Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Toxic Tour of Texas:

An Inventory of the Collection, 1984-1997 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Stewart, Sharon
Title: Toxic Tour of Texas Collection,
Dates: 1984-1997 and undated
Abstract: The collection contains the research, news clippings, printings, publications, and correspondence, pertaining to the Toxic Tour of Texas.
Collection # S 1748.1
Quantity: 13 Boxes
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

After becoming aware of the toxicity of her darkroom, photographer Sharon Stewart began to investigate the environment of her native state. Texas has the largest concentration of oil refineries and chemical plants in the nation. It ranks first in the United States in the amount known or suspected carcinogens released into the environment. Texas also leads the nation in the number of hazardous waste disposal sites, seventy percent of which leak and threaten groundwater, and Texas industry discharges the highest level of toxic air emission in the country. (1993) Stewart's Toxic Tour of Texas is a narrative photo-essay.


Scope and Content

The collection contains the research, news clippings, printings, publications, and correspondence, pertaining to the Toxic Tour of Texas; as well as related movements in which Sharon Stewart took part.


 

Organization

The collection is organized alphabetically, then by miscellaneous, and state folders.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Stewart, Sharon
Subjects (Organizations)
Pantex Plant (U.S.)
Subjects (Places)
United States--Texas
Subjects
Environmental health--Texas
Industrial toxicology--Environmental aspects--Texas
Hazardous wastes--Texas
Pollution--United States--Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Toxic Tour of Texas Collection, 1984-1997 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
2009-0330-X

Purchase, 2008

Processed by

Bill Tydeman, 2008


Collection Inventory

 

1987 Actions

box folder
1 1 Faith and Resistance: May 23, 1987
2 Rio Grande Corridor 1987



 
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1 3 Accidents / Clean-up / Fines



 
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1 4 Accidental Nuclear



 

Activist Solution

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1 5 Grassroots Activists / Organizations
6 Loose Paper
7 Updates III



 
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1 8 Air Force



 
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1 9 Air Shipments of Warheads



 
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1 10 Alternative Revenue Service



 

Amarillo

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1 11 Amarillo
12 Editorials
13 Extra
14 Ground Zero
15 Minority Issues



 
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1 16 Ann Richards - Environment / Staff / New Texas



 
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1 17 Anti-Camping Laws



 
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1 18 Anti-Nuke Demonstrations



 
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1 19 API-NYC - June 12, 1999



 
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1 20 Arlington Museum of Art: Aug-Oct 1992



 
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1 21 Arms Control: Summits



 
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1 22 Art, St. Louis, May 2, 1992



 
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1 23 Articles



 
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1 24 B-1 Bomber



 
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1 25 Banners



 
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1 26 Big Mountains



 
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1 27 Bill Ravanesi



 
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1 28 Care



 
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1 29 Carver Terrace



 
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1 30 CCPA: Boling Salt Dome



 
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1 31 CCPA: Boling Salt Dome: Doe WWII



 
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1 32 Central American Train



 
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1 33 Central American Train: Amarillo



 
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1 34 Channel View: American Envirotech



 
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1 35 Citizens for Closing Conquista



 

Citizen's Clearing House for Hazardous Wastes, inc.

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1 36 Action Bulletin"
37 "Everyone's Backyard" 1 of 2
38 "Everyone's Backyard" 2 of 2



 
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1 39 Civil Defense: Guantanamo Bay



 

Civil Defense FEMA

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2 1 Effects of Nuclear War
2 Extra
3 Military Bases



 
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2 4 Clean Air Acts: Air Toxins



 

Clippings

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2 5 Texas Pollution Rankings
6 1985



 
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2 7 Comanche Peak: Nuclear Power Fact



 
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2 8 Cold War



 
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2 9 Comprehensive Test Ban



 
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2 10 Conroe



 
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2 11 Conversion



 
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2 12 Cruise and Pershing



 
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2 13 Culture Front 1993



 
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2 14 CWA: Clean Water Action



