Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Berrigan, Daniel and Philip
Abstract Collection consists of printed correspondence, leaflets, pamphlets, news clippings, other writings by and about Daniel Berrigan and Philip Berrigan.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-
Overview Stephen G. Cary graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1933 and from Haverford College in 1937, earning a master's degree in international administration from Columbia University in 1943. Between 1946 and 1969, Cary worked for the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), and was the chairman of the AFSC from 1979-1991. Cary was a member of the Haverford College Board of Managers from 1955-1969. In 1969 he joined the staff as vice president of development. He was acting president of...
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Essley, Janet
Abstract The collection consists of one folder of Essley's collected printed material about antiwar activities, and two folders of reference files: Trials of American soldiers for antiwar activities, and Student strikes and protests. Her collected material on the Boston Draft Resistance Group was moved to a separate document group with that name.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1968-1970
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Harrisburg Defense Committee
Overview On January 12, 1971, Dr. Eqbal Ahmad, Father Philip Berrigan, Sister Elizabeth McAlister, Father Neil McLaughlin, Anthony Scoblick (a married priest), and Father Joseph Wenderoth were indicted on federal charges of conspiring to kidnap Henry Kissinger and blow up the heating systems of federal buildings in Washington, D.C. The government also cited as co-conspirators Father Daniel Berrigan, Sister Beverly Bell, Marjorie Shuman, Paul Mayer (a married priest), Sister Jogues Egan, Thomas Davidson...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970-1973
Overview Cora Weiss is a peace and social justice leader and activist. She is a supporter of the United Nations, an early member of Women Strike for Peace, a leader in the anti-Vietnam war movement in the United States. In the 1970s Weiss was the director of the Riverside Church (New York, NY) Disarmament Program. Weiss was also active with SANE, SANE/Freeze, Peace Action, and The Hague Appeal for Peace. Weiss became president of the International Peace Bureau in 2000. She has always been active in...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1960-