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Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Judy Patterson Papers, 1977-1997, bulk 1989-1994

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection documents the work of AIUSA human rights activist Judy Patterson and includes information on the AIUSA Board of Directors, budget, administration, and many other topics.

At a Glance

Call No.: HR#0001.7
Bib ID 11002638 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Patterson, Judy
Title Amnesty International of the USA Inc. Judy Patterson Papers, 1977-1997, bulk 1989-1994
Physical Description 7 linear feet (7 record cartons)
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 has been arranged into seven series.

Description

Summary

Papers include board minutes, brochures, correspondence, country files, members' handbooks, newsletters, newspapers, audio tapes, and photographs. There are also materials from the Amnesty International Secretariat.

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. Judy Patterson Papers, 1977-1997; 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 by Judy Patterson to the University of Colorado Boulder in March 1995 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 in June 1995 by Harvey N. Gardiner at the University of Colorado Boulder. Additional processing by Carolyn Smith in September 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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Amnesty International Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Amnesty International USA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Capital punishment Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Congresses and conventions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Meetings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Patterson, Judy Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political activists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Prison discipline Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychiatric ethics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Refugees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Strategic planning Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Torture Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID