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Students Against Peabody Energy Protest Collection (WUA00326), 2014-2014

Collection Overview

Title: Students Against Peabody Energy Protest Collection (WUA00326), 2014-2014

ID: WUA/07/wua00326

Creator: Students Against Peabody Energy (2014)

Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection documents the sit-in and other protests that took place in spring of 2014 organized by the Students Against Peabody Energy. The events were student-organized and opposed the involvement of Peabody Coal, specifically the CEO of Peabody Energy, Gregory Boyce, having a seat on the Washington University Board of Trustees. Materials in this collection document the student perspective, the official University statements, as well as numerous news articles recording the events in April and May 2014.

This collection includes both print materials, such as news articles, and digital files. The digital materials include captures of the student website, www.studentsagainstpeabody.org; videos and digital photographs posted online documenting the protests; and social media accounts of the Students Against Peabody Energy protests.

Administrative Information

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.)

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

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Folder 1: Articles, Press Releases, April-May 2014Add to your cart.
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