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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.
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.
Collection — Box: 1
Dates: circa 1965-1972
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
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
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.
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
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
- Subject: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 X
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 7
- Amherst College -- Students 2
- Civil rights 2
- Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century 2
- Social activism 2
- Academic freedom 1
- American poetry 1
- Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae 1
- Amherst College -- Student strike, 1969 1
- Amherst College -- Student strike, 1970 1
- Constitutional history -- United States 1
- Constitutional law -- United States 1
- Correspondence 1
- Diaries 1
- Education -- History 1
- Education, Higher 1
- Executive power 1
- Gay liberation movement 1
- Judicial review 1
- Korean War, 1950-1953 1 ∧ less
- Amherst College 2
- Amherst College. Department of American Studies 1
- Amherst College. Department of Black Studies 1
- Arkes, Hadley 1
- Aronow, Fred (AC 1967) 1
- Clamurro, William H. (AC 1967) 1
- Commager, Henry Steele, 1902-1998 1
- Congress of Racial Equality 1
- DeWitz, Friedel 1
- Greene, Theodore P., 1921- (AC 1943) 1
- Guttman, Allen 1
- Hailey, Jack (AC 1967) 1
- Harvard University 1
- Hawkins, Hugh 1
- MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 1
- Merson, John C. (AC 1966) 1
- Mount, Wadsworth W., 1907-1985 (AC 1928) 1
- O'Connell, Barry, 1943- 1
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 1
- Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1 ∧ less