Subject Vertical Files

The Subject Vertical Files Collection consists of approximately 8,500 folders containing ephemeral materials such as flyers, handbills, leaflets, and clippings on a variety of topics centered on radical history and social protest. Each folder is named with a topical descriptor, most of which take the form of a subject heading like one of the following:

  • Anarchism -- Conferences -- Michigan
  • Civil liberties -- Blacks -- Mississippi
  • Colonialism and Imperialism -- Africa
  • Labor -- International Organizations -- IWW -- Strikes -- Textile
  • Peace Corps -- Committee of Returned Volunteers (CRV) -- Vietnam
  • Spain -- Civil War -- International Brigades
  • Youth and Student Protest -- Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) -- Michigan

Click here for a searchable list from which you can request folders for use in our Reading Room.

Approximately 75% of the material in this collection is in folders with names that begin with one of the following:

  • Anarchism
  • Civil Liberties
  • Colonialism and Imperialism
  • Communism
  • Ecology
  • Labor
  • Pacifism
  • Prisons and Prisoners
  • Radical Right
  • Religion
  • Sexual Freedom
  • Socialism
  • Underground Press
  • Women
  • Youth and Student Protest

Other potentially useful search terms include Action, Against, Alliance, America, American, Amnesty, Animal, Association, Black, Campaign, Center, Commission, Committee, Conference, Convention, Federation, Free, Gay, Institute, League, Lesbian, Liberation, Movement, National, Organization, Party, Peace, Rights, Society, and Union.

Place names are represented as continents (e.g. Asia, Africa, North America), regions (e.g. Latin America, Southeast Asia, Middle East), countries (e.g. Cuba, Philippines, South Africa, Vietnam), states (e.g. Michigan), and cities (e.g. Ann Arbor, Detroit).

Page maintained by Julie Herrada
Last modified: 11/18/2013

Labadie Collection Subject Vertical Files

Folder
5 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Vietnam - 5 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Vietnam - March on Washington to End the War in Vietnam - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Wisconsin - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Women - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Work List Mailing, 1964- - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Worklists (Names and Addresses) - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) - Yale University - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Students for Social Equality - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - U.S. National Student Association - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Union of Students - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - University Christian Movement - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Wayne Greene Defense Committee - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Wisconsin - Madison - Fine, David - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Wisconsin - Wisconsin Alliance - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Wisconsin - Wisconsin Youth for Democratic Action (W.Y.D.E.) - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Youth Against War and Fascism - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Youth International Party (Yippies) - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Youth International Party (Yippies) - Hoffman, Abbie - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Youth International Party (Yippies) - Rubin, Jerry - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth and Student Protest - Youth Liberation - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Youth Conservation Corps - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Yugoslavia - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Zaire - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Zane, David - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Zinn, Howard - 1 folder(s) request this
1 Zubal, John T. - 1 folder(s) request this

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