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Movements Ephemera Collection

Collection Number
SC 144

OCLC Number


A collection created by Special Collections from donations and mailings received between the 1960s and late 1990s.

Extent, Scope, and Content Note
The collection is comprised of 20 linear ft. of ephemera including newsletters, pamphlets, flyers, brochures, and newspapers documenting 20th century political and social movements. 
The date coverage is 1963 to 1998.

Arrangement and Processing Note
The collection is arranged in alphabetical order by title.
Processed in 2008.
Finding aid updated and revised by Kristen J. Nyitray in April 2020.


Restrictions on Access
The collection is open to researchers without restriction.

Rights and Permissions 
Stony Brook University Libraries' consent to access as the physical owner of the collection does not address copyright issues that may affect publication rights. It is the sole responsibility of the user of Special Collections and University Archives materials to investigate the copyright status of any given work and to seek and obtain permission where needed prior to publication.  

[Item], [Box], Movements Ephemera Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Stony Brook University Libraries.

Printed ephemera -- United States.
Counterculture -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
African Americans in popular culture -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Social movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
United States -- Race relations -- Sources.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 -- Sources.
United States -- Religion -- 1945- -- Sources.
Feminism -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States -- Sources.
Peace movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
African Americans in popular culture.
Civil rights movements.
Peace movements.
Politics and government
Popular culture.
Printed ephemera.
Protest movements.
Race relations.
Social movements.
United States.


Box 1

Academic Committee on Soviet Jewry
Accuracy in Media
Action on Smoking and Health
The Adlai Stevenson Institute of International Affairs
Africa Defense and Aid Fund
Africa Research Group
African Student Aid Fund
Alaska Public Interest Coalition
Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
All You Can Eat
The Alliance for Cannabis Therapeutics
Alternate U.
Alternative Features Service
Alternative to Alienation: The Modern Utopian
Alternatives Foundation
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America
America's Future, volumes 12 - 24 (1970-1982)

Box 2

America's Future, volumes 25 - 35 (1983-1993; incomplete)
America's Future, mass mailings (3 folders)
American Arbitration Association
American Association of Retired Persons
American Civil Liberties Union (1964-1979) (32 folders)
American Conservative Union
American Documentary Films, Inc.
American Foundation for the Blind
American Friends Service Committee, Inc. (2 folders)
American Humanist Association

Box 3

American Indian Fund
The American Indian Historical Society
American Kidney Fund
American Nutrition Society
American Pedestrian Association
American Report
American Revival Committee Inc.
Americans for Democratic Action
Americans for Indian Opportunity
Americans for Peace
Americans United
Amnesty International
Anahata Nada
Animal Protection Institute of America
Another Mother for Peace
Appalachian Development Fund
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appleseed Weekly Bulletin
Arica Institute in America, Inc.
Association for a Strong America, Inc.
Association for Voluntary Sterilization, Inc.
Association for World Education
Association of Americans and Canadians for Aliyah
Association of Handicapped Artists, Inc.
AUM Publications
Berrigan, Philip Father
Beyond Baroque Foundation
The Bhaktivedanta Book Trust
Bhoodan Center for Inquiry of Oakhurst, Inc.
Black Liberation Movement
Black Panther Party
Blood for Life and Peace Committee New York
Booklegger Press
Boy's Brotherhood Republic of New York
Bragg Briefs
Brookhaven New Democratic Coalition
Bumper stickers
Calvary Temple
Camden County Conservative Club
Camden Defense Committee
Canadian Civil Liberties Association
Canadian Dimension Reader Service
Cancer Care, Inc.
CARE, Inc.
The Catholic Peace Fellowship
The Catholic Worker
Center for Constitutional Rights
Center for Defense Information
Center for Educational Reform
Center for Environmental Education
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (1963-1977) (3 folders)
Center for the Study of the Presidency
The Center for United Labor Action Newsletter

Box 4

Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors (1968-1989) (2 folders)
Changing Times
Charlottesville Draft Resistance
Chautauqua Institution
Children's Aid Society
Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital
Children's Medical Center
Christian Anti-Communism Crusade (1969-June 1979) (15 folders)

Box 5

Christian Anti-Communism Crusade (1980-1998) (22 folders)
Christian Appalachian Project
Christian Board of Publication
Christian Children's Fund
Christian Crusade (1-5 of 15 folders)

