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Southern Poverty Law Center, 1978-1979
Collection Description & Creator Information
The documents consist of minutes, correspondence, reports, pamphlets, notes, and briefs related to the LSCRRC. Through these materials the collection highlights the organization's growth, student protests and arrests, and activism in civil rights issues and lawsuits. The background and development of regional conferences and law school chapters is extensively documented, as well as short histories of the organization written by LSCRRC staff. The major role of the Summer Internship Program is represented by the records. The papers contains detailed individual personnel files for interns who participated in the SIP form 1984-1986 and the records of the administrative and application process throughout the duration of the program.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No materials were separated from the collection during processing in 2008 or in 2016.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Materials in Subseries 7B: Intern Personnel Files are restricted for 75 years due to the presence of sensitive personal information. All other materials in this collection are open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.
- Credit this material:
Southern Poverty Law Center; Law Students Civil Rights Research Council Records, MC070, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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