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Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Hilary Naylor Papers, 1977-2006, bulk 1985-1997

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection documents the work of AIUSA human rights activist Hilary Naylor, especially on her efforts to abolish the death penalty in the United States. It also includes information on several other AIUSA campaigns, regional and national conferences, training, student activism, and many other topics.

At a Glance

Call No.: HR#0001.23
Bib ID 10927054 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Naylor, Hilary
Title Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Hilary Naylor Papers, 1977-2006, bulk 1985-1997
Physical Description 14 linear feet (14 record cartons)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in two series.

Description

Summary

Much of the collection concerns information on the death penalty. It also includes information on several other AIUSA campaigns, regional and national conferences, training, student activism, and many other topics. Materials include correspondence, flyers, mailings, reports, information binders, conference information, policy information, video recordings, and audiocassettes.

Using the Collection

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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. Hilary Naylor Papers, 1977-2006; Box and Folder; Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

The collection was donated to the University of Colorado Boulder in 1995 and 1997 by Hilary Naylor 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

Papers processed Carolyn Smith and Reuben Berman '14, 01-04-2014.

Subject Headings

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Amnesty International Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Amnesty International USA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Asylum, Right of Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Capital punishment Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Congresses and conventions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Conscientious objectors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Death row Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Demonstrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights in mass media Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights in motion pictures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Indigenous peoples Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lethal injection (Execution) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Medical ethics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Meetings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Membership campaigns Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Naylor, Hilary Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Prisons Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychiatric ethics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Racism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Religious discrimination Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Religious institutions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Solitary confinement Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Strategic planning Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stun guns Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women's rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Hilary Naylor, PhD, has worked with AIUSA for over 25 years. Naylor served on the Board of Directors from 1991 to 1993, as a trainer from 1988 to present, public spokesperson from 1987 to present, and as a web developer from 1996 to present. She has also been a Country Coordinator (Country Specialist) and is currently a member of AIUSA's Member Empowerment Training Program Working Group. Much of her work focused on efforts to abolish the death penalty in the United States.