-014]
Abolition 2000, 1995-2000 [5 folders]

Box 16 [Acc. 10A-014]
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee [3 folders]
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee: Non-Governmental Agencies/Abolition 2000

Box 17 [Acc. 10A-014]
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee, 1998
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee, Weapons and Power Debate
Meeting on Abolition, 1998 (October 9-10)
Reception
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee, 1999
U.N. General Assembly, 1998
Malaysian Resolution
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Review Conference, 2000
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Information

Box 18 [Acc. 10A-014]
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Religions, Grassroots, 1998-1999
Pledge Signers, 1996 (September 24)
Test Ban Commemoration Material, 1996
Test Ban Commemoration, 1996 (September)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Letter to Clinton, 1997 (June 23)
Pledge Signing Ceremony, 1996 (September 24)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Breakfast, 1998 (September 12)
Methodists United for Peace with Justice- Alert on Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1998 (September)
Reply to Helms, 1998 (February) – 1999 (January)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Interfaith- past, 1998
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Denomination Contacts, 1998

Box 19 [Acc. 10A-014]
Religious Leaders on the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- News Releases, 1998
Senate Staff Visits Regarding Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Dale White Article
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Interfaith Petition- State Contacts, 1999
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Interfaith Working Groups, 1998-1999
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Grassroots, 1998
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Swing Lists
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Mississippi, 1999
Helms Statement, 1999
Interfaith Letter, 1999 (April)
Interfaith Petition Campaign, 1999
Sarbanes Letter, 1999 (April)
Meeting with Bell and Andreason, 1999 (April 5)
Berger Letter on Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (May)
Interfaith Petitions

Box 20 [Acc. 10A-014]
Interfaith Group for the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (May-August)
Interfaith Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (September)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (September)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (October-December)
Interfaith Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 1999 (October-December)
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty- Religious Leaders Statement, 1998

Box 21 [Acc. 10A-014]
Interfaith Mobilization, 1998-2000 [2 folders]
Proposed Interfaith Partnership, 1999-2000 [2 folders]

Box 22 [Acc. 10A-014]
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- Summary (“Charter”), 2000 (April 28)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2000
May 22, 2000
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2000 (May 23)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament Meeting, 2000 (November 14)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2000 (September 19)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (January 4)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (February 13)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (March 13)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001
Speech in Baltimore, 2001 (March 20)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (October-December)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- Briefing on National Missile Defense
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (July 17)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2001 (May 15)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament Meeting, 2001 (April 10)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament Meeting, 2001 (December 10)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- Witnesses
Material for Hill Visits

Box 23 [Acc. 10A-014]
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- House Visits
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- Senate Visits, 2001
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament- State Mobilization
Material for State Contacts
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2002
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament Meeting, 2002 (September 17)
Summit, 2002
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament Meeting, 2002 (December 10)
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2003
Consultation, 2003
Consultation Follow-up, 2003
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2004
Consultation, 2005

Box 24 [Acc. 10A-014]
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2005
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2006
Interfaith Committee for Nuclear Disarmament, 2007
Miscellaneous Reports on Nuclear Disarmament, 1987-2004
De-alerting- Religious Lenders to Bush, 2001 (January)
Back from the Brink- Current
De-alerting- to Senators
Back from the Brink
De-alerting
“Vienna Accord”
Deep Cuts
Model Treaty
De-alerting, 2000
De-alerting, 1999 (November)
De-alerting Forum, 1998 (December 17)

Box 25 [Acc. 10A-014]
De-alerting Articles
De-alerting
De-alerting, 2001
Clinton, Yeltsin- De-alerting, 1998 (August-September)
Letter on National Missile Defense, 2001 (July 23)
National Missile Defense, 2001 (February-March)
National Missile Defense Alerts- Lobbying, 2001 (July)

Box 26 [Acc. 10A-014]
National Missile Defense Website
National Missile Defense Postcard
National Missile Defense, 2000
Ballistic Missile Defense
National Missile Defense, 2001
National Missile Defense as a Moral Issue
United Methodist Bishops on National Missile Defense
Religious Organizations on National Missile Defense
To Bush on National Missile Defense, 2001 (March)

