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At a Glance
Material is arranged into two series.
The Guantanamo Public Memory Project records contain original mateiral (and copies of original material) related to life and work at the United States Naval Base and Detention Center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and material documnenting the Guantanamo Public Memory Project's creation of a travelling exhibition using this mateiral.
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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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Name of Collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
2012.2013.M179: Source of acquisition--Guantanamo Public Memory Project via Julia Thomas. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--04/12/2013.
2014.2015.M007: Source of acquisition--Guantanamo Public Memory Project via Michael Jordan. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--07/18/2014.
2014.2015.M057: Source of acquisition--Guantanamo Public Memory Project via Julia Thomas. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--10/21/2014.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers processed ceh 10/28/2014.
2014-11-14 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
The Guantanamo Public Memory Project is a project that seeks to build public awareness of the long history of the US naval station at Guantanamo, Bay, Cuba, and foster dialogue on the future of this place and the policies it shapes. The project, steered by Columbia University's Institute for the Stude of Human Rights, created a travelling exhibition about Guantanamo, including primary sources, both original and copies, about different aspects of living and working at the base.