William Pickens papers
Scope and Contents
- 1875 - 1991
- Majority of material found within 1910 - 1954
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2.29 Linear Feet (6 boxes)
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization in 2014.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
Former call number: Uncat MSS 392.
- African American civil rights workers
- African American civil rights workers -- United States -- 20th Century
- African Americans -- Civil rights
- Civil rights workers -- United States
- Civil rights workers -- United States -- 20th Century
- Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
- Photographs -- United States -- 20th Century
- Pickens, William, 1881-1954
- Racism -- United States
- United States -- Race relations
- Guide to the William Pickens Papers
- In Progress
- by Alison Clemens
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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