Box 27 [Acc. 10A-014]
Presidential Campaign, 2008 [3 folders]

Box 28 [Acc. 10A-014]
Bush Administration
Bush Administration, 2001
Letter to Bush, 2001 (October 23)
To Bush on NPR, 2001
Nuclear Posture Review, 2002 (January)
Meeting with Frank Miller, 2002 (March 22)
To Bush on NPR, 2002 (March)
Nuclear Posture Review, 2002 (February 15)
Nuclear Posture Review, 2001

Box 29 [Acc. 10A-014]
Global Faith Initiative, 2000-2001
Global Initiative, 2003
Moral Appeal- Current, 2004
Moral Appeal, 2004
Zero Nukes Website- Background and Introduction, 2007
Zero Nukes Website Archives, 2002-2005

Box 30 [Acc. 10A-014]
Ecumenical Advocacy Days, Nuclear Disarmament Track, 2004
Advocacy Days, 2004
Advocacy Days, 2005
Interfaith Advocacy Days, 2006
Ecumenical Advocacy Days, 2007
Ecumenical Advocacy Days, 2008 [3 folders]
Peace and Global Security Track, 2008

Box 31 [Acc. 10A-014]
New England and Northeast
Claiming a Vision of True Security, 2008
Global Security and Nuclear Weapons Danger Track, 2007 (March 9-12)
Domestic Track
Eco-Justice Track, 2008
Economic Justice Track, 2008
Peace and Global Security Track, 2008 (March 7-10)

Box 1 [Acc. 2012-025]
Civilian-Based Defense Association [2 folders]
Religious Network for Nuclear Abolition [2 folders]
Howard W. Hallman’s Papers on Nuclear Disarmament
Nuclear Abolition Network/Campaign
Chemical Weapons Convention

Box 2 [Acc. 2012-025]
Howard W. Hallman’s “Nuclear Insecurity”, 1998
Taking Stock
U.S.-Soviet Statement, 1961
Nuclear Free Zones
Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty- Background
Howard W. Hallman’s Notes on Nuclear Disarmament
Web Pages
Budget Issues George Kennan
Eisenhower
Robert McNamara
Dean, Jonathon – articles by
Hallman, Quest for Nuclear Abolition, 1996 (August)
Institute for Defense and Disarmament Studies (Randall Forsberg)
Copenhagen Document
Helsinki Final Act of 1975
United Nations
Strategic Arms Limitation Talks II
Writings on World Peace, 1984-1986

Box 3 [Acc. 2012-025]
Nonviolence International
Howard W. Hallman’s Notes on Peacebuilding
Howard W. Hallman’s Notes on Nonviolence
Afghan War, 2009
National Strategy for Homeland Security
Practical Steps on Article VI
In Search of Security
Federal Budget
A Unified Security Budget
Religious Statements
United Methodist Church- Social Principles
Nuclear Disarmament, 2007
Statement and Signers
Nuclear Disarmament Statements
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty I
Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty II
Nuclear Production Facility Hearing, 1991 (June 12)
Book on Peace with Liberty and New World Order Justice, 1991

Box 4 [Acc. 2012-025]
Governance, Federalism, and Fragile States
Public Sector Reform
Smart Power
Diplomacy, etc.
Civilian Capacity
Conflict Prevention
Preventing Conflict
Carnegie Report
Peacekeeping
Peacebuilding
Sanctuary
Peaceful Alternatives
Nuclear Disarmament Documents

Box 5 [Acc. 2012-025]
Dumbarton, United Methodist Church
Churches’ Center for Theology and Public Policy [2 folders]
Church Delegations on Iraq
Nonviolence
Foreign Policy Website
Wars: 2005-
Nuclear Posture Review [2 folders]
Interdependence
Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty, 2009
Strategic Posture Commission
Nuclear Deterrence
New Deterrent Working Group
De-alerting
Reframing Nuclear De-alerting, EastWest Institute
Getting to Zero Nukes
U.S. Nuclear Arsenal

