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This is a center of European heritage and its main goal
is to afford the social, art, political and historical research,
with photographs, documents and manuscripts,
collected by the Greek writer and journalist, Manolis Daloukas.
Kampagnen mod Atomvåben (Campaign against Nuclear Weapons) 21, 22 and 23 October 1960. Denmark.
Photographs by Simos Tsapnidis. Copyright Manolis Daloukas. Archive Simos 1960/243.
More than one hundred excellent photographs (all in High Resolution), from the first Peace March in Denmark (21, 22 and 23 October 1960).
Campaign against Nuclear Weapons, formed in 1960 , was a movement that
aimed to stop the nuclear arms race and keep Denmark free of nuclear
The start of the first Peace March took place on 21 , 22 and 23 October 1960 . Almost 1,000 people
gathered in Holbaek and went to Roskilde . The day after
the Tune , and on the third day the protest train from Tune Town Hall
Square in Copenhagen . The number of
participants had grown to 5,000 people. The purpose of the march was to
demonstrate against nuclear armament in both East and West.