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Inventory of the Bay Area ACTS Collection, 1974-1978
GTU 94-9-05  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Historical Note

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bay Area ACTS Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1974-1978
    Accession number: GTU 94-9-05
    Shelf location: 3/C/6
    Creator: Bay Area American Christians Toward Socialism
    Size: 1 file folder
    Note:
    Small Collection box 4, ff 3
    Repository: The Graduate Theological Union.
    Berkeley, California
    Abstract: Organizing proposal; study papers; memos, brochure
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Graduate Theological Union. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Graduate Theological Union as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Bay Area ACTS Collection, GTU 94-9-05, The Graduate Theological Union Archives, Berkeley, CA.

    Access Points

    Socialism and Christianity -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
    Radicalism -- California -- Berkeley -- History -- Sources
    Political participation -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
    Bay Area American Christians Toward Socialism
    American Christians Toward Socialism

    Historical Note

    This is the local chapter of a national organization. In their brochure, American Christians Toward Socialism describe those who join as "people who come from the Christian tradition of active involvement in social concerns and have become convinced that Socialism is the necessary economic and political framework for beginning to deal with the fundamental human problems of our time." ACTS provides support "a) by insisting on critical reflection by the grouop as a whole; and b) by mobilizing one another for effective action."