Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Peace
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Heinrichs, Waldo
Abstract Collection includes correspondence (1976-1982), primarily about the legal case against the U.S. Department of State; also includes one folder about Heinrichs' proposal for negotiations in Southeast Asia. Correspondents include Barry Hager, Smith Simpson, and Samuel F. Wells.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-1982
Overview This collection contains the papers of Richard Warren Thompson (1949-1973), a Quaker from Kansas City, Missouri, who attended Westtown Boarding School and served with the American Friends Service Committee in Vietnam in 1972 and 1973. His papers illustrate his vibrant childhood and college years, Thompson being an outspoken advocate for peace and helping others. He was a Conscientious Objector and resisted the draft in Vietnam, and instead chose to live in Vietnam on his own terms, as a...
Overview André and Magda Trocmé are perhaps best known for their work in the small French town of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon where, during World War II, they inspired the villagers to help protect and sometimes to assist in the escape of Jews and other poltiical refugees. In 1938, André Trocmé, and his pacifist colleague Édouard Theis, founded L'Ecole Nouvelle Cévenol in Le Chambon, a Protestant, co-educational secondary school, with a curriculum of tolerance, honesty, and nonviolence. By 1942 the Germans...
Abstract This collection includes correspondence, publicity materials, articles, reports, memoranda, declarations, pamphlets, and periodicals.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1969-1978