Guide to the Collection of Occupy Dartmouth, 2011Manuscript MS-1204

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Guide to the Collection of Occupy Dartmouth, 2011

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1204

Collection Dates:

2011

Size of Collection:

2 boxes (1.5 linear ft)

Abstract:

Contains protest signs, leaflets, contact lists, a guest book and schedules used at the Occupy Dartmouth encampment located on the northwest corner of Wheelock and Main streets, Hanover, during the fall and winter 2011- 2012.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

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Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Contains protest signs, leaflets, contact lists, a guest book and schedules used at the Occupy Dartmouth encampment located on the northwest corner of Wheelock and Main streets during the fall and winter 2011- 2012. The Dartmouth encampment was one of many nationwide protests sites, known collectively as Occupy Wall Street, which sought to highlight the growing disparity of rich and poor in American society among other issues.

History

Occupy Dartmouth. Local group formed in response to the Occupy Wall Street movement. The group sought to highlight growing wealth disparity in the United States among other issues.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 2011-2012

Contains protest signs.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 2, Dates: 2011

Contains leaflets, contact lists, guest book and schedules related to the Occupy Dartmouth protest.

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Finding Aids