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Thomas M. Goldstein papers


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

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Thomas M. Goldstein received a B.A. from Haverford College in history in 1988. After receiving a law degree from Yale, he became a Partner at Perry, Krumsiek & Jack, LLP, and has had experience working in law, government and business. This experience includes practicing law as an associate in the Energy/Project Finance practice in the Washington, DC office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, serving as a legislative aide on Capitol Hill, and founding and running Group Magellan Legal Search LLC, a recruiting firm which has worked with leading law firms and corporations across the United States and overseas. He is currently serving as an advisor to megree, a social networking website that seeks to show how everyone in the world is connected. Goldstein is active in political campaigns and has organized fundraisers for numerous candidates within the federal, state and local political office. He serves on the Board of the Asian Action Fund, a Democratic political action committee. Information from: Perry, Krumsiek & Jack, LLP website, 2011

The papers include: audiotapes of interviews with Haverford students, faculty and staff; a survey of 1960s and 1970s Haverford students on their attitudes toward the Vietnam War and an analysis of the results of the survey; information relating to the college-wide trip to Congress in 1970; letters to Thomas Goldstein from a number of student activists; interviews with Russell Stetler and others; Thomas Goldstein's independent study paper on the factors which created the anti-Vietnam protest movement at Haverford College and other, related articles; resource materials, especially articles from the college newspaper, Bryn Mawr-Haverford College News.

Audiotapes are arranged alphabetically by correspondence

Gift of Thomas M. Goldstein, Haverford College class of 1988.

Gift of Thomas M. Goldstein, Haverford College class of 1988

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Apply (U.S. Title 17)

Collection Inventory

Audiotapes, note cards, published materials.
Scope and Contents

- 11 audiotapes of interviews with students, faculty and staff, including: Stephen Cary, William Davidon, Harvey Glickman, Peter Goldberger, Thomas Gowen, Roger Lane, Ariel Loewy, Robert Mortimer, Charles Perry, Robert Schwartz and George Stavis.

- Set of cards on which Goldstein kept notes

- Published materials (3 items)

Newspaper articles. 1 boxes.
Box 2
Scope and Contents

- Copies of articles from Bryn Mawr-Haverford College News, 1960s & 1970s re Vietnam War issues

- Copies of other newspaper articles, ca. 1960s, on peace issues

Physical Description

1 boxes

Surveys and all-college trip to Washington, 1970. 1 boxes.
Box 3
Scope and Contents

- 1987 survey of 1960s & 1970s Haverford College students on attitudes toward the Vietnam War, responses and results of the survey

- Materials relating to the college-wide trip to Congress in 1970 to protest the war

Physical Description

1 boxes

Goldstein study paper and related materials. 1 boxes.
Box 4
Scope and Contents

- 119-page independent study paper by Thomas Goldstein on the factors which created the anti-Vietnam protest movement at Haverford College, including information on Russell Stetler and other Haverford student activists

- Draft sections of the paper and a progress report

- 18-page article on the activist movement at Haverford College and notebook

-"Friends and Enemies of Vietnam": typescript of chapter 33 of a book in progress by Davidson et al

Physical Description

1 boxes

Letters and interviews. 1 boxes.
Box 5
Scope and Contents

- Letters primarily to Thomas Goldstein from: Aucott, Mike, 1987 Cross, David, 1987 Board of Education, Philadelphia, 1988 Davidson, James, 1988 Dinson, John, 1987 Hemmendinger, Ross, 1987 Mattick, Paul, 1987 Millstone, David, 1987 Nixon, Forrest, 1987 Stetler, Russell, 1987

Also one letter from Stephen G. Cary to Haverford News, 1967 and 2 from Goldstein to Haverford President Coleman and Haverford Student Council president, Thomas Gowen, 1987

- Thomas Goldstein interview with Haverford College student activist, Russell Stetler, 1988; interviews of "Chautauqua", a student publication, with Haverford professors

- Thomas Goldstein notes from interviews with various Haverford constituent members

- Information regarding the draft, including a 1970 Haverford Resist newsletter and bibliographies

- Vietnam: materials by and from Haverford professor Holland Hunter

- Vietnam: materials relating to the issue of war taxes

Physical Description

1 boxes

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