Collection, 1967-1973.


Fair Lawn Committee for Peace in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Collection, 1967-1973.

Collection, 1967-1973.

Includes scattered correspondence, information sheets, newspaper clippings, newsletters, and reel-to-reel tapes (David Schoenbrun, Benjamin Spock). Correspondents include Ruby Dee, Robert Kennedy, Tom Smothers, Benjamin Spock, and Cora Weiss.

5 linear in.

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Hochman, Evelyn. (person)

Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 (person)

Robert Francis Kennedy (1925-1968), brother of former President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was a Senator from New York. He graduated from Milton Academy in Massachusetts, and served in the United States Navy Reserve from 1944 to 1946. Kennedy later graduated from Harvard University in 1948 and then from the University of Virginia Law School in 1951. He was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1951. He worked as an attorney in the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice from 1951 ...

Smothers, Tom, 1937- (person)

Fair Lawn Committee for Peace in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia (corporateBody)

Founded in 1967 in Fair Lawn, New Jersey; Fair Lawn Committee for Peace in Vietnam, organized to participate in a major anti-war protest in New York in April 1967; grew into a larger mission to build local support for alternative solutions to the Vietnam War; Evelyn Hochman, founder and executive officer; in 1970, adopted name of Fair Lawn Committee for Peace in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia; disbanded in 1973. From the description of Collection, 1967-1973. (Swarthmore College, Peace Co...

Schoenbrun, David Lee (person)

In 1967, the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions helped finance David Schoenbrun on an extended tour through Southeast Asia. He prepared a report on his journey for the Center and wrote Vietnam: How We Got In; How to Get Out as a result of his experiences. From the description of David Schoenbrun report and article, 1967-1968. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63939145 ...

Weiss, Cora, 1934- (person)

Cora Weiss; activist in peace, anti-nuclear and other social justice movements; supporter of the United Nations; early member of Women Strike for Peace, serving on the National Board of WSP from 1961-1973; leader in the anti-Vietnam war movement in the United States: involved with organization of demonstrations, including the largest on November 15, 1969 in Washington, DC; Co-Chair and Director of the Committee of Liaison with Families of Servicemen Detained in Vietnam; organized the exchange of...

Spock, Benjamin, 1903-1998 (person)

Pediatrician and author. From the description of Benjamin Spock correspondence and photograph, 1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70984314 Benjamin Spock (1903-1998) was an American pediatrician, author, and peace activist. He is the author of the worldwide best-selling book Baby and Child Care . From the guide to the Benjamin Spock Papers, 1945-1990, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Epithet: paediatrician ...

Swarthmore College. Peace Collection. (corporateBody)

Dee, Ruby (person)

Fair Lawn Committee for Peace in Vietnam (corporateBody)