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John Hennessey Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-1081
The papers of John W. Hennessey, Jr. contain articles and testimony relating to the South African divestment movement at Dartmouth College, reports on policy study and budget priorities, conference and meeting notes, correspondence, and also a two volume publication, “Report on America 1971”. Of note are papers that document a period when Dartmouth was debating whether to divest from South Africa.


  • 1965 - 1986


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


1.5 linear ft. (2 boxes)


The papers of John W. Hennessey contain articles, reports, conference notes, meeting notes, correspondence, and publications relating to his career as a professor at Dartmouth college. Also includes materials related to Hennessey's role in opposing the South African divestment movement at Dartmouth.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA