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Northwestern University Anti-CIA Protest photographs, 1988-1989

 Collection
Identifier: 75/31/34
Abstract

This collection includes 49 images from a student-led protest of the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) recruitment on campus on November 14, 1988. Multiple student organizations vehemently opposed the CIA’s presence on campus and started calling for action and/or protests. This collection also includes a small selection of articles from the Daily Northwestern describing the incident.

Dates: 1988-1989

Anti-Vietnam-War Strike Materials

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/88
Abstract

The Anti-Vietnam War Strike Materials Collection comprises a diverse assortment of documents and other materials relating to the University-wide strike that took place over a seven day period in May of 1970. The collection of newspaper clippings, press releases, flyers, and memos records the events of the strike and its aftermath through the summer and fall of 1970.

Dates: May 6 - 12, 1970

Sandy Doyle Anti-Vietnam War Strike Collection, 1969-2013

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/232
Abstract During the spring quarter of 1970, students at Northwestern voted to go on strike to demonstrate their opposition to the Vietnam War. The Sandy Doyle Anti-Vietnam War Strike Collection contains materials collected by Northwestern freshman Sandy Doyle during the strike, including issues of The Daily Northwestern, the armband worn by student protestors, photographs of the strike, and memos circulated amongst students. The collection also includes other...
Dates: 1969-2013

James S. Roberts Photographs

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Identifier: 75/31/29
Abstract

Northwestern University alumnus James (Jim) S. Roberts studied history and took photographs during a tumultuous time on and off the campus from 1969 to 1972. His photos (prints, color slides, and black-and-white negatives) include depictions of anti-war events such as the November 15, 1969 Moratorium march on Washington, D.C. and the May, 1970 strike at Northwestern University, as well as scenes from Cuernavaca, Mexico, and general student activities at Northwestern.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1969 - 1972; 1969-1972, 2012, 2021

Irwin "Trip" Rothschild III Papers, 1945-1994

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Identifier: 31/6/233
Abstract The Irwin "Trip" Rothschild III Papers includes materials related to Rothschild's time as an undergraduate student at Northwestern University from 1968 to 1972. While a student at Northwestern, Rothschild was a member of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity and created the Student Organized Seminar program. Items of note in the collection include around 96 letters from Rothschild to his family from September 1968 to June 1972. These letters focus on Rothschild’s life at Northwestern and describe the...
Dates: 1945-1994

Student Protests and Strikes at Northwestern University

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Identifier: 31/6/89
Abstract

The Student Protests and Strikes Collection consists of diverse materials that document political demonstrations and protests organized by students, spanning from August 1965 through October 1979. Each event included in this collection documents a segment of the history of Northwestern students' political activism.

Dates: 1965-1979