Papers, 1908-1985

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Papers, 1908-1985

Papers, 1908-1985

Correspondence, writings, etc., of Barbara Deming, author and activist.

74 file boxes, 26 photograph folders, 2 folio folders, 6 folio+ folders, 3 oversize folders, 1 supersize folder, 1 audiotape (T-248)

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Cummings, E.E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962

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Bernikow, Louise, 1940-

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Kenyon, Dorothy, 1888-1972

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Barbara Deming, author and activist, was born on July 23, 1917, in New York City, the daughter of admiralty lawyer Harold S. Deming (1883-1954) and former singer Katherine (Burritt) Deming (1891-?). The second of four children, BD had three brothers: MacDonald, Quentin (Chip), and Angus (Bim). She grew up in New York City and on South Mountain Road in New City, N.Y., west of the Hudson River. The Poors (writer Bessie Breuer, painter Henry Varnum III, and their daughter, writer Annie...

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Johnson, Sonia

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Sonia Ann Harris was born on 27 February 1936 in Malad City, Idaho, to Alvin and Ida Howell Harris. Her childhood was spent in Preston, Idaho, until the family moved to Logan, Utah, in 1948. She was raised a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (The Mormon Church). After graduation from Logan High School in 1954 Sonia worked in a bank until she entered Utah State University in January 1955. She received her B.A. in English in 1958. Sonia and Richard Theodore Johnson...

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Deming, Angus

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Grier, Barbara, 1933-2011

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Grier is a writer, editor, and publisher of articles and books on lesbians and lesbianism. She is one of the founders of Naiad Press, a lesbian publishing house. From the description of Barbara Grier-Naiad Press collection, 1956-1999. (San Francisco Public Library). WorldCat record id: 47183122 ...

Morgan, Robin, 1941-

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Feminist activist, author, poet, child star, and editor of MS. magazine. From the description of Robin Morgan papers, 1947-2010. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 48948587 1941, Jan. 29 Born in Lake Worth, Fla. 1956 Graduated with Honors from the Wetter School ...

Hardy, Helen L.

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Cousins, Dorothy

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Mehrhof, Barbara

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McReynolds, David.

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Jay, Karla

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Karla Jay, author and historian, co-authored with Allen Young, free-lance writer, journalist and publisher, a comprehensive survey and documentary of gay and lesbian sexuality entitled THE GAY REPORT: LESBIANS AND GAY MEN SPEAK OUT ABOUT SEXUAL EXPERIENCES AND LIFESTYLES (New York, Summit Books, c1979). From the guide to the Typescripts and questionnaires for the Gay report, ca. 1979, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Lesbian feminist activist...

Jezer, Marty

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Mayo, Mary

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Young, Allen

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Ramstetter, Victoria

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Women Strike for Peace

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Women Strike for Peace began in 1961 as a one-day protest against nuclear weapons, led by Dagmar Wilson, in Washington, DC; a nation-wide grass-roots organization most active during the Vietnamese Conflict, when it operated draft counseling and amnesty programs, and lobbied against the continuation of the war; has local chapters throughout the U.S.; national headquarters are in Philadelphia, PA; legislative office and National Information Clearing House are in Washington DC; also known as WISP (...

Smith, Barbara, 1922-

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Background The collection was donated by Barbara Smith, a local activist in the women's movement in the 1970s. She was very active in the L.A. Women's Liberation Center (also known as the Los Angeles Women's Center) where she played a key role in organizing the Liberation School. Later she was active in the Los Angeles chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) and with Federally Employed Women (FEW). The Los Angeles Wom...

Gore, Robert Brookings

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Moylan, Mary

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Robson, Ruthann, 1956-

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Nell, Edward J

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Fix, Alice

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Chillingworth, Phyllis

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La Pointe, Jeanne

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Webster, Barbara

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Kennedy, Pat

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Wilson, Edmund

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Edmund Wilson was an American novelist, poet, essayist, and literary critic. From the description of Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122596904 From the guide to the Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) American author and critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed...

Collins, Marjory, 1912-1985

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The daughter of Elizabeth Everts Paine and Frederick Lewis Collins, Marjory Collins spent her childhood in Scarsdale, N.Y., and in Europe. She attended Sweetbriar College and the University of Munich. She studied photography with Ralph Steiner (1935-1940) and during World War II worked for the Office of War Information. After the war she lived in Alaska for a year, and then traveled extensively, working on photographic assignments in Egypt, Ireland, Ethiopia, and Italy. She was associated with t...

Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973

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Women's Encampment for a Future of Peace and Justice.

