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Amnesty International, NMU Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-332
This collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, program and speaker flyers, news clippings, and miscellaneous materials of the Northern Michigan University chapter of Amnesty International, an international human rights organization primarily concerned with freeing political prisoners through letter writing campaigns. The collection also contains correspondence, news clippings, notes, and petitions relating to the release of John Pierce, an NMU student jailed in Peru in 1981.

Dates

  • 1980 - 1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Amnesty International NMU Chapter records, MSS-332, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet

Separated Materials

Audio component of the collection became part of the NMU/Area Audio Collection.

General note

This collection was formerly Univ Series-053. When it became MSS-332, a new finding aid was created.
Title
Amnesty International, NMU Chapter records
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 7/29/2014: Annika Peterson

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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