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Abstract The Andrew Berman Collection contains newspaper clippings, publications, activist documents, correspondence, fliers, position papers, conference notes and video footage documenting Mr. Berman’s political and social activism during his tenure as a Queens College student in the early-to-mid 1960s. Materials document Mr. Berman’s activist work with several major organizations, most significantly the Queens College chapter of Students for a Democratic Society.
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Abstract The Arthur Gatti Collection contains newspaper clippings, publications, documents, correspondence, fliers, posters, photographs, scrapbooks, and memorabilia documenting Gatti’s political and social activism at Queens College in the early-to-mid 1960s. Materials are from both Gatti’s direct experience and the activities of several major activist organizations in the national political and social landscape of the 1960s. The collection also documents the political career and personal life of...
Abstract Professor, activist, radical, and biographer, the Michael Wreszin collection contains a large number of documents related to American radical culture of the 20th century. A large portion of the collection is devoted to the 20th century radical, Dwight Macdonald, of whom Wreszin wrote a biography, and other New York Intellectuals. The collection also holds documents related to the history of radical activities in New York from the 1960's to 1980's, including protests and activism on Queens...
Abstract: The Queens College Campus Unrest Collection contains papers, correspondence, and flyers regarding the Spring 1969 sit-in protest of the social science building by the Ad Hoc Committee to End Political Suppression. The protest was in defense of the three members of the Students for a Democratic Society who were arrested and charged for leading a protest for the removal of General Electric recruiters from QC campus. The sit-in lasted four days resulting in the arrests of thirty-eight students and...
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Overview From 1967-1969, Dr. Sheila Delany taught English Literature at Queens College. In November 1968, the English Department's decision not to rehire Delany contributed to campus upheveal that occurred in the spring of 1969. This collection documents the department's decision and protests associated with her plight, as well as a subsequent job offer in the SEEK program that was later retracted. Materials include correspondence, fliers, and clippings.
- Subject: Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) X
- American Association of University Professors 1
- Aptheker, Herbert 1
- Bell, Daniel, 1919-2011 1
- Bellow, Saul 1
- Berman, Andrew 1
- Bourne, Randolph Silliman, 1886-1918 1
- Buckley, William F., Jr., 1925-2008 1
- City University of New York 1
- Delany, Sheila 1
- Donno, Daniel 1
- Dow Chemical Company 1
- Gatti, Arthur 1
- General Electric Company 1
- Hook, Sidney, 1902-1989 1
- Howe, Irving 1
- Macdonald, Dwight 1
- Mailer, Norman 1
- McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989 1
- McMurray, Joseph P. 1
- Peterson, Jon 1
- Queens College (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Savio, Mario 1
- Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007 1
- Styron, William, 1925-2006 1
- Trilling, Diana 1
- Trilling, Lionel, 1905-1975 1
- Widick, B. J. 1
- Wreszin, Michael 1 ∧ less