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Brady, Maureen

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Blom, Gertrude Duby

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B. 1901 in Bern, Switzerland;d. Dec. 23, 1993. From the description of Gertrude Duby Blom : Artist File. (International Center of Photography). WorldCat record id: 637094217 ...

Capote, Truman, 1924-1984

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BIOGHIST REQUIRED American author. From the guide to the Truman Capote ephemera Collection, 1949-1988., (Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Truman Capote (1924- ), American author. From the description of Truman Capote papers, 1939-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476609 Truman Capote is an American writer. From the description of Truman Capote fonds. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 667848368...

Millay, Norma

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DiGia, Ralph

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Fries, Charlotte

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Farren, Pat

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Papworth, John

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Raulerson, Clare

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Edgcomb, Gabrielle Simon.

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Hinke, C.J.

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Carl John (C.J.) Hinke was born in New Jersey and was active in the anti-Vietnam war movement until he moved to Canada in the 1960's. He lived in Victoria and Tofino and later moved to Thailand where he teaches in a University. While living in B.C. he was active as a writer, translator (into Latin) , teacher of yoga , collector of books and seller of children's books, in particular "The Wizard of Oz". His book, "Oz in Canada", a bibliography of Canadian issues of the Oz books and other books by ...

Blais, Marie-Claire, 1939-....

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Lindsey, Karen 1944-

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Troy, William, 1903-1961

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Léonie Adams was born Léonie Fuller in Brooklyn, New York, on December 9, 1899. She grew up with five siblings in a strict household until she left to attend Barnard College, from which she graduated in 1922. During her studies Adams began to write poetry and became the editor of The Measure . In 1925, she published her first collection of poetry, Those Not Elect . The book received great praise and Adams continued to write poetry while working as an editor for Wilson Publishing and...

Cakars, Maris

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Spaugh, Diane

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Moore, Freddie

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Harding, Rosemarie Freeney

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Johanna, Betty

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Wertheim, Ellen

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Fellowship of Reconciliation (U. S.)

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Kizer, Carolyn

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Carolyn Kizer was born in Spokane, Washington in 1923, the daughter of activist lawyer Benjamin Hamilton and biologist/professor Mabel Ashley Kizer. After receiving her B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College, where she studied comparative mythologies with Joseph Campbell, et al . in 1945, she did a year of graduate work at Columbia University followed by another year at the University of Washington. In the 1950s, after three children and a divorce from first husband Stimson Bullitt, she t...

Lacagnina, Amaldo

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Hortenstine, Virgie

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Bromley, Ernest

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Kennedy, Nattie

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Hodges, Beth

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McAllister, Pam.

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Smith, Grace Kellogg

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Manahan, Nancy, 1946-

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Nancy Manahan was born in southern Minnesota in 1946. She earned her B.A. in English in 1969 from the University of Minnesota and her M.A. from the University of Illinois. She taught in Africa and California before returning to Minnesota to teach English at Rochester Community College and Minneapolis Community and Technical College. Nancy Manahan has authored/edited two books on Lesbian culture in the Girl Scouts and the Roman Catholic Church: Lesbian Nuns: Breaking Silence, co-authored with Ros...

Christiansen, G. S. (Gordon Secrist)

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Morgana, Julie

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Moonwoman, Birch

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Segrest, Mab, 1949-....

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Southern author, feminist, and gay rights activist. From the description of Papers, 1967-1996 and n.d. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 38247413 ...

Buckman, Gertrude

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Gertrude Buckman, writer and first wife of author Delmore Schwartz. From the description of Gertrude Buckman correspondence, circa 1944-1997. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702159666 From the guide to the Gertrude Buckman correspondence, circa 1944-1997, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library) ...

Poor, Henry Varnum, 1887-1970

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Also contains correspondence from Bessie Breuer Poor, wife of Henry Varnum Poor. From the description of Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1929-1939. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155893302 Henry Varnum Poor, painter and ceramic artist, earned his A.B. in graphic arts at Stanford University in May 1910. As a student he was a member of the Art Club and the Gym Club, on the varsity track team, and on the executive committee of the associated stu...

Laucks, I. F. (Irving Fink), 1882-

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Ferry, W. H. (Wilbur Hugh)

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Wilbur Hugh Ferry, (1910- ), foundation consultant, vice president of the Fund for the Republic, staff administrator of the Study of the Economic Order of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (Santa Barbara, Calif.). From the description of W.H. Ferry papers, [ca. 1966-1969]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476703 ...

