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Hiroshima Day Committee for Peace (Auckland) records.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-A-244

Scope and Contents

A collection of leaflets, notices of meetings, posters and photographs of marches. Includes minutes, handwritten and in typescript, from 1967-1970; and four slides used in Auckland cinemas to advertise a Hiroshima Day march in 1968.


  • 1960 - 1977


Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted

Biographical / Historical

The Hiroshima Day Committee was made up of representatives from organisations such as Movement Against Nuclear Weapons, N.Z. Peace Council, Christian Pacifist Society, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Society of Friends, W.E.A., Peace Workshop, Women's Union, A.S.R.S., Railway Tradesmen's Association, Carpenters' Union, Progressive Youth Movement, Bricklayers' Union, N.Z. Communist Party, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament.


0.05 metres (1 folder + 2 boxes of lantern slides.)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Bert Roth, November 1981.


NRAM B939.


Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand