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Finding Aid for the collection of Underground, Alternative and Extremist Literature, 1900-1990
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Underground, Alternative and Extremist Literature,
    Date (inclusive): 1900-1990
    Collection number: 50
    Extent: 191 boxes (95.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Underground, Alternative and Extremist Literature (Collection 50). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of newspapers and other materials representing American and some British and French underground, alternative and extremist literature. Includes materials from both sides of the political spectrum, such as Black Panther Party, Christian Anti-Communism Crusade, Communist Party, Industrial Workers of the World, and United Farm Workers Organizing Committee.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Underground newspapers arranged alphabetically (Boxes 1-17).
    2. Organization materials arranged alphabetically (Boxes 18-192).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Underground press publications--United States--Archival resources.
    Underground publications.
    Propaganda.

    Related Material

    Extremist Book Collection (Collection 552)  . Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
    A Collection of Pamphlets of Extremist Movements (Collection 932)  . Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232892