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Robert Smith research collection concerning Griggs v. Duke Power

 Collection
Identifier: MS0594

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of research materials compiled by Dr. Robert Samuel Smith for his 2008 book, Race, Labor, and Civil Rights: Griggs v. Duke Power and the Struggle for Equal Employment Opportunity. Materials include court documents, archival research materials, secondary works and more

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1968-1979, 2004-2005

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

With the exception of interviews missing appropriate releases, the collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The collection is the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical Note

Dr. Robert Samuel Smith is the Director at the Center for Urban Research, Teaching and Outreach at Marquette University. Previously Smith was an Associate Professor of History and Associate Vice Chancellor Global Inclusion & Engagement at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and before that an Associate Professor of Africana Studies at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet (3 document boxes)

Language

English

Overview

Collection consists of research materials compiled by Dr. Robert Samuel Smith for his 2008 book, Race, Labor, and Civil Rights: Griggs v. Duke Power and the Struggle for Equal Employment Opportunity.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Material donated by Robert S. Smith, 2007

Processing Information

Processed by Evan Faulkenbury, student employee.
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Robert Smith research collection concerning Griggs v. Duke Power
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated