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Amherst College Moratoria Collection

Identifier: MA.00070
Abstract Clippings, printed matter, photographs and administrative records related to four separate moratoria held at Amherst College to protest and discuss race relations, the Vietnam War, the U.S. entry into Cambodia, and the College curriculum.
Dates: 1969-1970

Amherst College War Materials Collection

Identifier: MA.00062
Abstract An artificial collection consisting mainly of publications, ephemera and correspondence related to Amherst College's involvement in various United States wars, including the Civil War, Mexican War, Spanish-American War, World Wars I and II, Korean War and the Vietnam War.
Dates: 1829-2004

Fred Aronow (AC 1963) Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MA.00393
Dates: circa 1965-1972

Henry Steele Commager Papers

Identifier: MA.00173
Abstract Papers documenting the professional life and career of Henry Steele Commager, 20th century historian, public intellectual, and engaged citizen. They include the extensive letters received from historians, congressmen, educators, journalists, jurists, publishers, as well as former students, and the general public. Commager's writings and public appearances reflect his active professional life as well as his influence within the profession. The papers document a wide variety of issues of 20th...
Dates: 1920-1998; Majority of material found within 1945-1985

Hugh Hawkins Papers

Identifier: MA.00232
Abstract Personal and professional papers of an Amherst College professor of History and American Studies. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, committee records, course materials, general printed matter, and audiotapes.
Dates: 1914-2012; Majority of material found within 1950-1990

John Merson (AC 1966) Papers

Identifier: MA.00069
Abstract Vietnam War soldier, business administrator. Contains mainly letters written home to family members during Marine Corps basic training and combat duty in Vietnam, 1965-1968.
Dates: 1960-1968

Wadsworth W. Mount (AC 1928) Papers

Identifier: MA.00213
Abstract The papers document Wadsworth W. Mount's long interest in the value-added tax (VAT). The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence regarding the VAT and articles he wrote about it: "New Taxes for Old," "Who Pays the Piper Should Call the Tune," and "A Re-examination of Taxation Fundamentals." Mount compiled a large amount of correspondence and documentation concerning tax policy in binders over a period of 45 years, which he entitled "Reform by Typewriter."
Dates: 1907 - circa 1985

William H. Clamurro (AC 1967) Papers

Identifier: MA.00366
Abstract The William H. Clamurro (AC 1967) Papers contain wartime letters from Clamurro to his parents and to Amherst College classmate Jack D. Hailey; poetry written while in Vietnam; letters from poet Archibald MacLeish to Clamurro, and other documentation about Clamurro's time in Vietnam and the writing he did during his service.
Dates: circa 1969-2018