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Student Committee For Admission Of Negroes (SCAN) Collection, 1949-1950

Collection Overview

Title: Student Committee For Admission Of Negroes (SCAN) Collection, 1949-1950

ID: WUA/05/wua00051

Creator: Stix, Judith Saul

Extent: 2.0 Linear Feet

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes documents that describe SCAN activities such as panel meetings, movie viewings, speakers, recitals, rallies and parades.  The scrapbook also includes Student Life editorials along with other newspaper clippings, pictures, and some correspondence. It includes flyers for group activities and articles that show the results of a campus wide poll on the issue.  Many newspaper clippings show the campus community’s responses to SCAN’s actions.

A digital copy of this scrapbook is available here.

Administrative Information

Accruals: Accruals filed at the end.

Access Restrictions: Open.  Due to the original scrapbook’s fragile condition researchers are asked to utilize the duplicates for research.

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 Method: This material was donated by Judith Saul Stix in January, 2003.

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

Processing Information: Processed by Hadley Holm Davis, October, 2010.

Finding Aid Revision History: This finding aid was entered into Archon by Hannah Barg in June 2012.


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Background Information about CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Reference copy of SCAN Scrapbook (2 copies)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Original SCAN ScrapbookAdd to your cart.