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Hiroshima Day Committee for Peace (Auckland) records.

 Collection
Identifier: MSS &-Archives-A-244
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.

Dates

  • 1960 - 1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted

Extent

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

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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Bert Roth, November 1981.

General

NRAM B939.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, The University of Auckland Repository

Contact:
5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand