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Hugo Keesing collection

 Collection 0102-UA

Dr. Hugo A. Keesing, a professor at the University of Maryland and a popular culture scholar, donated several items related to media coverage of the Vietnam War protests on campus as well as several memorabilia items. A preliminary inventory is available and can be found in the "Additional Description" section of this finding aid.


  • 1971-1981
  • Majority of material found within 1971-1974, 1980-1981

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open for research.


4 Items

Related Materials

Hugo Keesing and his brother have also donated a substantial collection to The Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library, titled The Keesing Collection on Popular Music and Culture

Guide to the Hugo Keesing collection
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Finding aid written in English.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742