Collection UQFL251 - Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Queensland Branch Records

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Queensland Branch Records


  • [1960]- (Creation)

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26 boxes, 6 parcels.

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Administrative history

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (Queensland Branch) (1963-).
Objectives - A non-government organisation with consultative status with United Nations agencies. To unite women in a non-violent peace revolution and to establish the political, economic, social and psychological conditions that can assure peace and freedom.
Publicists - Pam Bouma, Rose Fricker, Iris Guy, Anneleise Harris, Eena Job, Betty Ruth Kay, Brenda Lewis, Olga Snelling, Heather Williams, Mary Ziesak.
Note: Lapsed 1968, revived 1976. Includes material from other state branches. Notes - The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom was founded in 1915. It works towards disarmament, political solutions to international conflicts, equal participation of women in activities, economic justice and the elimination of racism and discrimination. To achieve these goals, the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom organises meetings, conferences and campaigns.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Records, [1960]-
Collection alternatively titled as: Womean's International League for Peace and Freedom Queensland Branch Collection.

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Correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, reports, newspaper cuttings, press releases, financial records, publications, articles, notes, ephemera.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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Publication note

The Australian women's register, AWH001909

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OCLC Number

223223929 ; 1058544615

Libraries Australia ID

23085876 ; 63015137

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, AM, 01-Jun-2020.
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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