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Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:New London Road/Cleveland Avenue oral histories and research materials
Date(s):2004-2006
Call No:MSS 0642
Abstract:This collection contains 22 oral history interviews providing a wealth of information on history and culture of the New London Road/Cleveland Avenue community in Newark, Delaware. These interviews, collected during[...] two oral history projects by University of Delaware Professor Bernard L. Herman and students from 2004-2006, feature members of the New London Road community and discuss various aspects of life in the predominantly African-American community. The collection contains transcripts of selected interviews created by students as well as research data, recipes, and galley proofs for the book "Food Always Brings People Together: recipes, poems, and stories from the New London Road community, Newark, Delaware," written by the University of Delaware Center for Material Culture Studies, under the direction of Professor Herman.
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Subjects:African American fraternal organizations--History--20th century | African American churches-History--20th century | African American schools-History--20th century | African American cooking--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:Chrysler Corporation Newark Assembly Plant oral history collection
Date(s):2011
Call No:MSS 0643
Abstract:This collection consists of digital audio interviews with twelve former employees of the Chrysler Assembly Plant in Newark, Delaware. These interviews were conducted by University of Delaware students in HIST[...] 667: Oral History, taught by Professor Roger Horowitz, in the Spring semester of 2011.
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Subjects:Automobile industry and trade--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Labor unions--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Plant shutdowns--Delaware--Newark--History--20th century | Industrial productivity--United States--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:Delaware Afro-Latina oral histories collection
Date(s):2009
Call No:MSS 0661
Abstract:This collection of raw and edited footage of interviews of Newark, Delaware, area Afro-Latinas was created in Spring 2009 by students in a Women's Studies course (WOMS 410) at the[...] University of Delaware. Included are Mini-DV tapes containing raw footage of the interviews and DVDs containing the edited interviews.
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Subjects:African Americans--Delaware | Blacks--Race identity--Latin America | Hispanic Americans--Delaware | Oral History--Delaware--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware. Department of Women and Gender Studies
Title:University of Delaware Women's Studies oral history collection
Date(s):2011-2013
Call No:MSS 0664
Abstract:This collection consists of oral history interviews with faculty from the University of Delaware Department of Women and Gender Studies, conducted as part of the 2011 "Women at the Center"[...] project. The interviews, mainly conducted by Professor Marie Laberge of the Women and Gender Studies Department, discuss various topics relating to the creation and development of the Women's Studies program at the University of Delaware as well as the personal experiences of each interviewee. The collection also features interviews with students from the 2012 graduating class of Women's Studies who were in Professor Laberge's Spring 2012 semester Senior Capstone class and additional interviews conducted by Professor Laberge in 2014. Each interview is accompanied by a tape log, which summarizes the topics discussed by the participants.
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Subjects:Feminism and higher education--United States--History--20th century | Feminism and higher education--United States--History--21st century | Women's studies--United States--History--20th century | Women's studies--United States--History--21st century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware. Library. Special Collections
Title:Voices of 1968 oral history collection
Date(s):2018
Call No:MSS 0858
Abstract:Voices of 1968 is an oral history collection focused on Delawareans to capture local stories of that pivotal year in American history. Interviews were conducted by Library staff, partners in[...] the Wilmington Archive Project, and other project volunteers. The topics covered in the interviews include campus politics and student activism in Delaware (particularly through the Students for Democratic Society chapter at the University of Delaware campus), reactions to Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination, the National Guard occupation of Wilmington, and political and social actions related to civil rights, the 1968 presidential campaign, resistance to America's involvement in Vietnam, and other aspects of life in Delaware.
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Subjects:Oral History--Delaware--20th century | Journalism--Delaware--History--20th century | Student movements | Wilmington (Del.)--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware. Library. Special Collections
Title:University of Delaware Library collection of websites related to printing and book arts
Date(s):2016-2017
Call No:MSS 0763
Abstract:This collection broadly documents online sources related to book arts and printing which complement and enrich existing special collections, including websites and social media sites of and for individuals and[...] organizations involved in all aspects of the book arts and printing. This collection focuses on collecting web resources related to designers, presses, and printers.
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Subjects:Artists' books | Rare books | Bookbinding | Printing | More Subjects
Creator:Delaware Academy of Science. Iron Hill Museum
Title:Iron Hill Museum oral history recordings and transcripts
Date(s):2003-2010
Call No:MSS 0587
Abstract:The Iron Hill Museum oral history collection consists of 37 interviews (recorded on 59 audio cassettes) documenting the history of the Iron Hill School #112C, which was one of the[...] African American schools built in Delaware with funds provided by Pierre S. du Pont. Additional interviews in this collection document life in the Iron Hill community and nearby Pleasant Valley, as well as education provided in a few other Delaware schools in Hockessin, Milton, and Claymont.
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Subjects:African Americans--Education--Delaware--History--20th century | Education--Newark (Del.)--History--20th century | Oral History--Delaware--Newark--20th century | Segregation in education--Delaware--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware. Library
Title:Delaware ephemera collection related to politics, policy, and government
Date(s):1970-2019
Call No:MSS 0733
Abstract:This Delaware ephemera collection is a vertical file of fliers, clippings, artifacts, and other ephemeral materials pertaining to local and federal election campaigns, environmental groups, grassroots organizations, and political groups.
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Subjects:Advertising, Political--United States | Elections | Environmentalism | Political campaigns | More Subjects