Africana Studies Program Records
Scope and Contents
The collection includes fliers, catalogs, and other material created by the Africana Studies Program at the College of William and Mary. The collection also contains records concerning the Black Studies Program, from which Africana Studies grew out of.
- Creation: 1997-2014
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Conditions Governing Access:
The collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Conditions Governing Use:
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
The Africana Studies Program was created in 2009 out of the Black Studies Program major and the Africana Studies minor.
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A portion of this collection was previously part of the University Archives Publications Collection.
Acc. 2014.104 was collected by Special Collections staff on 9/5/2014.
Fall 2014 Africana Studies Lecture Series posters from Acc. 2014.104 were transferred to the University Archives Poster Collection on 9/10/2014.
- Guide to the Africana Studies Program Records
- Finding Aid Authors: Eileen O'Toole.
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- The collection description/finding aid is written in English