Guide to the Stanford Against Conscription Records

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0338
Creator: Stanford Against Conscription.
Title: Stanford Against Conscription records
Dates: 1979-1985
Physical Description: 2 Linear feet
Summary: The collection contains records, articles, leaflets, momentos, and reading material kept by the organization.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Matt Nicodemus, SAC, 1986.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Stanford Against Conscription Records (SC0338). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Stanford Against Conscription (SAC), formerly or also known as Students Against the Draft, was a campus group which existed from early 1979 until 1985. A coalition of Stanford groups and individuals concerned and active in opposition to the draft, SAC worked at many levels: campus, the Bay Area, statewide, and nationally. The organization attempted to operate non-heirarchically through the consensus process.

Summary

Stanford Against Conscription (SAC), formerly or also known as Students Against the Draft, was a campus group which existed from early 1979 until 1985. A coalition of Stanford groups and individuals concerned and active in opposition to the draft, SAC worked at many levels: campus, the Bay Area, statewide, nationally and even internationally. 'Ihe organization attempted to operate non-heirarchically through the consensus process. 'Ihroughout SAC's histo:ry, its members made significant contributions to the cause of peace. 'Ihe collection contains records, articles, leaflets, momentos and reading material kept by the organization.

Access Terms

Stanford Against Conscription.
Stanford University--Students.
Draft --United States.
Students--Political activity


Collection Contents

 

Papers

Box 1, Folder 1

SAC History I - most recent

Box 1, Folder 2

SAC History II

Box 1, Folder 3

SAC History III - oldest

Box 1, Folder 4

SAC History IV - undated

Box 1, Folder 5

Leaflets published and distributed by SAC I

Box 1, Folder 6

Leaflets published and distributed by SAC II

Box 1, Folder 7

SAC Projects / Program ideas

Box 1, Folder 8

SAC Internal Education I

Box 1, Folder 9

SAC Internal Education II

Box 1, Folder 10

Draft Times and other conununity bulletins

Box 1, Folder 11

Draft Times #2, November 1981 1981

Box 1, Folder 12

Draft Times #4, June 1982 1982

Box 1, Folder 13

SAC Fundraising

Box 1, Folder 14

Miscellaneous SAC records

Box 1, Folder 15

Leaflets and correspondence by other groups I

Box 1, Folder 16

Leaflets and correspondence by other groups II

Box 1, Folder 17

National Resistance Committee/ Resistance News

Box 1, Folder 18

Miscellaneous I

Box 1, Folder 19

Miscellaneous II

Box 1, Folder 20

Miscellaneous III

Box 2, Folder 1

Background reading I

Box 2, Folder 2

Background reading II

Box 2, Folder 3

Background reading III

Box 2, Folder 4

Resource lists I

Box 2, Folder 5

Resource lists II

Box 2, Folder 6

Resource lists III