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Guide to the Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Civil Rights Serials TAM.771

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
10th Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-2630
tamiment.wagner@nyu.edu


Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Megan O'Shea and Alexa Logush

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on March 14, 2019
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Molly A. Cross to incorporate material omitted during initial processing of the collection  , March 2019

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
Creator: American Civil Liberties Union
Title: Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Civil Rights Serials
Dates [inclusive]: 1923-2003
Dates [bulk]: 1960-1979
Abstract: The Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives Collection of Civil Rights Serials contains over 240 titles on civil rights and civil liberties in the United States (US) and Europe in the 20th century. The collection dates between 1923 and 2010, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1960s through the 1970s. Topics include the civil rights movement in the US in the 1960s, issues surrounding civil liberties for racial and religious minorities in the US and Europe in the mid to late 20th century, and the work of the American Civil Liberties Union in these areas.
Quantity: 7 Linear Feet in 10 manuscript boxes and 11 flat boxes
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English, with some publications in Spanish, French, and Polish.
Call Phrase: TAM.771
Sponsor: The arrangement, description, and encoding of this collection has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.