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Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute Collected Records

 Collection — othertype: CDG-A
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1992-

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute (MCLI); founded in 1965, as the Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Library, changed name from "library" to "institute" in 1972 ; headquartered in Berkeley, California; MCLI uses law to promote fundamental human rights within the United States, including domestic human rights violations such as denial of freedom of speech, environmental racism, violence against women, labor abuses, and discrimination and unequal access to necessities such as housing, health care and education; and on advocacy for the enforcement of U.S.-ratified international human rights treaties.


0.08 Linear Feet (1 folder.)

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.

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