 
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2 15 Deadly Connection: Information Connections



 

Death Penalty

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2 16 Charles Rumbaugh
17 Clemency and Commutation
18 Cost of Execution
19 DP: Education
20 DP: Newsletters
21 Executing the Innocent
22 Execution of Juveniles
23 Execution of the Retarded
24 Extra
25 International
26 Kelly Pinkerton
27 Racism and Death Penalty



 

Death Penalty 2

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2 28 Garret
29 DP: Cases
30 DP: Religious Statement
31 DP: The Retarded and Mentally Ill
32 DP: Solace, Victims



 

Demonstration at Pantex

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2 33 Journey into the Wilderness: Monday - Thursday 1986 Vincent Eirene
34 Pantex = Auschwitz : Richard Miller, July 16, 1985
35 Pantex Action Clippings 1981-1984
36 Plowshares Pilgrimage 1983



 
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2 37 Department of Energy



 
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2 38 Diverse Works Jan 1992



 
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2 39 Don't Mess up Texas



 

Draft Counseling

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3 1 Extra
2 The Draft
3 Recruitment Literature



 
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3 4 Drafts/Fina, Steven Fenberg Story, Houston Post Editorial



 
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3 5 Drury College, October 5-21, 1992



 
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3 6 Earth Day



 
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3 7 Earth First



 

Economic

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3 8 Alternatives
9 Effects of Militarism



 
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3 10 E Magazine Jan-Feb 1991



 
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3 11 Emergency Planning - Title III



 
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3 12 Energy Policy - TTS



 
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3 13 Environmental Grant Makers Association: Texas Environment, Center Houston Out Nov 1998



 
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3 14 Environmental Law



 
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3 15 EPA



 
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3 16 EPA: Superfund - Green Folder



 
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3 17 European Nuclear Theater



 
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3 18 European Peace: Pilgrimage 1992



 
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3 19 Extra



 
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3 20 Extra II



 
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3 21 Exxon



 
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3 22 Exxon - 1990 Annual Shareholders Meeting, George C. Brown Convention Center, Houston TX.



 
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3 23 Fact Sheet on Weapons System Reese Midgetman



 
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3 24 Falls City - CCC



 
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3 25 Farm Crisis



 

Feminism

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3 26 Extra
27 International Feminism
28 Now
29 WILPF - Woman's International League for Peace and Freedom
30 Women's Actions Camp etc.
31 Women



 
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3 32 Film in the Cities: May - July 1991



 
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3 33 Final Congressional wrap-up on Deal Smith



 
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4 1 First Strike!



 
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4 2 Focus on Peace Making



 
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4 3 Food Irradiation



 
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4 4 Fort Hancock



 
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4 5 French Limited / Brio



 
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4 6 Friends in the News



 
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4 7 Friends of the Earth, Fall 1990



 
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4 8 Funding Letters



 
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4 9 Galveston Bay Pollution



 
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4 10 Garbage Magazine, July/August 1991



 
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4 11 GLO (General Land Office)



 
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4 12 GLO: Health Department



 

Good Friday

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4 13 Peace Blockade: Extra
14 Peace Blockade: Good Friday Action
15 1988 Nuremberg Action Extra



 
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4 16 Ground Water Continued at PNTX



 
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4 17 Gun Control



 
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4 18 GWEN



 
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4 19 Handbooks of Texas: Texas State Historic Association



 
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4 20 Hereford



 

Homeless

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4 21 Amarillo Homeless (Coalition)
22 Extra
23 Jubilee
24 Peace Walk to D.C. 1988



 

Homeport

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4 25 Extra
26 Navy Base



 
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4 27 Houston Chronicle: Texas Magazine



 

Hunger

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4 28 Extra
29 Human Serve Campaign



 
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4 30 Hunthausen



 
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4 31 Industry Reasoning



 
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4 32 INF Treaty



 
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4 33 Jacks Retreat Opening 1989



