Black History collection, 1869-1983
- TitleBlack History collection MSBlaH68
- PublisherSpecial Collections
- RepositorySpecial Collections
- Physical Description0.5 Linear feet
- AbstractThis collection was assembled from various small manuscript items donated to the UIC Library Special Collections department starting in 1968.
- OriginationVarious donors.
This collection offers a variety of materials pertaining to African American experiences, mostly from 20th century black freedom movement groups, including the Civil Rights Movement, Black Panthers, SNCC, black cultural figures, and other Chicago-based activists. Materials include periodicals, audio reels, letters, transcripts, brochures, and clippings.
Black History collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago