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Friday, April 08, 2011

The Accidental Collection:  Ephemeral Publications from the Philadelphia Anti-Nuclear Movement

Posted by Paul Halpern on 04/08 at 10:30 AM When I was a undergraduate at Temple University during the early 1980s, one of my hobbies was collecting pamphlets and other materials from the diverse political and religious movements I found around me. Some of that material was from the anti-nuclear movement, then a heated topic because of the Three Mile Island incident. I kept the material in boxes for decades, until I donated it to the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, where it is now housed in the Du Bois Library. In case you find yourself in Amherst, here is a link: http://www.library.umass.edu/spcoll/umarmot/?p=1014

Tags: anti-nuclear movement, environmental movement, nuclear power

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