Box 6 [Acc. 2012-025]
No First Use
International Atomic Energy Agency
Extended Deterrence
Russia
Quadrennial Defense Review, 2006
Obama
Strategic Peacemaking
A New Foreign Policy
World at War
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Friends Committee on National Legislation
3-D Security
New Road Map
Disarmament
Nuclear Disarmament
Military Bases
Arms Trade
Asia
Development Assistance
Governance

Box 7 [Acc. 2012-025]
Bush National Security Strategy, 2002
New American Century
Gates Speeches
National Defense Strategy, 2008
Howard W. Hallman’s Miscellaneous Notes on Nuclear Disarmament [2 folders]
Information on Website
Civil Sector
ICND Website
Contacts for Website
End Run
Arsenals and Treaties
Zero Nukes: De-alerting
Military
www.zeronukes.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Box 8 [Acc. 2012-025]
Web Pages- Religious
Scenarios
Other Web Sites
Views of Military Commanders
Generals and Admirals
General Lee Butler
Janet Horman
Canberra Commission
Union of Concerned Scientists
Civilian Leaders Statement
Cranston
Schell
General Shalikashvili
No Use/No First Use
Israel Lobbying Material
Terrorist Attack, 2001
National Defense Strategy, 2005
Off Alert- First Article by Howard W. Hallman, 1991 (June 7)
Irregular Warfare

Box 9 [Acc. 2012-025]
Palestine and Israel
President Bush
Terrorism [2 folders]
Middle East
Muslim World
Iraq [2 folders]
Freedom House
Regarding No First Use
NATO Statement
Religious Adherents by State
Denomination Ranking
Whitmore Reports
Structural Issues
Latin America
Africa
Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty Ratification

Box 10 [Acc. 2012-025]
Religious Working Group
Brussels, 2000 (October)
Holy See
Pax Christi, International
Pax Christi Bishops
Abolition – Religious – Global
Conference of European Churches
World Council of Churches
World Council of Churches Documents
No New Nukes
Denominational Statements on Nuclear Disarmament
Denominational Statements
Urgent Call
Howard W. Hallman’s Documents on Nuclear Disarmament

Box 11 [Acc. 2012-025]
Religious Coalitions
National Cathedral Nuclear Disarmament Initiative
Chatauqua Initiative
National Religious Partnership for the Environment
Kirkridge Retreat, 2000 (March 16-19)
National Council of Churches
Every Church is a Peace Church
Episcopal Peace Fellowship
New Call to Peacemaking
New Call to Peacemaking Conference, 1996 (December 28)
RCNA- Peace Churches
RCNA- Catholic
RCNA- Mainline Protestant
Presbyterian Peace Fellowship
Jewish Perspectives on Nuclear Weapons
RCNA- Evangelical Protestant
Temple of Understanding
Declaration on Nuclear Weapons, 3rd Global Summit, United Religion Initiative
Archbishop Martino
Report on Nuclear Proliferation Threat
Reports on Nuclear Disarmament
Hague Appeal for Peace
Nuclear Weapons Convention
World Court Ruling on Nuclear Disarmament
Theology- United Methodist Church
Interreligious Network
Islam

Box 12 [Acc. 2012-025]
Institute for Policy Studies- Raskin Material, 1986
Draft Treaty: Common Security and General Disarmament (Raskin)
Job Creation Essay Contest, 1986
Talking Points
Citizens’ Budget Commission
Peace Education Material
Speeches and Statements of President Reagan
Writings on Gulf War, 1990-1991
Writings on World Peace, 1986-1988
Writings- Howard W. Hallman
A Citizens’ Declaration, 1986
Pacifism- Bibliography
Carol Windrum
Parents for Peace and Justice
Nonviolent Action for National Defense Institute- Detroit
Civilian-Based Defense Association, 1989 and earlier
Civilian-Based Defense Association


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This file was last updated on June 15, 2012.