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Smith College Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR001323
The collection contains pamphlets, booklets, periodicals, and monographs related to a wide variety of liberal causes from the 1920s to the late 1960s. The majority of items concern issues in the United States or that directly deal with American involvement. Most of the records date back to the 1960s and involve topics related to the American anti-war movement or socialism.

Impor tant Subjects: Africa Anti-apartheid movements -- South Africa Anti-imperialist movements Civil rights and socialism Civil rights movements Disarmament Labor unions Left-wing politics Liberalism-- United States-- History-- 20th Century Nuclear disarmament Peace movement in America Socialism Socialism -- United States History -- History -- 20th Century Socialism -- United States History -- Periodicals Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Periodicals Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States

Important Names: Van Kleeck, Mary, 1883-

Dates

  • 1920 - 1969

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (1 SB, 1 MB)

Overview

The collection contains pamphlets, booklets, periodicals, and monographs related to a wide variety of liberal causes from the 1920s to the late 1960s. The majority of items concern issues in the United States or that directly deal with American involvement. Most of the records date back to the 1960s and involve topics related to the American anti-war movement or socialism.

Arrangement of the Records

Folders are listed by their location within each box. They are not necessarily arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entire collection.

Acquisition

Materials donated by Smith College's Women's History Archive to the Walter P. Reuther Library on March 19, 1987.

Related Material

Mary Van Kleeck Papers

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Gavin Strassel on August 21, 2014.
Title
Guide to the Smith College Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Gavin Strassel; encoded by Gavin Strassel.
Date
2014-08-21
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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