The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

Women's Search For Peace

Title: Letter on Early Peace Tent Planning

Creator: Genevieve Vaughan
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipients: Unknown
Recipients’ organization: Unknown
Type of document: Correspondence
Month, year of creation: January 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 1
Box number: 3U149
Folder title: Gen's Writings
Notes: None
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Title: Letter Introducing "Let Women Lead"

Creator: Genevieve Vaughan
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipients: Participants of the Wise Women Council
Recipients’ organization: n/a
Type of document: Correspondence
Month, year of creation: April 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 1
Box number: 3U149
Folder title: Gen's Writings
Notes: In a July 2011 interview, Vaughan confirmed that she wrote this after the Wise Women Council meeting in Houston. The names of individual participants were not recorded. She refers to the "Let Women Lead" statement.
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Title: Let Women Lead

Creator: Genevieve Vaughan, Robin Morgan
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipient: Unknown
Recipient's organization: Unknown
Type of document: Statement
Month, year of creation: c. April 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 2
Box number: 3U149
Folder title: Gen's Writings
Notes: Stapled to Wise Women Letter
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Title: Nairobi Notes

Creator: Sissy Farenthold or Genevieve Vaughan
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipient: n/a
Recipient's organization: n/a
Type of document: Handwritten and typed notes
Month, year of creation: c. July 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 3
Box number: 3U133a
Folder title: Peace Tent
Notes: No creator is listed on this document. However, in July 2011 interviews, Farenthold and Vaughan confirmed that one of them wrote this document. It is includes a daily agenda with handwritten notes (most likely Vaughan's handwriting).
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Title: The Peace Tent: Its Origin, Its Impact, Its Future

Creator: Sissy Farenthold
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipient: Unknown
Recipient's organization: Unknown
Type of document: Report
Month, year of creation: October 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 8
Box number: 3U133a
Folder title: Peace Tent
Notes: None
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Title: Post-Peace Tent Letter

Creator: Ellen Deidrich
Creator's organization: n/a
Recipient: Genevieve Vaughan
Recipient's organization: n/a
Type of document: Correspondence
Month, year of creation: September 1985
Event affiliation: Nairobi Peace Tent
Pages: 3
Box number: 3U133a
Folder title: Peace Tent
Notes: Deidrich sent the original letter to Vaughan and a photocopy with new handwritten notes to Farenthold. This scanned PDF is of Farenthold's photocopy.
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