Box 6

Christian Crusade (6-15 of 15 folders)
Christian Record Braille Foundation
Church of Scientology of California
Church League of America
Cinema Educational Guild
Citizens for Clean Air, Inc.
Citizens for Local Democracy
Civil Liberties Defense and Education Fund
Civil Liberties Legal Defense Fund, Inc.
Clergy and Laity Concerned
Coalition of National Priorities and Military Policy
Coevolution Quarterly
Committee Against Racism
The Committee for a Free China
Committee for a Labor Party
Committee for Nuclear Responsibility
The Committee for the Schomburg Center
Committee for Traditional Indian Land and Life
Committee for Twelve
Committee of One Hundred (1970-1985) (2 folders)

Box 7

The Committee of One Million
The Committee of Responsibility, Inc. U.S.A.
Committee on Government Secrecy
Committee to Aid American War Objectors
The Committee to Boycott Nixon's Memoirs
Committee to Rebuild the National Welfare Rights
Committee to Unite America, Inc.
Common Cause (2 folders)
Community of Friends
Community Service Society
Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
The Conservative Society of America
Consumers Cooperative Society
The Continental Walk
Cornell Fund Board
Council for a Livable World
Council for Christian Social Action, United Church of Christ
The Cousteau Society
Crazy Horse Movement
Dakota Indian Foundation
David Livingstone Foundation
Delaware County Voice
Democratic National Committee (1971-1980) (2 folders)
Democratic Party, National Convention, New York, 1976 (2 folders)
Democratic Socialist Organizing Committee
Detroit Institute of Arts
Disabled American Veterans
Divine Light Mission
Draft Resistance
Earth Times
Ecology Action East
Education and Training for Cooperatives
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1970
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1971
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1973
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1975
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1976
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1977
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1979
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1980
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1981
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1983
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1985
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1986
Elections, Brookhaven, NY, 1991
Elections, Kings County, NY, 1966
Elections, Manhattan, NY, 1918
Elections, Nassau County, NY, 1973
Elections, Nassau County, NY, 1977
Elections, Nassau County, NY, 1984
Elections, New York State, NY, 1970
Elections, New York State, 1972
Elections, New York State, 1973

Box 8

Elections, New York State, 1974
Elections, New York State, 1975
Elections, New York State, 1976
Elections, New York State, 1977
Elections, New York State, 1978
Elections, New York State, 1979
Elections, New York State, 1980
Elections, New York State, 1981
Elections, New York State, 1982
Elections, New York State, 1983
Elections, New York State, 1984
Elections, New York State, 1986
Elections, New York State, 1988
Elections, Queens County, NY, 1966
Elections, Smithtown, NY, 1975
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1971
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1972
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1973
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1975
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1976
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1977
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1979
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1980
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1981
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1982
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1983
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1985
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1986
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1987
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1988
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1989
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1991
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1992
Elections, Suffolk County, NY, 1993
Elections, United States, 1968
Elections, United States, 1970
Elections, United States, 1972 (2 folders)

Box 9

Elections, United States, 1973
Elections, United States, 1974
Elections, United States, 1975
Elections, United States, 1976
Elections, United States, 1977
Elections, United States, 1978
Elections, United States, 1980
Elections, United States, 1982
Elections, United States, 1984
Elections, United States, 1986
Elections, United States, 1988
Elections, United States, 1992
Embassy Newsreel Theatre
Emergency Peace Campaign
Emergency Relief Funds
Entayant, Ltd.
Environmental Action
Environmental Action, SUNY Stony Brook
Environmental Protection League
Environmental Quality Magazine
Environmental Resources
Environmental Teach-In, Inc.
ERAmerica (Equal Rights Amendment)
Esalen Institute
Fair Play for Cuba Committee
Federacion Universitaria Socialista Puertorriquena
Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies
The Fellowship of Reconciliation
The Fillmore East
Fortune Society
Forum for Contemporary History
Foster Parents Plan, Inc.
Free for All
Friends Coordinating Committee on Peace
Friends of Animals, Inc.
Friends of Soledad
Friends of the Earth
Friends of the FBI
Fund for a Democratic Majority
The Fund for Animals
The Fund for Education in World Order, Inc.
Fund for Human Rights
Fund for New Priorities in America
Fund for Peace
Fund to Reconstruct NWRO (National Welfare Rights Organization)
G.I. Civil Liberties Defense Committee
Good Times and Action World
Gray Panthers
The Green Revolution
Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Gus Hall, Benjamin J. Davis Defense Committee
The Harrisburg Defense Committee
Health Committee Against Racism
Help Hospitalized Veterans
The Herald of Freedom
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater
Human Resources Center
Humbard Christian Report
The Hunger Project
Ian Purdie & Jake Prescott Defense Group

