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Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Jane Jerome Papers, 1974-2001, bulk 1989-1991

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains country files collected by Jane Jerome, AIUSA Area Coordinator for Mid-Peninsula, Palo Alto, CA, and a range of other materials related to refugees, women's rights, the Western Regional Conference, the Bay Area Development group, local groups, and other topics.

At a Glance

Call No.: HR#0001.26
Bib ID 10926899 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Jerome, Jane
Title Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Jane Jerome Papers, 1974-2001, bulk 1989-1991
Physical Description 8.2 linear feet (8 record cartons and 1 oversize flat box)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection is currently closed; all material restricted until further notice.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is comprised of ten series.

Description

Summary

The collection contains country files, local group information, Area Coordinators, Western Regional Office, Bay Area Development Group. Materials include reports, correspondence, conference materials, meeting minutes, educational material, policy information and guidelines, local group records, and posters.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection is currently closed; all material restricted until further notice.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Amnesty International of the USA, Inc., Jane Jerome Papers, 1974-2001; Box and Folder; Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

The papers were originally donated to the University of Colorado Boulder as part of the AIUSA collection. In 2006 the AIUSA collection was transferred to RBML.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

The papers were processed by Harvey N. Gardiner in February 1996 at the University of Colorado Boulder. Additional processing by Carolyn Smith in March 2014. Finding aid written by Carolyn Smith in June 2018.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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"ArchivedGRID"
Correspondence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
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"CUL Collections:"
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"ArchivedGRID"
Abduction Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Amnesty International Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Amnesty International USA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Asylum, Right of Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Capital punishment Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Children's rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Congresses and conventions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Demonstrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gay rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights in mass media Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Indigenous peoples Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International Women's Day Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
International relations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jerome, Jane Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Meetings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Police brutality Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political activists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political prisoners Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychological torture Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Refugees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Religious discrimination Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Strategic planning Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Torture Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women's rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Jane Jerome served as AIUSA Area Coordinator for Mid-Peninsula, Palo Alto, CA and worked with the Bay Area Development Group (BAD).