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Black Studies Department Records (WUA00334), 1973-1997

Collection Overview

Title: Black Studies Department Records (WUA00334), 1973-1997

ID: WUA/01/wua00334

Creator: Black Studies Department - Washington University in St. Louis

Extent: 1.0 Linear Feet

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Black Studies Department Records documents the development of Black Studies Program at Washington University based on one of the principal demands presents in the Black Manifesto position paper issued by the Association of Black Students in 1968. Includes are reviews and progress reports of the Black Studies Program, black student guides, honors and awards information for black students and alumni, chancellor’s roundtables on African-American recruitment, publications, etc.

Administrative Information

Accruals: Accruals are interfiled within the collection.

Access Restrictions: Open

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Acquisition Source: This material was donated to the University Archives.

Acquisition Method: Accession numbers WUA2015-099 and WUA2016-005.

Separated Materials:

A Critical Review of Black Studies Programs by Alan King Colon, 1980

Racism: A Psychopathology of America by Robert L. Williams and Jack A. Kirkland, 1974

Telecommunications Technology and the Socialization of Black Americans: Issues, Concerns, and Possibilities by Robert C. Johnson III, 1974

Related Materials: See also WUA00049 Black Manifesto Collection

Preferred Citation: [Item description]. From the [collection title, series, box, folder]. University Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

Processing Information: Processed by Sarah Schnuriger in December 2017.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid created by Sarah Schnuriger in December 2017.


Box and Folder Listing

Folder 1: Association of Black Faculty, Administrators, and Staff Organizational Structure - Draft, UndatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Black Graduate Luncheon (W.U. Programs), 1981-1995Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information
Folder 3-4: Black Honors and Awards, 1984-1995Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Black Senior Alliance Graduation Ceremonies, 1997Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information
Folder 6: Black Student Guide, circa 1973-1975Add to your cart.
photocopy
Folder 7: Black Studies Newsletter, Fall 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Black Studies Slide Presentation created and arranged by Wanda Briscoe, 1978Add to your cart.
Created for the Black Studies Program to be used for Recruitment Purposes
Folder 9: Black Talk, International Relationships, 1977: SeptemberAdd to your cart.
2 copies
Folder 10: Chancellor's Roundtable on African-American Recruitment (W.U. Programs), 1994-1995Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information
Folder 11: Chancellor's Roundtable on African-American Recruitment (W.U. Programs), 1996-1997Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information
Folder 12: Comments at Meeting of Chancellor and University Wide Ad Hoc Committee by Samuel A. Hay, UndatedAdd to your cart.
2 copies
Folder 13: A Critical Review of Black Studies Programs by Alan King Colon, 1980Add to your cart.
Located in Archives Reference E184.7 C65 1980
Folder 14: Dimension - Black Guide, 1994-1997Add to your cart.
Includes two issues of Dimensions. See folder for additional issues. Also includes Black Alumni Council information.
Folder 15: Dimensions: Black Students at Washington University, UndatedAdd to your cart.
7 issues
Folder 16: Manifesting the Black Manifesto: Using Yesterday's Vision to Achieve Today's Goals (Association of Black Students 1997-1998 Action Proposal), 1998: March 15Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Manifesto of Black Concerns and Issues: An Agenda for Future Action, 1978: MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Minority Recruitment Planning Calendar - Draft, 1994Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information
Folder 19: Past and Current Chronology of Ad-Hoc Committee on Black Concerns Events, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Progress Report of Recommendations in Response to Manifesto of Black Concerns and Issues: An Agenda for Future Action, 1979: April 16Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Racism: A Psychopathology of America by Robert L. Williams and Jack A. Kirkland, 1974Add to your cart.
2 copies. One copy located in Archives Reference E185.625 W55 1974
Folder 22: Remarks Prepared for the Forum on the Departmentalization of Black Students Sponsored by the Association of Black Students by Dr. Robert C. Johnson, 1979: November 2Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Response to Manifesto of Black Concerns and Issues: An Agenda for Future Action, 1978: September 1Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Review of the Black Studies Program 1969-1979, 1979: MarchAdd to your cart.
2 copies, bound
Folder 25-26: Review of the Black Studies Program 1969-1979, 1979: MarchAdd to your cart.
2 copies, unbound
Folder 27: Telecommunications Technology and the Socialization of Black Americans: Issues, Concerns, and Possibilities by Robert C. Johnson III, 1974Add to your cart.
Located in Archives Reference LC2778 T44 J63 1974
Folder 28-31: W.E.B. DuBois Honors and Awards, circa 1983-1995Add to your cart.
Folder 32: William L. Clay Scholarship Research Foundation, 1996Add to your cart.
Also includes Black Alumni Council information