Robert Smith research collection concerning Griggs v. Duke Power
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
- Majority of material found within 1968-1979, 2004-2005
- Smith, Robert Samuel, 1969- (Person)
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.
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.
1.25 Linear Feet (3 document boxes)
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.
The collection is arranged into the following three series: Materials from archival repositories, Court materials and Interviews (Restricted). There are also a few files that do not belong to any series.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material donated by Robert S. Smith, 2007
Processed by Evan Faulkenbury, student employee.
- Robert Smith research collection concerning Griggs v. Duke Power
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