 
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4 34 John Emerson- Attorney 2000



 
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4 35 KKK



 
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4 36 KKK Racism



 
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4 37 LACPS



 
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4 38 La Porte



 
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4 39 Lawrence- Livermore: Nat'l Lab



 
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4 40 Leaflets from Janet



 

Legal Documents

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4 41 Texas Department of Health
42 TWC



 
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4 43 Legislative



 
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4 44 Legislative Updates/ Strategy



 

LEPC

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5 1 Galveston Co.
2 Galveston Co. Sharon - Rash



 
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5 3 Letters



 
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5 4 Liberty Highlands



 
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5 5 Light Work - AIR Sep.-Oct. 1991



 
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5 6 Live Oak



 
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5 7 M and O Connecting All



 
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5 8 Maps



 
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5 9 Meyer Production inc.: Environmental Training Series



 
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5 10 Midlothian



 
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5 11 Military Industry



 
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5 12 Miscellaneous



 
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5 13 Miscellaneous



 
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5 14 Miscellaneous Correspondence: Toxic Tour of Texas



 
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5 15 Miscellaneous Nuclear



 
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5 16 Miscellaneous Spiral Notebook



 
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5 17 Mobil Museum of the Nuclear Age



 
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5 18 Moca 1988 Evaluations



 
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5 19 Mother Jones International Documentary Fund 1990



 
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5 20 Mothers and Others Connecting All



 
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5 21 Mothers and Others Peace Camp 1988



 
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5 22 Mothers Day 1989



 

MX

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5 23 MX
24 Basing in Panhandle
25 Rail Garrison



 
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5 26 Native Americans



 
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5 27 New Orleans Museum of Art - Triennial: May 1992



 
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5 28 NMSU: Environment Show Fall 1992 - Landscape, Politics and Culture



 
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5 29 Non-Violence Workshops



 
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5 30 Nonva Grenader: Cite Magazine



 
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5 31 Noted for Various Presentations



 
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5 32 Nuclear Radiation: Women's Action for the Environment



 
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5 33 Nueces - Diane Wilson



 

Nuclear

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6 1 Fuel Articles
2 Nuclear Proliferation



 

Nuclear Train

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6 3 Clippings
4 Magazine Articles
5 From C. Condon
6 Computer Printouts
7 1989



 
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6 8 Nuclear War



 
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6 9 Nuclear War: Nuclear Scenarios



 
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6 10 Nuclear Winter



 
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6 11 Nucleonic Weeks



 
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6 12 Nuremberg Defense Packet Good Friday 1988 Nuremberg Action



 
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6 13 Objectors Draft Counseling



 
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6 14 OCAW 1 of 2: Oil, Chemical, and Atomic Works Intimation Union



 
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6 15 OCAW 2 of 2: Oil, Chemical, and Atomic Works Intimation Union



 
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6 16 Oil / Petrochemical Accidents - Newspaper



 
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6 17 OTB Vigils - Amarillo



 
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6 18 Other Actions



 

Pantex Pilgrimage

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6 19 Pantex Pilgrimage
20 1984 Hearts on the Line
21 1985 Camp Handbook
22 1985 Newspapers
23 1985 Red River 1989 Proposal
24 1985 Extra
25 1986 Moscow-to-Pantex
26 1986 Extra
27 1987



 

Pantex

box folder
7 1 1987
2 1987 Extra
3 1988 Clippings
4 7 Defense Food: Letters
5 7 Defense Food: National Information Center on Volunteerism
6 Emergency Plans



 
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7 7 Palestine



 
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7 8 Panna Maria



 
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7 9 Pastors for Peace



 
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7 10 Peace Camp 1988 Aug



 

Peace Farm / Pantex

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7 11 Loose Papers
12 Stand



 
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7 13 Pele: Jail Support Information



 
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7 14 Personal Correspondence



