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Series III. Outreach Activities

Scope and Content Notes:

PSR coordinated and participated in many events to draw public attention to the dangers of nuclear war and nuclear energy, and to encourage civic participation in political processes aimed towards nuclear disarmament. Such events included conferences and symposia, press conferences, petitions and grassroots campaigns, and visits of American and Soviet physicians. In collaboration with Pennsylvania Peace Links and Musicians against Nuclear Arms (MANA), PSR Pittsburgh organized "In Concert for Peace," a performance of classical music which was held on May 1, 1984. In that same year, the newly-formed Pittsburgh Coalition to Prevent Nuclear War organized the "Series on Survival," a series of symposia held at various locations throughout Pittsburgh. These two events in particular are amply documented in this series. Recently added material, mostly relating to the In Concert for Peace can be found under the section "New Material Added."

Box 2
Folder 27 Abolition 2000 Campaign
Folder 28 Billboard
Folder 29 City Council Hearing 3/30/82
Folder 30 Citizen's Forum on Nuclear Arms Control, October 16, 1984
Folder 31 Code Blue --Washington

Box 3
Folder 1 Concert for Humanity, April 17, 1983
Folder 2 Conference Brochures
Folder 3 Conference Planning
Folder 4 Event Notices
Folder 5 GSPH Symposium
Folder 6-10 In Concert for Peace, May 1, 1984
Folder 11 Lown, Dr. Bernard, Pittsburgh Visit
Folder 12 National Meetings
Folder 13 Pacem in Terris IV, Dec 2-4, 1975
Folder 14 Peace Garden of Riverfront Park
Folder 15 Petition to President and Congress, 1981
Folder 16 Petition, Reply from George Bush, 1983
Folder 17 Pittsburgh Pediatric Society Meeting
Folder 18 Presentation, Unspecified, Undated
Folder 19 Press Conference Planning
Folder 20 Press Conference: Ethics for Lunch
Folder 21 Press Contacts and Releases
Folder 22 New York Times Advertisement, March 2, 1980
Folder 23 Newspaper Advertisement: Vietnam and Kent State, 1970
Folder 24 Planning for Peace and Prosperity Conference, April 4-5, 1986
Folder 25 Public Relations Recommendations Report, 1986
Folder 26 Recruiting Materials
Folder 27 Roots, Fears and Realities of Nuclear War Symposium, May 21, 1988
Folder 28 Series on Survival - Meeting Rooms October-November 1984
Folder 29 Series on Survival - Miscellaneous October-November 1984
Folder 30 Series on Survival - Redlener, Dr. Irwin October-November 1984
Folder 31 Series on Survival - Rush, Molly October-November 1984
Folder 32 Series on Survival - Thomas, L. October-November 1984
Folder 33 Soviet Physicians' Visits
Folder 34 Specter, Senator Arlen: Letter and Response, 1986
Folder 35 Speeches, Talks
Folder 36 Slides
Folder 37 Various Outreach Materials

Section: New Material Added, 2009

Box 4
Folder 11 College outreach, 1986
Folder 12 Concert for Humanity, concerts in additional cities, 1983
Folder 13 The Day After, psychological impact of film, 1983
Folder 14 In Concert for Peace address cards of attendees, 1984
Folder 15 In Concert for Peace art committee, 1984
Folder 16 In Concert for Peace assorted task lists, 1984

Box 5
Folder 1 In Concert for Peace committee agendas and assignments, 1984
Folder 2 In Concert for Peace correspondence, 1983-1984
Folder 3 In Concert for Peace financial information, 1984
Folder 4 In Concert for Peace information for ticket sales, 1984
Folder 5 In Concert for Peace marketing, 1984
Folder 6 In Concert for Peace program, 1984
Folder 7 In Concert for Peace Shigeko Sasamori appearance, 1984
Folder 8 In Concert for Peace statement of purpose, 1984
Folder 9 In Concert for Peace stationery, 1984
Folder 10 In Concert for Peace ticket advertisement, 1984
Folder 11 Point Park College channel 21 interview of Bernard Lown, 1990
Folder 12 Point Park College outreach, 1984
Folder 13 Pot luck dinner in honor of Soviet physicians' visit, 1986
Folder 14 October series seminar planning, 1984