The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Alabama Department of Archives and History
624 Washington Ave.
Email: [email protected]
Repository URL: http://www.archives.state.al.us/
Repository code: aar
Repository description (CRHP): The Alabama Department of Archives and History includes a few collections pertaining to the civil rights movement in Alabama as well as some larger oral history collections.
Repository description (extant): The Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH), founded in 1901, was the nation's first publicly funded, independent state archives agency. Located in Montgomery, ADAH identifies, preserves, and makes accessible records and artifacts of enduring historical value to the state and serves as the official repository for records created by state agencies. For more than a century, the department has followed its core tenets of advocating for the preservation of the state's historical resources and promoting education, specifically regarding Alabama's history.
Repository type: State Archive/Library
The Cold War experience in Alabama : oral history interviews
Alabama Community Scholars Institute interviews
Virginia Foster Durr oral history and personal reminiscences collection