 
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7 15 Pesticides



 
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7 16 Photo District News



 
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7 17 Politicians



 
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7 18 Presentations



 
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7 19 Presentations: Pueblo Co. Feb 22, 2001



 

Printed Material

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7 20 American Peace Test
21 Current Publications
22 Environmental Guide
23 Environmental Health and Hazardous Waste
24 EPA
25 EPA Continued
26 EPA - The Citizen's Guidance Manual
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8 1 From Poison to Prevention / Hold the Applause
2 Louisiana Labor / Neighbor Journal
3 National Association of Radiation Survivors/Nuclear Examiner
4 Nuclear Material
5 Nuclear Radiation and Atomic Waste Information
6 Nuclear Weapons Information
7 Peace Farm Advocate / The Nuclear Monitor
8 Profiles on Environmental Health / Working Notes
9 Radiation Information NARS/NIRS
10 Science for a Democratic Nation
11 Science for a Democratic Nation II
12 Texas Observer / Science for a Democratic Action Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Information
13 The Nuclear Examiner



 
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8 14 Profiles / Clips / Reprints



 

Project

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8 15 Contradiction
16 Sanguine: ELF



 
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8 17 Protect Iteco



 
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8 18 Public Health Reports



 
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8 19 Public Search: Greg Leroy



 

Published Materials

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8 20 "Amarillo Advocate"
21 "Buzzworm. The Environmental Journal"
22 "Clean Water Action News"
23 "Community Right-to-Know"
24 "Green Peace"
25 "Governor's Bulletin"
26 "Environmental Exchange"
27 "Environmental Magazine", " Friends of the Earth"
28 "The Environmental News Exchange"
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9 1 "Health and Environmental Issues"
2 "Oklahoma Peace Strategy"
3 "Public Citizen" 1 of 2
4 " Public Citizen" 2 of 2
5 " Radiation /a Hazardous Waste"
6 "Texas Environment Magazine"
7 "Texas Environment Magazine"
8 "Texas Land Ethics"
9 "The Texas Observer" 1 of 3
10 "The Texas Observer" 2 of 3
11 "The Texas Observer" 3 of 3
12 "Texas Report"
13 "Texans United" and "Toxic Times"
14 "Toxic Tour of Texas Photography"
15 "World Watch"
16 "Working Noted on Community Right to Know"



 
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10 1 Radiation - A Fact of Life: Contaminants - Chloride and Uranium



 

Red River

box folder
10 2 Network 1983 - 1987
3 August 1987 - August 1988
4 September 1988 - August 1989 Peace Camp 1989 Handbook
5 September 1988 - August 1989 Peace Camp 1989 Red River 1989 Events
6 September 1988 - August 1989 Extra



 

RRPN (Red River Peace Network)

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10 7 Desert December 1985 Pilgrimage
8 August 1989 - August 1990, 1990 Peace Camp - "Celebrating a World without Walls"
9 August 1989 - August 1990 Extra



 

Religion and Nukes

box folder
10 10 Religion and Nukes
11 Extra
12 McCutchem, Jinny Ray
13 Safety Manual: Baytown Refinery - Exxon
14 Salt II Compliance
15 Sandia Nat'l Lab
16 Savannah River



 

Schell: The Abolition

box folder
10 17 Reflections
18 Unilateral Disarmament



 

Solutions

box folder
10 19 Bio Bugs
20 1 of 2
21 2 of 2



 
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10 22 Southwest Research and INFO: Albuquerque New Mexico



 
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11 1 Southern Walk for Peace



 
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11 2 Soviet Weapons Production



 
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11 3 1991 SPE: New Orleans / York



 
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11 4 SST's: Magarts Gov. Doc.



