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Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 957

Scope and Contents

The records consist of correspondence, reports, minutes and agendas, programs, newsletters, news clippings, photographs and digital images, oral histories, exhibit records, and posters documenting the activities and programs of the Afro-American Cultural Center and African-Americans at Yale.

Dates

  • 1960-2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Access to this collection requires permission of the Director of the Afro-American Cultural Center. Additional restrictions may apply in certain accessions. See Collection Contents for details.

Some records in this finding aid have been redacted, as they include student names, donor names, and other restricted data. These records will not appear in the published finding aid.

Conditions Governing Use

Original audiovisual materials may not be played. Researches must consult use copies. If a use copy does not exist for a particular item researchers should consult with a reference archivist for policies and procedures governing the creation of duplicating masters and use copies.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by accession.

Extent

27.27 Linear Feet (57 boxes)

43212.8 Megabytes

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0957

Overview

The records consist of correspondence, reports, minutes and agendas, programs, newsletters, news clippings, photographs and digital images, oral histories, exhibit records, and posters documenting the activities and programs of the Afro-American Cultural Center and African-Americans at Yale.

Biographical / Historical

The Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale (originally called Afro-America Cultural Center) was established in 1968 in response to concerns raised by the Black Student Alliance at Yale [BSAY).

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 37 (YRG 37), Records of associations, institutes, centers, and organizations affiliated with Yale University.
Title
Guide to the Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale Records
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Date
July 2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours