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Andrea Jeffries Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Jeffries, Andrea
Abstract

Collection includes handwritten letters from Charles (Charlie) Muse and John J. Phillips to Andrea Black (Jeffries), and letters between Muse and Phillips. Muse and Phillips were draft resisters, who were accused of burning Selective Service records during the Vietnam War era.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1963, 1971-1973

May 2nd Movement Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-May 2nd Movement
Abstract

Collection includes printed statements, correspondence, leaflets regarding the Movment's antiwar and anti-draft activities.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1965

Benjamin Spock Collected Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Spock, Benjamin
Abstract

Collection consists of photocopied material released under the Freedom of Information Act for the years 1964-1972, with the bulk of the material from 1968. Includes informants' reports, transcripts of personal conversations, writings by and about Spock, and transcripts of Spock's media appearances.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1964-1972

Women Strike for Peace Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-115
Overview

Women Strike for Peace came into existence on November 1, 1961, as a protest against atmospheric nuclear tests by the U.S. and the Soviet Union. By the late 1980s the national WSP office in Philadelphia closed, but the WSP legislative office and various WSP branches around the U.S. remained active through the 1990s.

Dates: 1961-1996

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