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At a Glance
The papers are organized into three series.
Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, drafts, notes, case files, manuals, and policy materials.
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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Amnesty International of the USA, Inc. Rena Margulis Papers, 1973-2000; Box and Folder; Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.y.
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
This collection was processed by Carolyn Smith, archivist, and Rachel Dunphy, Barnard '16 in October 2014. Finding aid written by Carolyn Smith in August, 2018.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Rena Margulis was a member of the Board of Directors from 1995-1998 and worked on the creation of the AIUSA Casework Manual. The papers include material on board meetings, the creation of a Casework Manual, membership, and local groups.