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Student movements

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

American Student Union papers

Call Number: MS 714

Miscellaneous printed material, news releases, pamphlets, and other publications of the American Student Union. Also included is material relating to the American Youth Congress and other student organizations.

Dates: 1936-1941

Association of Internes and Medical Students. Harvey Cushing Chapter Records

Call Number: Ms Coll 19

The Association of Internes and Medical Students (AIMS), which advocated for progressive causes such as national health insurance, was organized by medical school chapters. The Harvey Cushing Chapter was the Yale School of Medicine chapter. The collection contains correspondence, a report, and minutes of the chapter and material on national AIMS activities.

Dates: 1946-1949

André Bertrand and André Schneider papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 2055

The collection contains correspondence, organizational files, communiques, political tracts, pamphlets, comics, posters, press clippings, books, and computer media by or relating to André Bertrand, André Schneider, and the 1966 student protest movement at the Université de Strasbourg in France.

Dates: 1960-2017

Black and Blue: Yale Volunteers in the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, 1963-1965 [research material and senior essay] by Jodi L. Wilgoren, Class of 1992, Yale College

Call Number: RU 98

The materials consist of audiotapes and transcripts of interviews, posters, flyers, reminiscences, memoranda, clippings assembled by Jodi L. Wilgoren (Yale 1992) for her senior essay titled Black and Blue: Yale Volunteers in the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement, 1963-1965.

Dates: 1992

Conflict between Students for a Democratic Society and Students for a Free Campus at Yale University records

Call Number: RU 21

The records consist of reports, correspondence, and related materials, maintained by the dean of Undergraduate Affairs, concerning the investigation of conflict that took place on the Yale campus in 1969-1970 between Students for a Democratic Society and Students for a Free Campus.

Dates: 1969-1971

Arthur Ebbert papers

Call Number: MS 1694

The papers consist of correspondence relating to Arthur Ebbert's tenure as associate dean of the Yale University School of Medicine. The papers include a topical file on student unrest over May Day, 1970 at Yale.

Dates: 1956-1977

Ephemera concerning the People's Park protests

Call Number: WA MSS S-4353
Scope and Contents: Fliers, broadsides, posters, pamphlets, comic book, periodicals, and other ephemera concerning the 1969 People’s Park protests in Berkeley, California compiled by an unidentified creator. The ephemera document meetings, rallies, fundraisers, vigils, and protests held by various groups concerning People’s Park and, to a lesser extent, the Vietnam War and the civil rights movement. Organizations represented in the ephemera include Students for a Democratic Society, Young Socialist Alliance,...
Dates: 1968-1969

May Day Rally and Yale collection

Call Number: RU 86

The materials consist of correspondence, press releases, oral history transcripts, objects, and printed material documenting Yale student involvement in the 1970 May Day rally in New Haven, Connecticut and published materials collected by the donor as a stringer for the "New York Times" related to Yale's student strike, the anti-war movement, and the Black Panthers trial in New Haven. Also included are publications related to anti-war activities nationally.

Dates: Circa 1969-1974

Movement (Protest) collection

Call Number: MS 617

An intentionally assembled collection of newspapers, pamphlets, leaflets, broadsides, and miscellanea relating to anti-war, socialist, student, and radical political movements in the United States, Africa, Europe, Asia, and Latin America, 1946-1980.

Dates: 1946-1980

Office of the President, Yale University, records concerning the May Day rally

Call Number: RU 16
Abstract: The records include background materials on the Black Panther party, information on the trial, and a series of Strike Newspapers issued by Dwight Hall. Also included are materials documenting Yale's approach and efforts toward organizing peaceful co-existence during the weekend events, as well as published information chronicling each day and summarizing media coverage. Other materials describe the faculty meeting held to address the issue of suspending academic activities during the trial,...
Dates: 1970-1976

Out From Behind the Walls of Ivy: Dwight Hall and Student Activism in the 1930s and 1940s [research material and senior essay] by Richard D. Willits, Class of 1982, Yale College

Call Number: RU 97

The materials consist of drafts, notes, oral history interview tapes and transcripts, release forms, and other materials assembled by Richard D. Willits (Yale 1982) for his senior essay titled Out From Behind the Walls of Ivy: Dwight Hall and Student Activism in the 1930s and 1940s.

Dates: 1982

Thomas Strong photographs of New Haven May Day rally

Call Number: MS 2030

The collection consists of twenty-two color and black and white prints of Yale University and New Haven before, during, and after the May Day rally in 1970. Images concentrate on slogans painted on boarded-up store fronts around the Yale campus, banners and signs either hanging from buildings or carried by protestors, and crowds on the New Haven Green and the Yale campus.

Dates: 1970

Student activism at Yale University collection

Call Number: RU 351
Abstract: The records consist of correspondence, notes, memoranda, newsclippings, and flyers, maintained by Christopher Lowe and Ann Braude documenting student activism, sexual harassment, affirmative action, and women's groups at Yale. Records concerning the following groups and events are included: the Yale Student Labor Support Group; the Coalition Against Apartheid; T. A. Solidarity (TAS) and the Graduate Employees and Students Organization (GESO); the 1984 and 1988 labor strikes at Yale; and the...
Dates: circa 1984-1991

Student unrest at Yale collection

Call Number: RU 83

The materials consist of petitions, correspondence, photographs, notes, and clippings documenting various student riots and protests at Yale.

Dates: circa 1774-2007

Yale Daily News interview of Kingman Brewster, Jr.

Call Number: RU 517

The records consist of an interview [audiocassette] of Kingman Brewster, Jr. concerning May Day, 1970.

Dates: 1975