Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 62 Collections and/or Records:
Overview In 1968 Steven Wayne Trimm was convicted for refusing induction into the armed services and served four years prison. Trimm fled to Canada in 1969 where he lived underground until 1974. Two years later he received clemency from the U.S. government under the Earned Re-entry Program and was pardoned. Steve Trimm is the author of Walking Wounded: Men's Lives During and Since the Vietnam War (1993) and other publications. Since the 1970s Steve Trimm has also been active with various peace and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1963-2008
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Student Mobilization Committee-End the War in Vietnam
Overview The Student Peace Union was founded at the University of Chicago in 1959. It was an intercollegiate student group whose members believed that neither war nor the threat of war could any longer be successfully used to settle international disputes.
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Uphoff, Mary Jo and Walter
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Veterans for Peace in Vietnam
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Vietnam Moratorium Committee
Overview Vietnam Summer was a nationwide project designed to reach concerned citizens throughout the United States and to weld them into an organized and active constituency against the war in Vietnam. Martin Luther King, Jr., Benjamin Spock and others launched the project nationally on April 23, 1967. From headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. co-directors Richard R. Fernandez and Lee D. Webb coordinated the efforts of 500 paid staff members and over 26,000 volunteers in about 700 local projects. Vietnam...
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Vietnam Veterans Against the War
Abstract Collection includes material from the national VVAW, the VVAW/Winter Soldier Organization, and branch material from Kansas City, Philadelphia, Chicago, New England, New York, and Milwaukee.