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Peace movements

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Miriam Butterworth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-0060
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, artifacts, and memoirs regarding Miriam Butterworth's life and activism, as well as her participation in local, state, and national politics.

Dates: 1935-2011

Plowshares Institute Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-0034
Abstract

The collection contains the administrative files of the Simsbury, Connecticut-based organization, Plowshares Institute, which focuses on peace building, education, and global conflict transformation. Records from the institute include records of travel seminars, annual reports, board meeting minutes, and other documentation. This collection is currently closed for research until June 2012.

Dates: 1971-2010

Poras Collection of Vietnam War Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-0124
Abstract

Materials from the American Vietnam War era, including American and Vietnamese propaganda, posters from the pro-war and anti-war movements, as well as artifacts from American soldiers who served in the war. 

Dates: undated, 1931-2001

Joyce McKelvey Rawitscher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-0124
Abstract

Materials related to Joyce McKelvey Rawitscher's involvement with the American Friends Service Committee Records from Storrs Meeting House.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1950 - 2016

Cal Robertson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-0052
Abstract

Collection of materials created and collected by Vietnam War veteran and peace activist, Cal Robertson.

Dates: undated, 1965-2014

Louise B. Simmons Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-0113
Abstract

Papers of a social activist and Professor of Social Work and Director of the Urban Semester Program at the University of Connecticut, detailing her work with social and political movements in the 1970s and 1980s in the Hartford, Connecticut, area.

Dates: undated, 1970-1992, 2006-2015

Stephen Thornton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-0073
Abstract

The papers of a labor activist and organizer of Hartford, Connecticut, including alternative press publications, union newsletters, strike and labor organizing literature, flyers and pamphlets.

Dates: undated, 1898-2017