Fritz, Leah, 1931-

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Fergusson, Francis.

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Literary critic. From the description of Reminiscences of Francis Fergusson : oral history, 1979. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122308338 ...

Coleman, Mary

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American friends service committee

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Quaker organization formed to promote peace and reconciliation through its social service and relief programs. From the description of American Friends Service Committee records, 1933-1988 (bulk 1933-1938). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983753 The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) was organized in June 1917 as an outgrowth of and coordination point for the anti-war and relief activities of various bodies of the Religious Society of Friends in the United States. A ...

Citizens for Participation in Political Action (Mass.)

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Citizens for Participation in Political Action (CPPAX) was formed in December 1972, by the merger of Massachusetts Political Action for Peace (MassPAX) and Citizens for Participation Politics (CPP). CPPAX endeavors to further progressive issues through citizen participation in the electoral process. These issues include peace and disarmament, housing, and civil rights. MassPAX was founded in November 1962, out of the campaign of Stuart Hughes for U.S. Senate. CPP was founded in 1968, by persons ...

Sherman, Susan

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Bissinger, Karl

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Biography Karl Bissinger was born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1914. He had a career as a photojournalist, serving as staff photographer at Flair and portraitist for Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, and Town & Country. His book, The Luminous Years: Portraits at Mid-Century (2003), contains examples of his portrait photography. In 1955, Bissinger met the co-founders of the Living Theatre, Judith Malina and Judith Beck, in New York City after ...

National Interim Committee for a Mass Party of the People

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de Angelo, Ximena

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Robinson, Jo Ann, 1942-

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Crowell, Joan, 1921-

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Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000758.0x000233 ...

Sorel, Barbara

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Lamm, Bob

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Edie Snyder

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Anderson, Ross, 1956-....

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Nelson, Juanita Morrow

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Orrbright, Doris

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Wagner, Anneliese, 1929-

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Dellinger, David T., 1915-2004

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Bentley, Joanne, 1928-

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Desai, Narayan

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Kinoy, Arthur

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Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Arthur Kinoy : oral history, 1975. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309743527 ...

Brown, Rita Mae

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Loll, John

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Robinson, Ray, Jr.

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Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007

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Lady Bird Johnson was born Claudia Alta Taylor in Karnack, Texas on December 22, 1912. He parents were Thomas Jefferson Taylor and Minnie Pattillo Taylor, and she had two older brothers, Tommy and Tony. Her mother died when she was only five years old, and her Aunt Effie Pattillo moved to Karnack to look after her. At an early age, a nursemaid said she was "as purty as a lady bird," and thereafter she became known to her family and friends as Lady Bird. She graduated from Marshall High ...

New England Committee for Nonviolent Action

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Lockey, Ottie

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Gilpin, Richard, 1625-1700

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Kiger, Peter

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Salstrom, F. Paul

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WIN (Periodical)

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Grajewski, Stanley

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Balderston, Daniel, 1952-....

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Fuller, Thomas, 1608-1661

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Epithet: of Add MS 29283 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000301.0x000372 Epithet: of Egerton Ch 7412 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000301.0x000378 Epithet: atte personage British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000265.0x000131 Epithet: of Add MS 32...

Deming, Katherine Burritt

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Johnson, Nancy

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Davies, Diana, 1938-

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Rally in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Central Park, New York City, April 5, 1968. © Diana Davies. Musician, theatre worker, and photographer Diana Davies became a photojournalist in the 1960s. One of the principal documentarians of the second-wave women's movement the U.S., she also photographed in Africa, Central America, the Middle East, and Europe. She documented the civil rights and peace movements, poor people's and welfare rights movements, and farmworker...

Alpert, Jane

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Hansen, Ronda

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Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)

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SNCC was founded in 1960 at the close of the Raleigh Conference, held at Shaw University, Raleigh, NC. It was a meeting of Southern student sit-in leaders and northern student supporters. In May, 1960, the committee held its first meeting in Atlanta. SNCC was composed of representatives from 16 southern states and the District of Columbia. Its basic purpose was the coordination of activities within the civil rights movement. From the description of Collection, 1960-1961. (Swarthmore ...

Barnstone, Willis, 1927-....

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Hilderley, Jeriann, 1937-

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Muste, A. J. (Abraham John), 1885-1967

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Clergyman, pacifist. From the description of Reminiscences of Abraham John Muste : oral history, 1954. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309741542 From the description of Reminiscences of Abraham John Muste : oral history, 1965. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122681124 A.J. Muste (1885-1967). Muste's involvement as a labor organizer began in 1919. When he led strikes in the textile mills of Lawrenc...

