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The Resource American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection

American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection

Label
American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection, 1962-1963
Title
American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection
Inclusive dates
1962-1963
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains the records of the American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority (ANECA). Included are newsletters, flyers, programs, press releases, church bulletins, and clippings relating to the Authority's work and the Emancipation Proclamation Luncheon in Indianapolis, Indiana in December of 1962, and the Century of Negro Progress Exposition in Indianapolis during October, 1963. The clippings also contain articles on African American civil rights and related events. Also included are speeches by Indiana University President Elvis Stahr, Jr., and a scrapbook on the Authority's activities kept by state chairman Willard B. Ransom
Biographical or historical data
The American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority (ANECA) was organized in Chicago, Illinois to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. ANECA held "A Century of Negro Progress" Exposition in Chicago during October 25-27, 1963. The Indiana Division of ANECA formed to promote the centennial's commemoration within the state, in accordance with the national movement. ANECA was endorsed by Indiana Governor Mathew E. Welsh and Mayor Albert F. Losche of Indianapolis. Sources:Items in the collection."Thumnail Sketch of Program and Progress of American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority (ANECA), Indiana Division." Delaware County Human Relations Council Records (MSS 109), Ball State University, Muncie, IN. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://www.bsu.edu/libraries/archives/findingaids/MSS109.pdf.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority
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1916-1998
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  • Ransom, Willard B.
  • Stahr, Elvis J.
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  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Slaves
  • United States
Label
American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/3070
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004/12 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid revised 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17532983
Extent
0.02 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Madame C.J. Walker Company on 1965/05/03.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924749034
  • (OCoLC)924749034
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folders
Label
American Negro Emancipation Centennial Authority, Indiana Division collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/3070
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004/12 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid revised 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17532983
Extent
0.02 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Madame C.J. Walker Company on 1965/05/03.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924749034
  • (OCoLC)924749034
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folders

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