University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Robert H. Abzug Poster Collection, 1969



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Abzug, Robert H.
Title: Abzug, Robert H., Poster Collection
Dates: 1969
Abstract: The Robert H. Abzug Poster Collection, 1969, comprises three political posters from Berkeley, California.
Accession No.: 95-293
Extent: 3 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

As of 2011, Professor Robert H. Abzug is a Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin and his main scholarly interest is in the formation of social and moral consciousness in American culture. He received his doctoral degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 1977.


Scope and Contents

The Robert H. Abzug Poster Collection, 1969 comprises three political posters from Berkeley, California, in 1969, where Abzug was a graduate student. The posters include “Berkeley Independence Day” from July 4, “Stop the Draft Week Rally” from October 16, and “Berkeley Liberation Program.”


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Abzug, Robert H. -- Archives
Subjects
Counterculture -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Social movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest Movements -- California -- Berkeley
Places
United States -- History -- 1961-1969
Berkeley (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert H. Abzug Poster Collection, 1969, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/D42a Berkeley Liberation Program, 1969
Stop the Draft Week, 1969
Berkeley Independence Day, 1969