 
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11 5 St. Francis



 
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11 6 Star Wars



 
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11 7 Star Wars SDI



 
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11 8 Stealth



 
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11 9 STNP - Plants of Nuclear Sorts



 
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11 10 Symposium Possibilities - THRC



 

T.E.A

box folder
11 11 Loose Printed Documents
12 Radio Active
13 Texas Energy Alliance



 
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11 14 Texas Air Control Board: Final Report



 
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11 15 Texas Center for Policy Studies



 

Texas City

box folder
11 16 BEBE
17 Glenn and Barbra Erwin
18 Loose Paper 1
19 Loose Paper 2
20 Loose Paper 3
21 MOTCO
22 UTMB- Sabrina Legator
23 Sterling
24 Clean Water Action, Clean Water Fund



 
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11 25 1991 Texas Env. Legislation



 
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11 26 Texas Environment



 
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11 27 Texas Ecologist Inc. (TECO): Comprehensive Groundwater Monitoring Evaluation (CME)



 
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11 28 1990 Texas Grassroots Environmental Convention



 
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11 29 Texas Humanities Resource Center, Toxic Tour 1992-2000



 
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11 30 Texas Journal



 
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11 31 Texas Observer May 1991



 
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11 32 Texas Photographic Society - Austin, 1991 and 1992 GLO Exhibitions



 
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11 33 Texas Network for Nuclear Responsibility



 
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12 1 Texas Populist Alliance



 
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12 2 Texas Star



 
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12 3 Texas Under Nuclear Siege Conference



 
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12 4 Texans United



 
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12 5 Text for Exhibition Prints 1991: Made at Lightworks, Syracuse University



 
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12 6 The Stale of the States: Solid Waste and Recycling/Hazardous Waste



 
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12 7 Timeline for Toxic Tour of Texas



 
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12 8 The Country Between Us: Jan 27 - May 2, 1992



 
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12 9 TNRCC



 

Toxic Tour of Texas

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12 10 Solicitations - Publishing/Exhibits
11 Press/Texas Land Ethic 1997
12 Haggard Galleries: Dallas Morning News Clipping
13 Program Director's Kit



 
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12 14 Toxicological Profile for Uranium



 
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12 15 Trial Talk



 
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12 16 Trident



 
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12 17 Trident E. Missile Motors Train Run 12/14/1988



 
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12 18 Tristate Fair 1990



 

Truckwatch

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12 19 Newspaper Clippings
20 Materials, Cruise Watch



 

Truck Watch

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12 21 May 1987 - July 1987
22 November 1988
23 November 1988 II



 
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12 24 TWC



 
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12 25 UT School of Public Health: Tom Conner



 
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12 26 Various Community Problems in Texas



 
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12 27 Various Notes



 
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12 28 Verification



 
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12 29 W. Eugene Smith Humanitarian Award 1992



 
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12 30 WDIC



 
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12 31 Weapon Labs: Obstacle to Peace



 
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12 32 Weapons Procurement Scandals



 
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12 33 White Sands Missile Range



 
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12 34 Wilmer



 
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12 35 WIPP



 
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12 36 Women as Peacemakers: Max 9-10-1987



 
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12 37 Women in Photography



 
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12 38 Z Magazine Cover: October 1991



 
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13 1 Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska



 
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13 2 Dakotas, North and South



 
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13 3 Maine



 
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13 4 Massachusetts



 
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13 5 Minnesota



 
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13 6 Mississippi



 
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13 7 New Hampshire



 
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13 8 New York Times



 
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13 9 Nevada



 
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13 10 North Carolina



 
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13 11 Oregon



 
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13 12 Tennessee



 
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13 13 Texas 1981-1982



 
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13 14 Texas 1983



 
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13 15 Texas 1984



 
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13 16 Texas 1985



 
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13 17 Texas 1986



 
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13 18 Texas 1987 Jan-July



 
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13 19 Texas 1987 July-December



 
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13 20 Texas 1988



 
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13 21 Vermont



 
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13 22 Washington D.C. 1984-1985



 
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13 23 Washington D.C. 1986-1987



 
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13 24 Washington State



 
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13 25 Washington State 1987



 
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13 26 Wisconsin



 
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13 27 Utah