Box 10

Indian Missions
Indochina Peace Campaign
Infant Formula Action Coalition
Institute for International Order
Institute for Non-Violent Social Change
Institute for Special Research
Inter-American Association for Democracy & Freedom
Internal Revenue Service
International Independence Institute
International Platform Association
International Rescue Committee
International Society for Krishna Consciousness
International Toastmistress Club
International Union of Students
I.S. : International Socialist
Jewish Organizations
Jewish Peace Fellowship
Johnny Appleseed Patriotic Publications
Juan Farinas Defense Committee
Justice for All
Kent Legal Defense Fund
Koinonia Products
Labor Publications
The Labor Committee of NY
Lama Foundation
Law Students Civil Rights Research Council
Lawyers Committee on American Policy Toward Vietnam
Laymen's Commission of the American Council of Christian Churches
League of Conservative Voters
The Legal Aid Society
Librarians for Peace
Lindisfarne Association
The Linus Pauling Institute of Science and Medicine
Long Island Peace Council
Long Island Resistance
Lubavitch Youth Organization
March of Dimes
Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Non-Violent Social Change
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Center
Medgar Evers Fund, Inc.
Medical Aid for Indochina
Meharry Medical College Fund
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
The Mental Health Law Project
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Militant Action Caucus
Mobil Oil Corporation
Monthly Review Press
Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne
Morality in Media, Inc.
Morris Cerulo World Evanglism
Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD)
Mount Bayou Community Hospital
Moynihan, Daniel Patrick

Box 11

Nashville Bible House
National Abortion Rights Action League
The National Anti-Vivisection Society
A National Assembly for Democratic Rights
National Association for Irish Freedom
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Legal Defense Fund (1969-1984) (2 folders)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Smithtown Branch
National Audubon Society
National Caucus of Labor Committees
National Coalition Against Censorship
National Coalition to Ban Handguns
National Coalition to Save the Oklawaha
National Committee Against Discrimination in Housing, Inc. (NCDH)
The National Committee for an Effective Congress
National Committee on the Presidency
National Council for a World Peace Tax Fund
National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
National Council to Repeal the Draft
The National Decency Reporter
National Education Association
National Education Program
National Foundation, March of Dimes
National Indian Youth Council
National Lawyers Guild
National Parks and Conservation Association
National Peace Academy Campaign
National Peace Action Coalition
National Police Officers Association
National Putnam Letters Committee
National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation
National School Boards Association
National Sharecroppers Fund
National Socialist White People's Party
National Society of Literature and the Arts
National Urban League, Inc.
National Wildlife Foundation
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.
The Nature Conservancy (2 folders)
New America
New Directions
New England Free Press
New Mobilization Cambodian Crisis Coalition
New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam
New Outlook
New Populist Action

Box 12

New University Conference
New World Communications
New York Catholic Peace Fellowship
New York Citizen Lobby, Inc.
New York Civil Liberties Union (1969-1974)
New York Civil Liberties Union (1974-1978)
New York Civil Liberties Union (mass mailings)
New York Civil Liberties Union, Suffolk County Chapter
The New York Institute for the Education of the Blind
New York Mobilization for Survival
New York Peace Action Council
New York School for Marxist Studies
New York State, Citizens Committee for the Public Schools, Inc.
New York State, Department of Transportation
New York State, Office for the Aging
News and Letters
Newsletter of the Democratic Left
Nonprofit Housing Center, Inc.
North American Congress on Latin America
Office of the Individuals Against the Crime of Silence
Omni Publications
Open City
Open Space
Orange County, NY, Politics
Our Generation
Oxfam-America, Inc.
Pacifica Radio
Pallottine Missionaries
Pathfinder Press, Inc.
Patriot Party
Peace Action Council, Los Angeles, CA
Peace Movement
Pearl S. Buck Foundation
Pentagon Papers Fund, Inc.
People Against Racism
People for the American Way
Peoples Action Union
People's Bicentennial Commission
People's Coalition for Peace and Justice
Performing Arts Social Society, Inc.
Phoenix House
Picking Up the Pieces
Planetary Citizens Registry
Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood of East Suffolk

