Abstract

Minutes and correspondence of the Executive Committee, correspondence and general files of chairmen Philip Eddy, David E. Matz, and Donn Kesselheim, as well as correspondence, briefs, and clippings related to legal cases and inquiries undertaken by the chapter.

Access

The collection is open for research.

Language:

English
Special Collections & University Archives
UMass Amherst Libraries
154 Hicks Way
Amherst, Mass. 01003-9275
413-545-2780
Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts Hampshire-Franklin County Chapter Records
1947-1973
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Call no.: MS 303
Contents of Collection

Collection comprises records, 1947-1973, including minutes and correspondence of the Executive Committee, 1960-1973; correspondence and general files of chairmen Philip Eddy (1967-1968), David E. Matz (1969-1972), and Donn Kesselheim (1972-1973); as well as correspondence, briefs, and clippings related to legal cases and inquiries undertaken by the chapter.

Organization of the Collection
Collection inventory
Series 1. Administrative Records
1947-1973

Constitution and by-laws
1947-1960

Box 1: 1
Minutes and notices: annual meetings
1960-1972

Box 1: 2
Minutes and memos: Executive Board
1960-1973

Box 1: 3-10
Membership lists, Executive Board
1968-1972

Box 1: 11
Newsletters
1969-1973

Box 1: 12
Correspondence: Philip Eddy, Chair
1968

Box 1: 13
Correspondence: David Matz, Chair
1969-1972

Box 1: 14-17
Correspondence: Donn Kesselheim, Chair
1973

Box 1: 18
Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts: minutes
1968-1972

Box 1: 19
Series 2. Legal Cases and Inquiries
1967-1973, n.d.

Abortion ads
1970-1972

Box 2: 20
Anderson, M. vs. Hadley schools
1970-1971

Box 2: 21
Armbands in Amherst schools (R. Clark)
1967

Box 2: 22
Belchertown schools literature dissemination
1971

Box 2: 23
Bessette, A. re: state police
1972

Box 2: 24
Book banning in Northampton High School
1971

Box 2: 25
Census, State--move to abolish
1971-1972

Box 2: 26
Chula, S., gun permit in Northfield
1971

Box 2: 27
Close, Charles, art exhibit closed summarily at University of Massachusetts
1967

Box 2: 28
Credit and insurance company investigations--Lyon, R. and Morse, SA
1971-1972

Box 2: 29
Drivers licenses--Marchand, 1972; Markley, n.d; Quinn, 1971; Robertson, 1971;
1971-1972, n.d.

Box 2: 30
Fitzgerald, Ron--property attached in school suit
1970

Box 2: 31
Hadley school committee probing high school senate
1970

Box 2: 32
Jacobs, D. vs. Cumberland Farms
1971

Box 2: 33
Janikian (Riccelli) name change
1972

Box 2: 34
Kaufield, A. vs. University of Massachusetts re: Loyalty Oath
1967-1968

Box 2: 35
Legal defense fund


Box 2: 36
Lind
1971

Box 2: 37
Nipson, M. and Williamsburg police
n.d.

Box 2: 38
Nixon impeachment petition
1973

Box 2: 39
Out-of-state tuition: Killam 1972, Porter 1972, Wilk 1971-1972, Zellat 1972
1971-1972

Box 2: 40
Parole project and Souweine memorandum
1972

Box 2: 41
Peter Pan buses to Moratorium in Washington
1969

Box 2: 42
Sanford, L. will
1967

Box 2: 43
Sex discrimination in public schools: Johnson and S. Hadley, Kocik and Greenfield
1971-1972

Box 2: 44
Smith, G. and attendance at Montague School
1971

Box 2: 45
Tiro, D., and work study funds at UMass
1971

Box 2: 46
Tropp, S., and Amherst police
1972

Box 2: 47
Tuit and school prayer in Leeds school
1972

Box 2: 48
Voting registration in Amherst: students, Connors and Dinkin
1971

Box 2: 49
Zahraie visa
1973

Box 2: 50
Administrative information
Provenance

Acquired from Donn Kesselheim, April 1974

Processing Information

Processed by Linda Seidman, 1989.

Acknowledgments

Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Copyright and Use (More informationConnect to publication information)

Cite as: Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts Hampshire-Franklin County Chapter Records (MS 303). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.

Search terms
Subjects
  • Civil rights--Massachusetts.
Names
  • Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts. Hampshire-Franklin County Chapter.
  • Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts. Hampshire-Franklin County Chapter.
  • Eddy, Philip.
  • Kesselheim, Donn.
  • Matz, David E.