Guide to the Left Wing Political Activities Printed Material,
1966-2007

Collection Number: 3650

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
T. Hickerson
Date completed:
1977
EAD encoding:
Martin Heggestad, September 2001
RMC Staff, January 2008
Date modified:
Jude Corina, December 2013

© 2008 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Left wing political activities printed material, 1966-2007
Collection Number:
3650
Quantity:
2.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Newspapers, broadsides, brochures, clippings, newsletters, pamphlets, notes, and correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Consists primarily of printed items, newspapers, broadsides, brochures, clippings, newsletters, and pamphlets, mostly relating to Cornell University and its student organizations. Also includes notes and correspondence.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Consists primarily of printed items, newspapers, broadsides, brochures, clippings, newsletters, and pamphlets, relating to Cornell University and its student organizations and other organizations. Includes notes and correspondence. Topics documented include the Black Panther Party; Bobby Seale; Collegetown disturbance, Ithaca, New York, May 13, 1972; Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory (CAL); Giap-Cabral Community; Ithaca Labor Committee; May Day 1971; New American Movement; New Haven 9; the occupation of Carpenter Hall, Cornell University; Students for a Democratic Society; TIOHERO, leaflets gathered in San Francisco, 2007-2008. A number of circa 1972 materials, some published by Glad Day Press, from Ithaca Anti-War Coalition, Peoples Coalition for Peace and Justice, Ithaca United Action Against Imperialism, Peoples Anti-Fascist Resistance League, Southern African Liberation Committee, Ad hoc Committee to Combat Cornell Complicity, and the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars at Cornell. Poster for The Red Detachment of Women event sponsored by the New China Study Group, China Program Students.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Seale, Bobby, 1936-
Black Panther Party.
Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory.
Ithaca Labor Committee.
New American Movement (Organization).
New Haven Nine.
Students for a Democratic Society.
Cornell University--Students.

Subjects:
Tiohero.
May Day.
Political clubs.
Radicalism.
College students--Political activity.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Left Wing Political Activities Printed Material, #3650. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
1970
Revolutionary People's Constitutional Convention, September 4-7, 1970
Box 1 Folder 1
1970
Revolutionary People's Constitutional Convention, November 1970
Box 1 Folder 2
1970-1971
Fall 1970
Box 1 Folder 3
1970-1971
Spring 1971
Box 1 Folder 4
1971
May Day and Spring 1971 (Part 1)
Box 1 Folder 5
1971
May Day 1971 (Part 2)
Box 1 Folder 6
1968-1971
Growing Police State
Box 1 Folder 7
1968-1971
Cornell
Box 1 Folder 8
1968-1971
Information on Ithaca
Box 1 Folder 9
1968-1971
SDS Stuff, 1970-1971
Box 1 Folder 10-11
1968-1971
SDS Housing Program, 1968-1969
Box 2 Folder 1
1966-1971
SDS: Student Power, ROTC, Open Admissions, Anti-Recruiting, Other Rallies, Internal Education, Etc., 1968-1969
Box 2 Folder 2
1968-1970
The Left, 1969-1970
Box 2 Folder 3
1969-1970
Washington, D.C., November 1969
Box 2 Folder 4
1970
Syracuse, March 19, 1970
Box 2 Folder 5
1969-1970
New Haven, May 1970
Box 2 Folder 6
1968-1970
Movement, June-July 1970
Box 2 Folder 7
1970
Ithaca, June-July 1970
Box 2 Folder 8
1970
West Coast, August 1970
Box 2 Folder 9
1971-1972
Spring, 1972
Box 2 Folder 10
1967, 1972
Giap-Cabral; Ithaca United Action Against Imperialism; C-Town Riot(s); Winter-Spring, 1972
Box 2 Folder 11
1972
Giap-Cabral
Box 2 Folder 12
1972
Harrisburg
Box 2 Folder 13
1970-1971
Fall, 1971
Box 2 Folder 14
1970
Cambodia, May Strike, 1970; Washington, May 8-9, 1970
Box 2 Folder 15
1971
New American Movement
Box 2 Folder 16
1968-1971
Miscellaneous
Box 2 Folder 17
1965-1973
Pamphlets: Liberation News Service; "What is Guerilla Theatre, Anyway?"; "The Destruction of Vancouver," Roy Stone; "Anarchist Peril," August Hamon; "No Treason: The Constitution of No Authority," Lysander Spooner; "Behind the Corporate Image ..."; "El Machete," Vol. 1, num 4; "Solidaire," no. 4
Box 2 Folder 18
1971-1972
Publications: "Struggle!," vol. 1, no. 3; "How Many Vietnams..."; New Age"; "The Daily Californian," vol. 210, no. 30; "Augur," vol. II, no. 13; "The Rag," vol. 5, no. 19; "Berkeley Tribe," v. 5, no. 14, issue #94
Box 2 Folder 19
1968-1970
Photographs
Box 2 Folder 20
1969-1972
Radical and SDS flyers
Box 2 Folder 21
1971
TIOHERO/Glad Day Press: Publications Received
Box 3 Folder 1
1971-1972
TIOHERO/Glad Day Press: Publications Received
Box 3 Folder 2
1970-1971
TIOHERO, Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 3
1971
TIOHERO, Miscellaneous
Box 3 Folder 4
1970-1971
TIOHERO
Box 3 Folder 5
1969-1970
Volunteers
Box 3 Folder 6
1972
Various materials collected by Jean Dickson '72
Box 3 Folder 7
Includes Glad Press items, material relating to Giap-Cabral Community and the Carpenter Hall takeover, Vietnam, Sharpeville Week, Apartheid in South Africa, America's War in Indo-China: The Last Phase by Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars at Cornell, Cornell, Corporations and War by the Ad hoc Committee to Combat Cornell Complicity, Cornell Aeronautical Lab, Ithaca Anti-War Coalition, Peoples Coalition for Peace and Justice, Ithaca United Action Against Imperialism, Peoples Anti-Fascist Resistance League, Southern African Liberation Committee. Poster for The Red Detachment of Women event sponsored by the New China Study Group, China Program Students. Daily Sun articles about Carpenter Hall takeover.
1968-1972
Miscellaneous
Box 4 Folder 1
1970-1972
Alternative Papers
Box 4 Folder 2
1968-1971
Ithaca Labor Committee
Box 4 Folder 3
1972
Spring '72
Box 4 Folder 4
1971-1972
N.A.M. Spring 1972
Box 4 Folder 5
1971-1972
Davenport N.A.M. Conference
Box 4 Folder 6
1971
N.A.M. Conference, Davenport
Box 4 Folder 7
1894
Pamphlet: Labor Library, June
Box 4 Folder 8
1916
Pamphlet: What Is a Pacifist?
Box 4 Folder 8
1934
Pamphlet: Reasons Why You Should Vote Communist
Box 4 Folder 8
1936
Pamphlet: A Labor Party for the United States
Box 4 Folder 8
194?
Pamphlet: Terror Against the People
Box 4 Folder 8
194?
Pamphlet: Your Dollar under Roosevelt
Box 4 Folder 8