Hazel, Perry

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Kanaga, Consuelo, 1894-1978

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Consuelo Kanaga (1894-1978) is considered a pioneer in social photography. She began her career as a journalist at the San Francisco Chronicle, learned photography and joined the California Camera Club, which became the renowned group f/64. After moving to New York, she worked at the New York American and as a free lance photographer. She was married to artist Wallace Putnam and lived in Yorktown Heights, Westchester, New York. From the description of Papers, 1936-1978. (Brooklyn Mus...

Merrill, James, 1926-1995

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hd7ss3 (person)

James Merrill was an American poet, playwright, novelist, and short-story writer. From the description of James Merrill collection of papers, 1965-1994. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122626315 From the guide to the James Merrill collection of papers, 1965-1994, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) James Ingram Merrill was born in New York City on March 3, 1926, and grew up in Manha...

Wilson, Dagmar

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wj51xt (person)

From the guide to the Dagmar Wilson Papers, 1948-1961, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]) ...

Rush, Florence, 1918-

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Rush worked in a machine shop during World War II. She and her family later lived in Westchester County, N.Y.; she researched and wrote about child abuse. From the description of Papers, 1971-1974 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007874 Feminist and social worker Florence Rush (1918-2008) created a sensation in her talk, "The Sexual Abuse of Children: A Feminist Point of View," presented at the April 1971 conference of New York Radical F...

Page, Anita

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Kantor, Martha Ryther, 1896-1981

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Forest, Jim (James H.)

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Gardner, K. (Kay)

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Nash, Diane, 1938-

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Crawford, Miriam

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Berrigan, Daniel

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"Daniel Berrigan." Contemporary Authors Online. Gale Biography In Context. http://ic.galegroup.com (accessed November 2011). Additional nformation derived from the collection. Jesuit priest Daniel Berrigan is a poet, playwright, teacher, and civil disobedience activist. Daniel Berrigan, who was born May 9, 1921, in Virginia, Minnesota, entered the Order of Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1939 and was ordained a Roman Catholic priest...

Klein, Yvonne

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Murphy, Kathleen

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De Gámez, Tana, 1920-

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Born Cielo Cayetana Alba de Gamez in Spain; came to U.S. in 1936 and became naturalized citizen in 1941; professional guitarist, translator, radio journalist, director of an art gallery in Washington, D.C., and book editor in New York City. From the description of Tana de Gamez collection, 1966-1968. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70963169 ...

Levertov, Denise, 1923-1997

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The interview took place at Wells College, New York. From the description of Audio interviews with poet Denise Levertov by Clive Scott Chisholm : sound recordings, 1973 Jan. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864806 Correspondence to Lewis and Sophia Mumford from Denise Levertov and her husband, Mitchell Goodman. From the description of Letters, 1965-1976, to Lewis and Sophia Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155871475 ...

Howe, Florence

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Willoughby, George, pacifist

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George W. Willoughby: born in 1914 in Wyoming; Quaker peace activist; World War II conscientious objector; worked for eight years with the Iowa regional section of the American Friends Service Committee, and served as an official with the Fellowship of Reconciliation. In 1958, he took part in the voyages of the Phoenix and Golden Rule, yachts which disrupted atomic testing in the Pacific Ocean. He and his wife, Lillian, travelled to India in peace action projects, and to the former Soviet Union,...

Harding, Vincent.

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Vincent Harding was born in New York City in 1931 and grew up in Harlem and the Bronx. He attended New York City public schools and graduated in History from the City College of New York in 1952. He earned an MS degree in journalism at Columbia University in 1953. Harding married Rosemarie Freeney in 1960, and they spent four years as workers in the freedom movement, assisting the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and Congress of Racial Equality ...

Baker, Gail

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Sherman, Jane, 1908-2010

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Jane Sherman was born in Beloit, Wisconsin, in 1908. She performed with the Denishawn Dancers and toured Asia with the company from 1925-1926. She appeared in Broadway musicals and danced with the Rockettes in the mid-1930s. In 1933 she met writer Allan Seager in Oxford, England, and the two later became lovers in New York City in the mid-1930s. She married composer Ned Lehac in 1940 and wrote books and articles on the dance in the 1970s. From the description of Jane Sherman papers r...

Suzuki-Hawkes, Mary

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Congress of Racial Equality

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Organized ca. 1942 by an interracial group of University of Chicago students and theological seminary students, and by members of the Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.); purpose was to eliminate all racial segregation and discrimination by means of interracial, direct nonviolent action; by 1966, CORE's official policy shifted to Black power and Black separatism while rejecting the former principles of non-violence. From the description of Collected records, 1942-1972. (Swarthmore Co...

