The Frances E. Hilger collection relates to the political activism of Hilger, an opponent of the Vietnam War. A lifelong Quaker,
Hilger participated in several peace groups in the New Jersey area. Her collection contains many leaflets, pamphlets, and
serial issues published by the anti-war movement, including ephemeral titles. It also contains a number of letters written
by Hilger to various politicians, including several United States senators and Congressional representatives.