Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Robin Harper Collected Papers, 1957-1967

Collection: CDG-A

Contact Information
Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399
Telephone: 610-328-8557 (curator)
Fax: 610-690-5728
Email: wchmiel@swarthmore.edu (curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/

Descriptive Summary
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for this collection of papers.
Harper, [Mr.] Robin
Robin Harper Collected Papers
Inclusive Dates
Call number

Language of Materials
Materials in English
5 linear inches [papers only]
Robin Harper is active in the peace movement. During the 1950s and 1960s he protested nuclear weapons and missile defense systems. The papers in this collection reflect that involvement.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
Usage Restrictions
Alternate Form of Material
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Robin Harper, 1991
Processing Information
Processed by Anne Yoder, September 2007. Finding aid revised by Andrew Ciampa, July 2010.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Robin Harper Papers (CDGA), 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

Related Collections
Appeal at Fort Detrick (CDG-A)

Detailed Description of the Collection

Box 1
Miscellaneous involvements
War tax resistance (by Harper)
Prayer & Conscience Vigil, Washington, D.C., 1957 (November 1 - December1)
Protests at Cheyenne Missile Base, Wyoming, 1958
Walk for Peace, 1958 [photographs removed to Photograph Collection]
Omaha Action Against Nuclear Missile Policy, 1959
Vigil at Fort Detrick Committee, 1959
Vigil at Fort Detrick: correspondence, etc., 1959 - 1960
Vigil at Fort Detrick Committee, 1960 - 1961, undated
Quaker Peace Witness, Washington, D.C., 1960 (November 12 - 14)
Philadelphia Area Committee to Welcome the San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace, 1961
Witness for Peace (Easter 1961) Committee: planning, etc. [includes March to McGuire Air Force Base]
Appeal for No Testing: United Nations to White House Walk, 1962 (April - June)
Demonstration in support of Everyman crew, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1962 (May 31)
Earl Reynolds meeting, 1962 (November 18): planning, etc.
Pentagon confrontation, 1967 (October 21)

This file was last updated on August 21, 2015