Box 13

Planned Parenthood, World Population
Princeton University Student Committee on Mental Health
Prisoners of War, Vietnam
The Progressive
Progressive Labor Party
Project Hope
Public Citizen, Inc.
Push to Excel
Radical America
Radical Education Project (see also Collection 124)
Radical Historians Caucus
Radio of Free Asia
The Rainbow Bridge
The Raja Yoga Messenger
Reagan, Ronald
Regional Plan Association
Religions and the Draft
Religious Publishing
Renaissance Pleasure Faire
Research Foundation for Jewish Immigration, Inc.
Revolting News
Revolutionary Communist Youth
Revolutionary Marxist Caucus
Richard Cotten's Conservative Viewpoint
Ripon Society
The Rockefeller Foundation
Rogers, Walter
Roosevelt Revolution
Rural Advancement Fund
S.P.G. Medical Missions Fund
Safe Return
Saint Labre Indian School
Salesian Missions
The Salvation Army
SANE: A Citizens Organization for a Sane World (1969-1975) (4 folders)
San Francisco Bay Guardian
Save San Francisco Bay Association
Save the Children Federation
Save-the-Redwoods League
Scenic Shoreline Preservation Conference, Inc.
Scholarship, Education and Defense Fund for Racial Equality, Inc.
Seattle Indian Center
Seattle King County Economic Development Council
Selective Service System ("Special form for Conscientious Objector")
Sex Information and Education Council of the USA
Share, Inc.
The Short Times
Sierra Club (1970-1971) (1 of 2 folders)

Box 14

Sierra Club (1972-1973) (2 of 2 folders)
The Sierra Club, Atlantic Chapter
Socialist Forum
Socialist Party (U.S.)
Socialist Revolution
Society for a New Consciousness
Solar Age
Solar Lobby
Southern California Counseling Center
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1970-1984 (2 folders)
Southern Conference Educational Fund
Southern Poverty Law Center (1972-1974)
Southern Poverty Law Center (1975-1977)
Southern Poverty Law Center (1980-1984)
Southern Student Organizing Committee
Southwest Council of La Raza
Southwest Indian Foundation
Southwest Research and Information Center Staff
Spanish Refugee Aid
Spartacist League
Spiritual Community
Sponsors of Open Housing Investment (SOHI)
Steelworkers Fight Back
Students for a Democratic Society
Suffolk County Coalition to End the War in Vietnam
Summerhill Society
Summerhill Society of Southern California
Supporters of the Resistance
Times Change Press
Transcendental Meditation
Transport a Child Foundation
Twin Circle Publishing Co., Inc.
UUA Annual Fund
Unification Church
Union for Radical Political Economics (URPE)
Union of Concerned Scientists
Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, Inc.
United Farm Workers of America, AFL-CIO
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee, AFL-CIO
United Front Press
United May Day Demonstration, May 1, 1935
United Nations Association of the United States of America
United Negro College Fund, Inc.
United States, Committee for Refugees
United States, Committee for UNICEF
United States, Committee to Aid the N.L.F.- S.V.N.
United States, Department of Health, Education and Welfare
United States, Department of the Army
United States, Department of the Navy
United States, National Student Association
United States, Saving Bonds
United States, Servicemen's Fund
Universities National Anti-War Fund
University of Science and Philosophy
Veterans for Peace in Vietnam
Vietnam Peace Parade Committee

Box 15

Vietnam Veterans Against the War
Vocations for Social Change
Voice of Americanism
The Voice of Deliverance
Voices in Vital America
Volunteers of America
Voter Education Project, Inc.
WNET (Channel 13, public television, NY)
War/Peace Report
War Tax Resistance
West Africa Emergency Relief
The Wilderness Society
Wives Self Help Foundation
Women for Legislative Action, West Los Angeles Chapter, CA
Women of Moral Behavior
Women Strike for Peace, Los Angeles, CA (1968-1975) (3 folders)
Workers League
Workman Publishing Co.
Workshop in Nonviolence
World Federalists USA, Inc.
World Future Society
World Literature Crusade
World Rehabilitation Fund, Inc.
World Wildlife Fund
World Without War Council
Wounded Knee Information and Defense Fund
Young Americans for Freedom
Young People's Socialist League
Young Socialist
Youth Committee for Peace and Democracy in the Middle East
Youth Institute for Peace in the Middle East
Zero Population Growth, Inc.

Box 16 (Oversized)

Brother: A Forum of Men Against Sexism (1974-1975)