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Guide to the Jack G. Shaheen Papers TAM.535

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Megan O'Shea and Samantha Houck

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 03, 2018
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Megan O'Shea to include material from accession number 2017.058.  , October 2017

Container List

Series IV. Subject Files, 1962-2011. 4.5 Linear Feet in five record cartons and four oversize folders 3 videocassettes (minidv)


This series is arranged in alphabetical order by topic or format of material.

Scope and Contents

This series contains subject files compiled by Shaheen on general issues related to Arab-Americans, the media, and communications. The series dates from 1962 to 2011, and includes clippings, dissertations, reports, correspondence, and notes. Shaheen's work to create the Jack G. and Bernice M. Shaheen Endowed Media Scholarship to support Arab-American students in the field of communications is documented in this series, with reports written by Shaheen on who would be supported by the scholarship. This series contains files created by Shaheen pertaining to the hijacking of the Achille Lauro, the murder of Alex Odeh, and general topics related to Arabs and Muslims, the Middle East, discrimination, and stereotypes. Dissertations related to Shaheen's areas of study are included in this series as are materials from conferences which he attended. Other material in this series includes Shaheen's curricula vitae from the 1990s, notes from members of his family and to himself, administrative material pertaining to his time at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and video recordings of interviews with three people on an unspecified topic.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 17 Folder : 9-10 Alex Odeh and Achille Lauro files
Box: 17 Folder : 11-31 (Mixed Materials [31142063139698]) Arab and Muslim general files
Box: 18 Folder : 1-12 (Mixed Materials [31142063140225])
Box: 24 Cd : 3-5 (Master cd [31142063139797])
Box: 66 Folder : 3 (Mixed Materials [31142063139920])
Box: 66 Folder : 7 (Mixed Materials [31142063139920])
Box: 66 Folder : 11 (Mixed Materials [31142063139920])
Box: 18 Folder : 13-18 Biographical materials
1967-1994, undated
Box: 18 Folder : 19-20 Conference files
Box: 18 Folder : 21-24 Discrimination files
Box: 18 Folder : 25-33 (Mixed Materials [31142063140225]) Dissertations
Box: 19 Folder : 1-19 (Mixed Materials [31142063139706])
Box: 20 Folder : 1-2 (Mixed Materials [31142063140233])
Box: 24 Video : 11-13 Interviews
Box: 20 Folder : 3-4 Jack G. and Bernice M. Shaheen Endowed Media Scholarship files
Box: 20 Folder : 5-15 Middle East general files
Box: 20 Folder : 16-29 Scholarly articles and conference presentations
Box: 20 Folder : 30-35 (Mixed Materials [31142063140233]) Stereotypes general files
Box: 21 Folder : 1-8 (Mixed Materials [31142063140217])
Box: 65 Folder : 16 (Mixed Materials [31142063139938])

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