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Collection Summary

ID Number: MSS 010
Title: African-American Community
Extent: 20 Folders, 2 Boxes
Span Dates: 1900's - 1980's
Language: English

Abstract:

The African-American collection contains material related to the tri-state African-American community.  The collection consists of newspaper clippings, journals, biographical information, and other items from 1903 to 1986.

Selected Search Terms:

Subjects: Evansville, Ind.; African-American history; Social life and customs; Local history; 20th century

Administrative Information:

Copyright Status: Digital Image Copyright ©2010 University of Southern Indiana Library. All Rights Reserved. Personnel, student records, and other personal information in the records are restricted. All other material is open to the public without restrictions. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Preferred Citation: African-American Community Collection. University of Southern Indiana, University Archives & Special Collections, David L. Rice Library, Evansville, Indiana

Access: Personnel and students records and other personal information in the records are restricted. All other material is open to the public without restrictions. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Inventory


Container
Folder
Year
Location
Box 1
1 - Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
1968-1974
36B-1
Box 1
2 - Robert Lee – Officer Massey Case
1903
36B-1
Box 1
3 - Stevenson, Solomon: NAACP Material
1965-1975
36B-1
Box 1
4 - Biographical Information on: Glover, W.; Stevenson, Solomon; Saucer, Irene; Thompkins, James; Ingram, Louise; Caldwell, John;  Bradley, Aurelia; Johnson, Ernest; Smallwood, Ed; Meriwether, Lee; Fields, Clifton; Tidrington, Ernest; Buckner, George; Gains, W.; Rochelle, Charles
n.d.
36B-1
Box 1
5 - Newspaper Clippings (Xerox)
1960's-1970's
36B-1
Box 1
6 - Baptist Churches
1965-1969
36B-1
Box 1
7 - Inner City Cultural Center Vanderburgh, Co. School – Mahalia by Trent Tucker
1978
36B-1
Box 1
8 - Genealogy Material
n.d.
36B-1
Box 1
9 - Miscellaneous Periodicals
1969-1976
36B-1
Box 1
10 - People’s Voice Black Panther Newsletter
1970-1971
36B-1
Box 1
11 - Evansville Housing Authority Law Suit
1953
36B-1
Box 1
12 - Porter, Alfred
1929-1964
36B-1
Box 1
13 - Newspaper Clippings
1973-1980
36B-1
Box 1
14 - Black History Radio Scripts by Taft Broadcasting Co.
1960's
36B-1
Box 1
15 - Ebony Magazine
1963
36B-1
Box 1
16 - The American Magazine
1969-1971
36B-1
Box 1
17 - Black Hoosier Heritage Fair at ISUE
1982
36B-1
Box 2
1 - Sprinkle, Dallas: History of Evansville Blacks Book Material
1970's
36B-1
Box 2
2 - Sprinkle, Dallas: History of Evansville Blacks Book Material
1970's
36B-1
Box 2
3 - American Visions Magazine
1986
36B-1