Records, 1980-1995


Records, 1980-1995

Minutes, correspondence, printed material, memorabilia, etc., of the Women's Encampment for a Future for Peace and Justice, a women' s peace action aimed at the Seneca (N.Y.) Army Depot in protest of the deployment of nuclear weapons in Europe.

13 cartons, 1 file box, 1 card file box, 21 folio folders, 13 folio+ folders, 11 oversize folders, 5 supersize folders, 37 folders of photographs, 12 audiotapes (T-299), 154 slides, 1 reel of microfilm (M-117), and electronic records

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