Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Student Protest collection
Scope and Contents
This collection (MC 52) consists of correspondence, newsletters, pamphlets, broadsides, and related materials concerning a variety of political and campus-wide issues. Topics include anti-Viet Nam war and peace activism; environmental conservation; women’s liberation; Black power; grievances against the Rensselaer administration; departmental and faculty issues; academic freedom; campus strikes, sit-ins, and demonstrations; and other events and activities which took place at RPI during the late 1960s and early 1970s.
- Created: 1968-1975
- Other: Date acquired: 07/15/1988
0.40 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Contains a variety of materials related to numerous political and campus movements and protests that occurred at RPI from the late 1960s through the early 1970s.
This collection is arranged alphabetically in one series.
- T.A. Gobert
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Part of the Institute Archives and Special Collections Repository
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Institute Archives and Special Collections
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