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Abraham, George and Katy papers.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 6777
  • Size: 14.3 cubic feet. Correspondence, Manuscripts, Photographs, Printed Materials, Research Material
  • Subject: African-American Studies
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Agriculture
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Subject: World War II
  • Abstract: Papers of George and Katy Abraham including notes, correspondence showing life in the military in Africa during World War II

AIDS education poster collection, 1970-2000

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 7723
  • Size: Approximately 1,149 posters, plus other printed materials (18 map case folders and 8 boxes containing posters, postcards, flyers, pamphlets, and other ephemera) Posters, flyers, pamphlets, and postcards.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Human Sexuality
  • Abstract: [no abstract defined]

Cornell divestment movement collection, 1976-1987

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 2541
  • Size: 1 cubic ft. Reports, legal documents, memos, articles, leaflets, posters, and other publications.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Social Sciences
  • Abstract: Reports; legal documents; memos; and articles, leaflets, posters, and other publications, all relating to the movement for Cornell divestment in South Africa.

Cornell divestment movement collection, 1983-1987

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 3515
  • Size: 3 cubic feet. Legal Documents, Publications, Reports
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Regional History
  • Abstract: Reports, legal documents, memos, articles, leaflets, posters, publications, and other items, all relating to the movement for Cornell divestment in South Africa.

Festival of Black Gospel records

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 3678
  • Size: 1 cubic ft Correspondence, Printed Materials, Publication
  • Subject: African-American Studies
  • Subject: Africa
  • Abstract: Correspondence, meeting minutes, programs, planning documents, and publicity concerning the Festival of Black Gospel

Hauck, Hazel Marie papers, 1924-196

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 0730
  • Size: 2.4 cubic ft Correspondence, diaries, notes, reports, pamphlets, articles, photographs, theses, and course material
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: East Asia
  • Subject: College of Human Ecology
  • Subject: Life Sciences
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Abstract: Includes correspondence with former students and Cornell administrators; her Nigerian diaries and manuscript and typescript notes and statistical reports, and pamphlets concerning nutrition and disease in Thailand, Nigeria, and elsewhere; articles by Hauck concerning her work in those countries and general problems of nutrition; photographs of Thai and Nigerian children, showing the effects of malnutrition; her M.A. and Ph.D. theses ; and notes, syllabi, reading lists, and other material relating to courses she taught at Cornell University

New York State College of Human Ecology Ghana Project records, 1961-1988.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 2703
  • Size: 1 c.f. Reports, correspondence, lists, syllabi, plans, clippings, photographs, and other materials.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: College of Human Ecology
  • Abstract: Ghana Project records, including description of the project, reports, correspondence, lists, syllabi, plans, clippings, and photographs and the work done by Professor Kathleen Rhodes.

Obichere, Boniface I. papers, 1959-1996

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 6481
  • Size: 29.9 cubic ft. Correspondence, notebooks, book manuscripts, scholarly journals, letters of recommendation, student papers, course materials, conference papers, reports, grant materials, committee papers, maps, photographs, slides, audio recordings.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Abstract: Correspondence, notes, and writings of Boniface Obichere, a UCLA professor of African history. Includes student and class papers, along with materials from various committees and organizations in which Obichere participated, particularly UCLA's African Study Center and the Journal of African Studies.

Sitzman, Glenn papers, 1940-2001

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4272
  • Size: 28.4 cubic ft. Correspondence, clippings, photographs, posters, currency
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Human Sexuality
  • Subject: Southeast Asia
  • Abstract: Correspondence, clippings, photograph albums, slides, and printed items of Glenn L. Sitzman. Also, political posters from the Philippines, ca. 1974, and currency reform posters from Nigeria, 1965, 1973.

Stoneman, Bertha papers, 1894-1945.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4230
  • Size: .4 cubic ft. Correspondence, speeches, student notebooks, thesis, photographs, and poetry.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: Women's Studies
  • Abstract: Correspondence, speeches, student notebooks, thesis, photographs, and poetry of Bertha Stoneman. Also, Huguenot College yearbooks, University of Toronto centenary programs (with a reference to Livingston Farrand), and pamphlets about South Africa.

TeWinkel, John R. papers, 1926-1991.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4380
  • Size: 1.9 cubic ft. Correspondence; notes, flashcards, and other materials related to linguistics and spelling reform; files; an autobiography and vitae; a will; news clippings; and photographs.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Subject: East Asia
  • Subject: Human Sexuality
  • Subject: World War II
  • Abstract: Papers of John R. TeWinkel, a Cornell graduate who lived in China, Morocco, Greece, Nigeria, and the United States.

Wood, Frank T. papers,1930-1993.

  • Repository: Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
  • Collection Number: 4865
  • Size: 3.4 cubic ft. Correspondence, photographs, topical files, and other material.
  • Subject: Africa
  • Abstract: Correspondence, photographs, topical files, and other material of a Syracuse, New York social welfare leader; also includes family papers and photographs.