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Reminiscences of Tom Lewis : oral history, 1986.

Creator: Lewis, Tom, 1940-
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 74 leaves. Tape 3 cassettes.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Artist, peace activist.

Scope and Contents

Catholic upbringing; early interest in art; military service; experiences in Europe, 1960; involvement with civil rights movement and Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)in Baltimore; concern over Vietnam conflict and personal involvement; relationship with Philip Berrigan; protests involving destruction of draft records; trial and imprisonment; interactions of art, religion, and morality.


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1986. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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