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Text of a letter from the Smith College Class of 1967 to the administration of the college, protesting the appointment of Nicholas Katzenbach as the commencement speaker for the Class of 1967 in order to make a larger statement of protest about the involvement of the United States in the Vietnam War. At the time in 1967, Katzenbach was serving as the United States Under Secretary of State and as the United States Deputy Attorney General. The names of many Smith College students are listed under the letter of protest, and continue onto the back side of the document.
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[Title of the item], Record Group 80.02 Classes, Smith College Archives, Smith College, Northampton, Mass. [DOI].