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Veterans for Peace in Vietnam Collected Records


Held at: Swarthmore College Peace Collection [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore 19081-1399

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Founded by Vietnam war veterans in Chicago in 1966 to encourage veterans' presence at anti-war demonstrations; served as a coordinator and clearinghouse for anti-war actions by Vietnam veterans. Headquartered in Chicago, there was also a chapter in Philadelphia, Pa. May have been an outgrowth of the Ad Hoc Committee of Veterans for Peace in Vietnam which was based in New York, N.Y.

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of this organization.

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