The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Civil rights movement archives collection
Repository: Queens College (New York, N.Y.). Archives
Collection Description (Extant): The Civil Rights Archive of the Queens College Special Collections and Archives collects published and unpublished works relating to civil rights activities such as personal papers, community materials, organizational records, non-print materials, and artifacts. It also conducts oral histories to supplement its collections. The archive is particularly strong in materials documenting the civil rights work by Queens College students during the early 1960s. The Civil Rights Archive is an active participant in its communities, including the students and alumni of Queens College, the larger civil rights activist community, and institutions with complementary holdings.
Access Copy Note: Digitized items are available online.
Collection URL: http://www.archives.gslis.net/
Digital Status: Partial
Finding Aid: Individual finding aids are listed on the collection website.
Rights (CRHP): Contact the repository which holds the collection for information on rights
Civil rights workers
Mississippi Freedom Project
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)