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5.6: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture, 1978-2015, and undated

 Sub-Series

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Holds correspondence,reports, meeting minutes, and various documents pertaining to Whipper's commission, committee, and Board of Trustee positions, along with her civic/social involvement. Contains the subseries: Charleston County School District (CCSD); Mayor's Advisory Committee on Human Relations; City of Charleston Department and Committees; Charleston County Bicentennial Committee; South Carolina International Women's Year; Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture; Young Women's Christian Association of Greater Charleston (YWCA); Board of Trustee Appointments; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated; Charleston Chapter of Links, Incorporated; Charleston and South Carolina Organizations; and National Association Affiliations.

Dates

  • 1978-2015, and undated

Extent

From the Collection: 80.02 linear feet (approximately 182 archival boxes; 3 oversize boxes) : includes photographs and audio visual recordings

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Holds the subseries: Avery Institute of Afro-American History and Culture, and the Avery Research Center. Contains documents pertaining to the formation of the Center, along with memorandums and meeting minutes.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture Repository

Contact:
125 Bull Street
Charleston South Carolina 29424 United States
843-953-7608