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Guide to the Vietnam War Protest Ephemera
MS-M034  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Researchers
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Vietnam War protest ephemera
    Date: 1966-1979,
    Date (bulk): bulk 1971-1973
    Collection Number: MS-M034
    Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
    Languages: The collection is in English.
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: The collection contains fliers, leaflets, booklets, pamphlets, form letters, articles, newsletters, newspapers, clippings, and a petition from the Vietnam War protest movement, largely in California. Contains anti-war organizing literature issued by organizations including Air War Vote (California), American Committee in Solidarity with the Vietnamese People (San Francisco, Calif.), American Friends Service Committee (Philadelphia, Penn.), the Indochina Peace Campaign (Santa Monica, Calif.), Medical Aid for Indochina (Cambridge, Mass.), People's Coalition for Peace and Justice (New York, N.Y.), the San Diego Convention Coalition (San Diego, Calif.), and several other groups. Also included are newspaper clippings of articles covering the anti-war movement.

    Important Information for Researchers

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Vietnam War protest ephemera. MS-M034. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired, 2008.

    Custodial History

    Collection was acquired in two installments from Bolerium Books, San Francisco, California.

    Processing History

    Processed by Dawn Schmitz, 2009.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The collection consists of fliers, leaflets, booklets, pamphlets, form letters, articles, newsletters, newspapers, clippings, and a petition from the Vietnam War protest movement, largely in California. It contains anti-war organizing literature issued by organizations including Air War Vote (California), American Committee in Solidarity with the Vietnamese People (San Francisco, Calif.), American Friends Service Committee (Philadelphia, Penn.), the Indochina Peace Campaign (Santa Monica, Calif.), Medical Aid for Indochina (Cambridge, Mass.), People's Coalition for Peace and Justice (New York, N.Y.), the San Diego Convention Coalition (San Diego, Calif.), and several other groups. Also included are newspaper clippings of articles covering the anti-war movement.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged in alphabetical order by name of the issuing organization, followed by four folders of newspaper clippings.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Air War Vote (Organization)
    American Committee for Solidarity With the Vietnamese People
    American Friends Service Committee
    Indochina Peace Campaign (Organization : U.S.)
    Medical Aid for Indochina (Organization)
    People's Coalition for Peace and Justice
    San Diego Convention Coalition
    Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States
    Peace movements -- United States

    Genres and Formats of Materials

    Protest literature -- United States -- 20th century
    Ephemera -- 20th century