Child, Dorothy

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Nathan, Otto, 1893-1987

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Woodward, Beverly

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Cantine, Holley R.

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Malpede, Karen

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Grosberg, Carol

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Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012

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Adrienne Cecile Rich, poet, author, feminist, and teacher, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 16, 1929, the daughter of Helen (Jones) and Arnold Rice Rich. She attended the Roland Park Country School in Baltimore, Md. (1938-47). A 1951 graduate of Radcliffe College, in that year she won the Yale Younger Poets Award with the publication of her first book, A Change of World . Following her studies at Oxford University (winter 1952-53), she traveled through Europe. The following de...

O'Connor, Bill, 1947-

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Lunden, Blue

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Atkinson, Ti-Grace

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Kady, 1927-

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Artist, writer, and lesbian activist Kady Vandeurs was born in Pensacola, Florida, the daughter of George and Ann Shepard Vandeurs. She published articles in Big Mama Rag, the New Women's Times, and Off Our Backs, and studied design, painting, and graphic art at Greenfield (Massachusetts) Community College. She participated in the Women's Pentagon Action (1980-1981) and at the Women's Encampment for a Future of Peace & Justice near Seneca Falls, New York (1983). Kady died in Greenfield, Mass...

Committee for Nonviolent Action

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The Committee for Nonviolent Action was organized in 1957 by Lawrence Scott to protest nuclear tests in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was one of the first United States peace groups to promote nonviolent direct action, including civil disobedience. Leaders included A.J. Muste, Brad Lyttle, George Willoughby, and Neil Haworth. CNVA helped sponsor the voyages of the Phoenix and the Golden Rule (1958), Omaha Action (1959), Polaris Action (1961), the San Francisco to Moscow Walk for Peace (1961), the voyage...

Bloch, Ruth

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Gitlin, Irving, d. 1967

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Katherine (Kit) Havice

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Hayden, Tom, 1939-2016

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Biography Tom Hayden, Democrat, was a State Assembly Member, 1983-1992 and a State Senator, 1993-1998. He represented the 44th Assembly District in Los Angeles County until 1992 when his Assembly seat was eliminated with redistricting. Hayden was then elected to the 23rd Senatorial District in Los Angeles. He left office in 2000 because of term limits. Hayden was a leader of student civil rights and anti-war movements in the 1960s...

Gallagher, Janet

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Millett, Kate

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Author, feminist theorist, activist, and visual artist. From the description of Papers, 1953-1999. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 46345002 1934 Sept. 14 Born in St. Paul, Minn. to Helen Feely and James A. Millett 1952 1956 B.A., University of Minnesota ...

Philip, Cynthia Owen

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Merwin, W.S. (William Stanley), 1927-

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American poet and writer. From the description of Letters, to Arthur Gregor, 1966-1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122587287 Born in New York City, 1927; educated at Princeton University (class of 1948); Pulitzer Prize-winning author, poet, translator, and environmental activist. From the description of W.S. Merwin papers 1946- (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign). WorldCat record id: 57553010 American poet and translator. From th...

Davidov, Marv

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Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968

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Trappist monk and author. From the description of Thomas Merton Collection, 1940-1986. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 32689646 Thomas Merton (Father Louis), M.A. Columbia 1939, was a widely read Catholic author and social critic who lived as a member of the Cistercian Order of the Strict Observance, the Trappists, from 1941 till his death in Bangkok in 1968. From the description of Thomas Merton papers, 1923-1989. (Columbia University In the City of New Yo...

Paley, Grace, 1922-2007

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Grace Paley (b. Grace Goodside, Dec. 11, 1922, Bronx, NY-d. Aug. 22, 2007, Thetford, VT) attended Hunter College and The New School where she studied with W. H. Auden. She married June 20, 1942, Grace Goodside married cinematographer Jess Paley in 1942 and had two children before getting divorced. Paley married poet Robert Nichols 1n 1972. She taught at Sarah Lawrence College. Her first collection was published in 1959. A known pacifist and social activist, Paley joined the War Resisters Leagu...

Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962

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Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 - November 7, 1962), wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was an especially active and visible First Lady who, it was claimed, did more to popularize the Roosevelt administration than any other person or factor. Her innumerable trips across the country and visits to workers and their families did much to promote her as one of the people, a democrat with a small "d." She was the first president's wife to hold White House press conferences, and millions of p...