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Formal title:
Bernard LaFayette Oral History Project
Extent:
1 box
Date range:
2003-2006
Abstract:
Contains video recordings and transcripts of an oral history given by Bernard LaFayette. The interviews were conducted by Prof. James Findlay at the University of Rhode Island over the course of ten recording sessions from 2002-2003.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 123
Formal title:
Burt/Bock family papers
Extent:
7 linear feet
Date range:
1831-1996
Abstract:
These papers focus on the life of Henry Burt, a noted settlement house worker who moved to Rhode Island in 1922 and continued his work for the greater good. The collection contains some of Burt's settlement house photographs, scrapbooks, and information pertaining to the Beecher Bible and Rifle Colony.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 46
Formal title:
Fayerweather Family Papers, 1836-1962
Extent:
1.25 linear feet
Date range:
1836-1962
Abstract:
The Fayerweather family, descendants of slaves, served the village of Kingston and the surrounding countryside as blacksmiths throughout the nineteenth century. Most famous in the family is Sarah Ann Harris Fayerweather whose attendance at Prudence Crandall's school for girls caused tension over school intergration in Connecticut. The records contain papers and memorabilia from several generations of the Fayerweather family.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 121
Formal title:
Florence Hope Luscomb Oral History
Extent:
1 box(es)
Date range:
1972-1973
Abstract:
The collection consists of tapes and transcripts of interviews with social and political activist Florence Luscomb from 1972 through 1973.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 82
Formal title:
Hera Gallery Oral History Project
Extent:
2 box(es)
Date range:
1988
Abstract:
The collection consists of taped interviews with twenty women who were either founding members of the Hera Gallery or who became involved with the gallery in later years. The collection also includes an interview with Robert Rohm, an art professor from the Art Department of the University of Rhode Island and Roy Poulsen, an University of Rhode Island economics professor and owner of the Hera gallery building from the early 1970s up to the time of his death in 2006.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 64
Formal title:
Life Story Theater Oral History Project
Extent:
2 box(es)
Date range:
1987-1988
Abstract:
This collection consists of audiocassette tapes, transcipts, and other materials relating to the Life Story Theatre, a project to uncover the life stories of a number of older Hipanic citizens of Providence, Rhode Island.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 66
Formal title:
Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection
Extent:
16 box(es)
Date range:
1703-2004
Abstract:
The Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, letters, postcards, ledger books, ephemera, and artifacts the majority of which relate to Rhode Island subjects.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 20
Formal title:
Rhode Island Black Heritage Society Oral History Tapes
Extent:
1 box(es)
Date range:
1982
Abstract:
This collection consists of 9 cassette tapes of oral history interviews conducted by Kathleen Hauke for the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society. No transcripts are available.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 174
Formal title:
Rhode Island Partnership for Research on Women and Gender
Extent:
3 box(es)
Date range:
1994-2003
Abstract:
The Rhode Island Partnership for Research on Women and Gender was born out of the creative energy of a group of faculty, graduate students, alumni, and community members dedicated to the issues of gender. The Partnership was established in 1994-1995 as a campus-community collaborative of individuals from the public and private sectors, organizations, and institutions of higher education who were engaged in feminist research, scholarship, creative activities, instruction and service.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection call no:
Rec. Gr. 176
Formal title:
Rhode Island Working Women Oral History
Extent:
4 box(es)
Date range:
1981-1983
Abstract:
The collection consists of interviews with female clerical workers of the state of Rhode Island. The interviews were conducted as part of the University of Rhode Island Oral History Project and cover careers from the 1930s through the 1970s.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 52

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