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Reminiscences of Tom Lewis, 1986.

Creator: Lewis, Tom, 1940-
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 74 pages Sound recording 3 audiocassettes
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

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