This section includes literature by African American authors, as well as nonfiction works on related subjects, and the ephemera of political and social organizations ranging from the Black Panthers to the AME Church.
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Oakland: The Commemoration Committee for the Black Panther Party, 1991. 12p., tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, evenly toned, minor handling wear. Single issue of the paper published by former Black Panthers and supporters. Cover story on Black reservists opposed to the war in Iraq.
Stockton, CA: Contemporary Afro-American Films, [c1972]. Single sheet folded to make a 3-panel brochure, 3.75 x 8.5 inches when folded, illus., very good condition. Brochure promoting the film "Saba Saba", a 1972 documentary on Tanzania and President Julius Nyerere made by African-American filmmakers George Sloan, Sam Steverson, William Sloan, and.....
New Haven, CT: New Haven Panther Defense Committee, . Newspaper. 16p. tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, paper toned and foxed, especially the front cover. Packed with articles by and about the Black Panthers, issued in the context of the trials following the killing of Alex Rackley.
Boulder, CO: CSERA, 1992. 7p., self wraps secured by folding, 8.5 x 11 inches, creased from being folded in half for mailing, address label on rear wrap with address crossed off in marker, else very good condition with flier advertising a fellowship opportunity laid in. The Center encompessed the Afroamerican.....
Boulder, CO: CSERA, 1993. 7p., self wraps secured by folding, 8.5 x 11 inches, creased from being folded in half for mailing, address label on rear wrap else very good condition. The Center encompessed the Afroamerican, American Indian, Asian American, and Chicano Studies departments at the University.
New Orleans (printed in New York): Southern Conference Educational Fund, 1948. Pamphlet. 4p., 8.75x13.75 inches, horizontal fold crease, paper toned along the fold. "This declaration was approved at a Conference on Civil Rights at Madison Hall, University of Virginia, November 20, 1948, and formally adopted the same day at Monticello.....
New Orleans (printed in New York): Southern Conference Educational Fund, 1948. Pamphlet. 4p., 8.75x13.75 inches, horizontal fold crease, otherwise very good. "This declaration was approved at a Conference on Civil Rights at Madison Hall, University of Virginia, November 20, 1948, and formally adopted the same day at Monticello, Virginia." Argues.....
Los Angeles: no publisher noted, 1978. Single 8.5x14 inch sheet handbill, fold crease at bottom otherwise very good on yellow stock with bold, black text. Other text reads -Ransacking of BSA Office, Bill Davis Controversy, Irresponsible Journalism by Daily Bruin, TA Cutbacks, Racism in Law School, Racism! with an 11-line.....
n.p. Superior Court of New Jersey; Chancery division, Hudson County, 1969. 11p., 8.5x14 inch sheets stapled together at upper left corner, very good. Civil rights organizers in Hudson County filed the lawsuit against police for tracking their activities and creating secret files; the court finds that the police activities did.....
Philadelphia: Peace and Freedom Party, . Pamphlet. Six-panel brochure with Gregory's photo on front panel, very good. Issued by the Philadelphia branch of the party, before the P&F nominating convention chose Eldridge Cleaver over him as the national candidate. Gregory still ended up running on a "Freedom and Peace Party".....
n.p. n.p., 2014. Pamphlet. 16p., photocopied zine style wraps; very good. Notes that both pieces published here were taken from antistatestl.noblogs.org, without permission but with endless love and solidarity." First-person reports on violent demonstrations after the killing of Mike Brown.
[New York]: ANA Chapter, CSAE Local 1707, AFSCME AFL/CIO, 1969. 8.5x11 inch handbill, mimeographed on green paper, lightly fold-creased else good condition. States that two months after negotiating an agreement with the ANA to hire nurses from minority communities, several of the new nurses were being terminated. Outlies the case.....