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Finding Aid to the American Indian Community History Center Records, 1945-1999
BANC MSS 2008/108  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: American Indian Community History Center records
    Date (inclusive): 1945-1999
    Collection Number: BANC MSS 2008/108
    Creators : American Indian Community History Center
    Extent: Number of containers: 9 cartons, 1 oversize folder. Linear feet: 11.25
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley, California, 94720-6000
    Phone: (510) 642-6481
    Fax: (510) 642-7589
    Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
    URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
    Abstract: The American Indian Community History Center records, 1945-1999, consist of Intertribal Friendship House administrative records and reports, oral history materials, consisting primarily of transcribed interviews, writings regarding Native Americans, newspaper clippings, and newsletters. The records relate to the Intertribal Friendship House as well as the American Indian community in general.
    Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
    Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

    Information for Researchers

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html .

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], American Indian Community History Center Records, BANC MSS 2008/108, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Alternate Forms Available

    There are no alternate forms of this collection.

    Related Collections

    American Indian Community History Center poster collection, ca. 1965-ca. 2005, BANC PIC 2008.010.

    Separated Material

    American Indian Community History Center pictorial archive has been transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library. American Indian Community History Center poster collection has been transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    American Indian Community History Center (Oakland, Calif.)--Archives
    Intertribal Friendship House (Oakland, Calif.)--Archives
    Indians of North America--California--San Francisco Bay Area
    Oral histories
    Newsletters

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    The American Indian Community History Center records were given to The Bancroft Library by the American Indian Community History center on August 31, 2007.

    Accruals

    Future additions are expected.

    System of Arrangement

    Arranged to the folder level.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Bancroft Library Staff in 2008.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The American Indian Community History Center records consist of Intertribal Friendship House administrative records and reports, oral history materials, consisting primarily of transcribed interviews, writings regarding Native Americans and events relating to them, newspaper clippings of various events, and newsletters many of which are unpublished. The collection records relate to the Intertribal Friendship House as well as the American Indian Community History Center.
    The collection has been divided into five series: Intertribal Friendship House Administrative History and Reports; Oral Histories - transcribed interviews; Writings Regarding Native Americans; Newspaper Clippings; and Newsletters.