Chicago State University Archives and Special Collections – