This week, not one Object but thousands! Introducing our collection of peace campaign pamphlets, which will become visible to the public for the first time this summer …An incredible resource for researchers, they date from the First World War to the Iraq War and span the century and the world. Here’s a quick A-Z sampling of authors and topics, to give you a sense of what we can offer:
Arms trade, atomic power.
Bunkers or bonkers? (fall-out shelters and civil defence).
Common Wealth, CND and conscientious objectors.
Doctor Spock is worried … (about atmospheric nuclear tests)
Education for peace, in schools and universities.
Fellowship of Reconciliation.
Gandhi’s ideas on nonviolence and Indian society.
Housmans Bookshop published many of the pamphlets.
International Voluntary Service.
Lawyers against the Bomb – and other concerned professionals.
Marches – songs for.
Nuclear-free Zones and other Council initiatives.
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