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Houston Anti-Viet Nam War Collection

Identifier: MSS 0173

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of printed material, much of which was published by the Students for a Democratic Society, a leading anti-war organization commonly known by its acronym "SDS". The documents, newsletters, and other publications in this collection establish the national and international opposition to the war and place local opposition to it in Houston within a proper context. This collection also established the historic connection between opposition to the war and opposition to discrimination based on race or gender.


  • 1965-1973

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Houston Anti-Viet Nam War Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

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The collection is arranged according to the type of material it contains, and each category of material has been arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Dr. Cary D. Wintz of Texas Southern University.

Related Material

MSS 225, The Fred and Laura Brody Collection

RG E-48, The Democratic Socialist Organizing Committee.Democratic Socialist Party of America Collection

RG E-55, The Socialist Workers Party (Internationalist Tendency) Collection

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah C. Hardimon & Howard Beeth, 1985.

Houston Anti-Viet Nam War Collection
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Houston Metropolitan Research Center Repository


The African American Library at the Gregory School
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
Houston Metropolitan Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002