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AIUSA Membership Mobilization Department Records, 1983-1997, bulk 1985-1995

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection documents the activities of the AIUSA Membership Mobilization Department, an office in Chicago, IL, charged with growing AIUSA's membership base, training members and volunteers, and working with donors.

At a Glance

Call No.: HR#0001.13
Bib ID 8634152 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Amnesty International USA
Title AIUSA Membership Mobilization Department Records, 1983-1997, bulk 1985-1995
Physical Description 5.42 linear feet (5 record cartons, 1 document box)
Language(s) English , Spanish; Castilian .
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 five series.

Description

Summary

The collection consists of documents created or collected by the Membership Mobilization Department in office in Chicago, Illinois. A significant portion relates to the planning of the Annual General Meeting, the Committee on International Development, cultural diversification training, other training sessions, and the International Council Meeting (ICM). Material includes memos, correspondence, reports, printed emails, clippings, and floppy disks.

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); AIUSA Membership Mobilization Department Records, 1983-1997; 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 the Membership Mobilization Department to the University of Colorado Boulder in October 1996 and July 1997 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

This collection was processed by Harvey N. Gardiner at the University of Colorado Boulder in July 1997. Additional processing by Carolyn Smith in March 2011. Finding aid written 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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Amnesty International Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Amnesty International USA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Capital punishment Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Congresses and conventions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fund raising Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Human rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Meetings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Membership campaigns Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Non-governmental organizations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Refugees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women's rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

This collection documents the activities of the AIUSA Membership Mobilization Department, an office in Chicago, IL, charged with growing AIUSA's membership base, training members and volunteers, and working with donors.