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Daniel Ellsberg lecture on Proposition 7 and movement against nuclear weapons: Distinguished Visitors Program lecture, UMass Amherst

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Title:
Daniel Ellsberg lecture on Proposition 7 and movement against nuclear weapons: Distinguished Visitors Program lecture, UMass Amherst
Description:
Invited lecture by Daniel Ellsberg, Marine Corps veteran and military analyst, former Strategic Analyst at the Rand Corporation and contributor to the development of US nuclear arms policy, later a source of the Pentagon Papers; speaking on Proposition 7 on the ballot in three Western Mass. counties calling for a US-Soviet moratorium on all nuclear weapons; speaking against both the Carter administration policies and proposed policies by Presidential candidate Ronald Reagan.
Speaker:
Ellsberg, Daniel
Sponsor:
Distinguished Visitors Program (University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Date:
October 7, 1980
Format:
Audio recordings (nonmusical)
Genre:
Audiocassettes
Lectures
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
University of Massachusetts Amherst Sound Recordings
Series:
Tapes
Subjects:
Antinuclear movement
Nuclear disarmament
Nuclear weapons
Foreign relations
Peace movements
Places:
Massachusetts
Soviet Union
Extent:
1 audio recording ; 01:20:32
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, UMass Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
murg185_2-n344-i001