Contents and Arrangement

Center for African-American Studies History Reports, 1969-2007

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of course proposals and descriptions, proposals for a post-doctoral program, and meeting minutes and correspondence of the interdepartmental committee. The origin of the bulk of the correspondence is committee member Professor Steve Slaby. Much of it pertains to the appointment of new program chairman Cornel West in 1987-88. Also included in the collection is a report to the Rockefellar Foundation describing the Program's graduate and faculty research from 1970-1977. Also includes a compilation of Program in African American Studies Memoirs. The collection also contains past versions of the department's websites.

Collection History



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Credit this material:

Center for African-American Studies History Reports; Department of African American Studies Records, AC020, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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