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Papers of Vivienne Abraham 1938-1989 [manuscript]
Bib ID 594716
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Abraham, Vivienne, 1920-2003
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1938-1989 
15.06 m (103 boxes and 2 cartons) 
Summary

The collection includes correspondence (mostly with G.A. Bishop), research material, notes, cuttings, ephemera, printed material and other papers relating to the Federal Pacifist Council, conscientious objectors, War Resisters' International, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Pacifist Movement of Victoria, Fellowship of Reconciliation, Peace Pledge Union, Religious Society of Friends, International Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Peacemaker and other pacifist and peace movements.

Biography/History

Pacifist. Vivienne Abraham's official activities in the Australian peace movement include Honorary Secretary of the Peace Pledge Union (1946-52), acting editor and editor of the Peacemaker and Honorary Secretary and Treasurer of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (1982-89).

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available online. 
Subjects Abraham, Vivienne, 1920-2003 -- Archives.  |  Political activists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Pacifists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Conscientious objectors -- Australia -- Archives.
Occupation Political activists.  |  Conscientious objectors.

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