The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Black history collection
Repository: University of Illinois at Chicago. Library. Special Collections and University Archives
Collection Description (CRHP): Among other manuscript materials, this collection contains transcripts of speeches by Harold Washington and Andrew Brimmer, as well as the audio reel of an interview with Timuel Black.
Collection Description (Extant): This collection offers a variety of materials pertaining to African American experiences, mostly from 20th century black freedom movement groups, including the Civil Rights Movement, Black Panthers, SNCC, black cultural figures, and other Chicago-based activists. Materials include periodicals, audio reels, letters, transcripts, brochures, and clippings.
Existing IDs: MSBlaH68
Extent: .5 linear feet
Finding Aid URL: http://www.uic.edu/depts/lib/specialcoll/services/rjd/findingaids/MSBlaH68f.html
Related Archival Items: See the papers of the Chicago Urban League, as well as the the Bob Crawford Audio Archive.
Interviewees: Timuel Black
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
African American politicians--Illinois
Black Panther Party
Civil rights movements--Illinois
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)