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Series V: Pamphlets, circa 1935-1967
Series VI: Miscellaneous Publications
Series VIII: Subject Files
Subseries VIII: 1 - Settlement Work, 1923-1930
Subseries VIII: 2 - Labor Movement, undated
Subseries VIII: 3: Birth Control, 1929-1970s
Subseries VIII: 4: Abortion Reform, undated
Subseries VIII: 5: "Subversive"-The McCarthy Era, 1938-1960, undated
Subseries VIII: 6: Radio Experience, undated
Subseries VIII: 7: Experience In Indian Affairs, 1954, 1974, undated
Subseries VIII: 8: Study On Medicine, 1962-1972
Subseries VIII: 9: Work Camps for America, 1940-1941, undated
Subseries VIII: 10: Encampment for Citizenship, 1940-1969
Subseries VIII:11 New York City Police/Civilian Complaint Review Board, 1966
Subseries VIII:12 -Personalities -As I Remember Them, undated
At a Glance
Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.
Correspondence, speeches, memoranda, minutes, and publications, including radio talks and platform addresses given at the Society, the papers of several housing committees on which Black served, and autobiographical subject files compiled by Black and documenting his participation in many organizations and social causes.
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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); Algernon D. Black Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of Algernon D. Black, 1974, 1976, 1979 & 1981.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Black, Algernon D. Accession number--M74.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/05/89.
2009-06-26 File created.
2012-01-19 EAD created by PTL
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Writer, lecturer, and leader of the New York Society for Ethical Culture. A.D. Black died in 1993.