Swarthmore College Peace Collection

Military Families Speak Out Records, 2005-2013

Collection: DG 253





Contact Information

Swarthmore College Peace Collection
500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1399 U.S.A.
Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator); URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
Military Families Speak Out
Title
Military Families Speak Out Records
Inclusive Dates
2005-2013
Call Number
DG 253

Language of Materials
Materials in English
Extent
3.5 linear eet [papers only]
Abstract
Military Families Speak Out is an organization of people opposed to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan who have family members or loved ones currently in the military, or who have served in the military since the fall of 2002. MFSO was formed by two families in November of 2002, and has contacts with military families throughout the United States, and in other countries around the world.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Military Families Speak Out, Adele Kubein, and Paula Ragovin 2013 [Acc. 2013-069]; 2014 [Acc. 2014-013; 2014-015]
Processing Information
This collection is unprocessed. This finding aid was created by Wendy Chmielewski and Eva Traubel, July 2014.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the ___________ Military Families Speak Out Records (DG 253), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright may have been transferred to the Swarthmore College Peace Collection or may have been retained by the creators/authors (or their descendants), in this collection, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Please contact the SCPC Curator for further information.

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record



Historical Background
Military Families Speak Out is an organization of people opposed to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan who have family members or loved ones currently in the military, or who have served in the military since the fall of 2002. MFSO was formed by two families in November of 2002, and has contacts with military families throughout the United States, and in other countries around the world.

Items removed:
Posters
Photographs
Memorabilia
Audio Visual items


Arrangement of Collection
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.

Archived MFSO web sites:
The Wayback Machine of the Internet Archives has archived some versions of the main MSFO web site at, from 2003 onward. These are available at: <https://web.archive.org/web/20140515000000*/http://www.militaryfamiliesspeakout.com/>




Detailed Description of the Collection

Acc. 2013-069
Acc. 2014-013
Acc. 2014-015

Files about Larry Syverson [Acc. 2013-069]
Box 1
Larry Syverson Box Contents
Branden's Letters and E-mails
Bryce's Letters and E-mails
Larry's Letters and E-mails to sons
Larry's Letters to Editor
Larry's Published Articles
Larry's Speeches
Talking Points
Press Releases
Flyers

Files About Larry Syverson [Acc. 2013-069]
Box 2

Articles for the Internet
Radio Programs
Magazines and Newsletters
Larry Referenced on the Internet
Columns and Editorials
Cards, Letters, and E-mails
Larry's Letters and E-mails
Media E-mails
Notes

Files About Larry Syverson [Acc. 2013-069]
Box 3
Newspaper Articles
MFSO Items and Communications
Photos
Miscellaneous

Files from Paula Rogovin [Acc. 2014-013]
Box 1 of 2

Pamphlets, Flyers, News Releases, Brochures, 2006-2007
Pamphlets, Flyers, News Releases, Brochures, 2008
Pamphlets, Flyers, News Releases, Brochures, 2008-2009
Pamphlets, Flyers, News Releases, Brochures, 2010-2013
Pamphlets, Flyers, News Releases, Brochures, Undated
Letters, Poems, Statements
Emails
Miscellaneous, 2005-2007
Miscellaneous, 2008-2011
Photographs, 2005-2006
Photographs, 2006-2007
Photographs, 2008
Photographs-Costs of War Through the Arts Exhibit, 2011
Photographs, Undated

Files from Paula Rogovin [Acc. 2014-013]
Box 2 of 2

Newspaper Articles, 2005-2006
Newspaper Articles, 2006
Newspaper Articles, 2006-2007
Newspaper Articles, 2006-2007 [continued]
Newspaper Articles, 2007
Newspaper Articles, 2008
Newspaper Articles, 2009
Newspaper Articles, 2009-2010
Newspaper Articles, 2011-2013
Newspaper Articles, Undated
News Articles (Online), 2006-2007
News Articles (Online), 2008
News Articles (Online, 2010-2012

Files from Adele Kubein [Acc. 2014-015]
Box 1 of 3

Welcome Letter-Organizing 'Camp Casey Springfield'
Website Pickups MichealMoore.com-E-mail MFSO from MoveOn.org
Photos from the Veterans March-Springfield protest, 2006
MFSO Midwest e-mail 2007 (February 12)-E-mail to IVAW, sign-up, 2007 (August 20)
Springfield News leader, 2008 (June 19)-Correspondence with Izzy Foreman
VFletcher-member MFSO Legislative Committee-Statement from Executive Director IVAW
Blog 2007 (March-May)
Blog 2007 (June-August)
Blog 2007 (September-December)
Blog 2008 (January-April)
Blog 2008 (June-/August)
Blog 2008 (September - December)
Blog 2009-2010


Box 2 of 3 [Acc. 2014-015]
Oppositional Identities by Lisa Leitz
MFSO
MFSO Chapter Building Kit
Censure Press Conference Packet
Speeches
Miscellaneous MFSO
Articles About MFSO

Box 3 of 3 [Acc. 2014-015]
Articles About MFSO
Articles About MFSO Members
Miscellaneous Administrative: Meetings, Minutes, Etc.
Letters to the Editor and Op-Eds
Miscellaneous MFSO
Miscellaneous from Meetings
Bradley Manning
Miscellaneous MFSO Oregon
MFSO Budgets, Board Notes, Board Retreat

Miscellaneous






This file was last updated on July 18, 2014.