L. Patrick Mellon, Coalition for Social Responsibility, Vassar College

L. Patrick Mellon, Coalition for Social Responsibility, Vassar College

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by UN Photo by Y. Nagata
New York, New York, United States
May 9, 1978
The Special Committee Against Apartheid met to consult with student groups at U.S. universities and colleges which are engaged in campaigns for divestment from corporations involved in apartheid South Africa. Statements were made by student representatives of the South Africa Support Committee, Amherst College; People's Front for the Liberation of Southern Africa, Princeton University; Committee Against Investment in South Africa, Columbia University; Action Committee on South Africa, University of Chicago; Political Committee, Black Student Union, Hunter College; South African Catalyst Project, Stanford University; African Affairs Association, University of Connecticut; Coalition for Social Responsibility, Vassar College; Southern Africa Action Group, Wesleyan University; Anti-Apartheid Coalition, Yale University; Northeast Coalition for the Liberation of Southern Africa, Hampshire College; Atlanta University Center; Medgar Evers College; Swarthmore College; and the Department of Black Studies, City College of New York. Pictured here is L. Patrick Mellon of the Coalition for Social Responsibility, Vassar College, addressing the Special Committee.
Collection: Southern Africa Committee photo archive