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Social activism

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Amherst College Moratoria Collection

 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

Kaelan McCone (AC 2019) Digital Photographs of Amherst Uprising

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00386
Scope and Contents

This collection contains approximately 600 digital photographs taken by Kaelan McCone during the course of the Amherst Uprising, November 2015.

Dates: 2015 November

Moratorium, 1969

 File — Box 6, Folder: 9-10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Contains correspondence and other materials of the many panels, committees, and events that Hawkins was involved in. Highlights include SCLC's SCOPE project (in which Martin Luther King Jr. participated), which includes an audiotape of speeches, newspapers, and more. Several Amherst College academic committees are included, such as the Task Force on Admission and Financial Aid.

Dates: 1969

William H. Clamurro (AC 1967) Papers

 Collection
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