Crabshell Alliance records, 1980-1981  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Crabshell Alliance
Crabshell Alliance records
1980-1981 (inclusive)
.23 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
5931 (Accession No. 5931-001)
Newsletters, mailing list information, clippings, fliers and other materials documenting the activities of the Crabshell Alliance, a Washington State grassroots group that arose after the first large Seabrook protest in 1977
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

The Crabshell Alliance was a grassroots group antinuclear movement in Washington which arose after the first large Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant (New Hampshire) protest in 1977. There were local groups in Bellingham, Seattle, Olympia, Grey's Harbor, Pullman, Centralia, and the University of Washington. The group staged a protest at the Satsop reactors near Elma, Washington, in July 1977, which was attended by nearly 700 people.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Issues of the "Crabshell Brief" newsletter, mailing list information, clippings, and fliers advertising forums, protests, and lectures.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Antinuclear movement--United States
  • Antinuclear movement--Washington (State)
  • Nuclear reactors--United States
  • Nuclear reactors--Washington (State)
  • Protests (Negotiable instruments)--United States
  • Protests (Negotiable instruments)--Washington (State)
  • Social movements--United States
  • Social movements--Washington (State)
  • Corporate Names :
  • Crabshell Alliance--Archives
  • Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant (N.H.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Newsletters
  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Crabshell brief

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)