Streaming Media


Part of event during Earth Week at PSU, 1970


49 minutes

Original Description

A preliminary rally and informational meeting before marching during the May 1970 campus moratorium on the Vietnam War.


In this recording of events at Portland State during the 1970 national moratorium on the Vietnam War, various speakers expressed their opposition to the war and the role of the United States. Speakers include Andries Deinum of Portland State University Film Studies, David Horowitz of the PSU Department of History, veterans, citizens, and a 14-year-old boy.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Student movments, Vietnam War -- 1961-1974

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1 track, mono


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Transcript added September 3, 2021.

PSU Library Special Collections and University Archives presents these recordings as part of the historical record. They reflect the recollections and opinions of the individual speakers and are not intended to be representative of the views of Portland State University. They may contain language, ideas, or stereotypes that are offensive to others.

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