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Cooney (Robert P.J., Jr.) papers on the Institute for the Study of Nonviolence
M2198  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Robert P. J. Cooney, Jr. papers on the Institute for the Study of Nonviolence
    source: Cooney, Robert
    Identifier/Call Number: M2198
    Physical Description: 10 Linear Feet (18 manuscript boxes, 1 os flat box, 1 card box)
    Date (inclusive): 1965-1987
    Language of Material: English.

    Biographical / Historical

    Robert P. J. Cooney, Jr. is an author, editor, and graphic designer. He joined the staff at the Institute for the Study of Nonviolence in Palo Alto in the mid-1970s. The Institute was founded by Joan Baez and Ira Sandperl in the mid-1960s in Carmel Valley, California. It later moved to Palo Alto and continued there until 1976.

    Content Description

    Materials consist of correspondence, photos, letters, papers, notes, mailing lists, printed material, books, CDs, a thumb drive, and other material from Robert Cooney's time working as a staff member at the Institute for the Study of Nonviolence. Topics include the Institute's "Power to the People" campaign, the Agape Foundation, draft resistance, and more.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Robert P. J. Cooney, Jr. papers on the Institute for the Study of Nonviolence (M2198). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchase; 2016. Accession MSS 2017-027.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Materials have been minimally processed but are open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Digital material is closed until processed.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Cooney, Robert