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Peace movements

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Counter-cultural ephemera

Identifier: MS-1011

This artificially assembled collection consists of ephemera associated with various alternative lifestyle and counter-cultural movements of the 1960s and 1970s that were concerned with world peace, environmentalism, experimentation with hallucinogenic drugs, vegetarianism, and communal living.

Dates: 1960 - 1981

Elisabeth Gilman papers

Identifier: MS-0235

Elisabeth Gilman was born in New Haven, Connecticut, December 25, 1867. She was the younger daughter of Daniel Coit and Mary (Ketcham) Gilman. Her father was a college professor and the first president of The Johns Hopkins University. The papers consist of correspondence, speeches, writings, diaries, newspaper clippings, printed material, memorabilia, and photographs.

Dates: 1872-1949

Johns Hopkins University Vietnam War ephemera

Identifier: MS-0825

The Johns Hopkins University Vietnam War ephemera collection, 1960 to 1970, is an artificially assembled collection with manuscript material chosen by the curators of Special Collections. The collection contains posters, leaflets, handbills, and curricula materials created during the Vietnam War. Please see the series descriptions for biographical or historical information regarding specific items.

Dates: 1960-1970

National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam "The Pentagon Is Rising" button, 1967 October 21

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034394001], Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

This pin was created by the National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam for their October 21, 1967 protest at the Pentagon in Washington, DC. The pin features an orange sky with a floating black pentagon shape over black grass. Beneath the grass is the text "The Pentagon is Rising October 21."

Dates: 1967 October 21

Peace and Freedom Party button, circa 1968

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034394001], Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

This button from around 1968 features the Peace and Freedom Party logo with dove and chains around the organization name. The logo is in neon green against a darker green background.

Dates: circa 1968

Peace sign button and stickers, circa 1960s

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034394001], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

This folder contains peace movement ephemera from the 1960s. The contents include a peace sign button and two peace stickers. One sticker shows a peace sign that reads "peace" underneath The other sticker shows a modified US flag with a peace sign where the stars would normally be.

Dates: circa 1960s

Philip Berrigan article

 Collection — Box BW-13: [Barcode: 31151030055580]
Identifier: MS-0246

Collection consists of one article from "The Johns Hopkins News Letter" describing a speech given by peace activist, Philip Berrigan, on the Hopkins campus, February 8, 1973.

Dates: 1973 February 8

Women Strike for Peace press photo and button, 1967 - 1968

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034394001], Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

This folder contains a press photo of a February 1967 anti-Vietnam War protest at the Pentagon in Washington, DC by the Women Strike for Peace organization, as well as a button produced by the group which reads, "Women strike for Peace: Bring all our men home now!" The back of the press photo includes a newspaper clipping from the Kansas City Times dated February 16, 1967 showing the same picture.

Dates: 1967 - 1968