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1914 Mar.

Massachusetts Agricultural College

Massachusetts Agricultural College: Agricultural vocations M.A.C. Bulletin vol. 6, no. 3

Amherst (Mass.) - Brochure laying out areas of need in agriculture and role of Massachusetts Agricultural College in preparing people for the fields.

University as a Whole

1987 Apr.

Unidentified woman talking with a man as crowd looks on, probably at student takeover of forum at UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though not specified which.

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1987 Apr.

Protesters in front of Student Union at UMass Amherst holding a banner reading 'Rafael Eduardo Garcia student assassinated April 14, 1987 in El Salvador. Stop CIA death squad crimes'

Amherst (Mass.) - Array of grave markers along the east side of the Pond. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1986 Nov.

Hubbard, Libby

Protester holding a sign reading 'Ban the CIA not protesters': in front of Whitmore Building, UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard.

Activism of the 1980s Collection

2013 July 29

Avakian, Arlene Voski

Arlene Avakian: oral history with Daniel Chard

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Arlene Avakian, founder and former Director of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; women, Black student activism on campus and influence on her ideas of women's studies; women and welfare; difficulties establishing women's studies at UMass; Armenian identity; research and writing on food.

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

1987 Apr.

Older man carrying placard reading 'Not a penny to the Contra cutthroats,' standing by UMass Amherst Pond and markers for victims of Contra violence

Amherst (Mass.) - Man protesting US intervention in Central America talking with student protesters by the side of the Campus Pond; Fine Arts Center in background. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1986

US military recruitment on campus

Amherst (Mass.) - View of woman signing something on a table with military recruiter (?) standing in the background. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

2001 Aug. 15

Avakian, Arlene Voski

Arlene Avakian oral history with Amy Cutler, interview 1, part 1

Amherst (Mass.) - Discussing Avakian's activist in women's issues and social justice and the founding of the Women's Studies Department at UMass Amherst.

Valley Women's History Collaborative Records

1987 Apr.

Grave markers placed on lawn by UMass Amherst Pond commemorating victims of Contra violence in Nicaragua

Amherst (Mass.) - Array of grave markers along the east side of the Pond. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne Guarnotta, or Libby Hubbard, though... more

Activism of the 1980s Collection

1946 Sept. 17

Baker, Hugh P. (Hugh Potter), 1878-1950

Letter from Hugh Potter Baker to C. H. Nance

Amherst (Mass.) - Interested in plans for speeding applications of disabled veterans; plan to open the Fort Devens campus to 1800 veterans on Oct. 1.

Hugh Potter Baker Papers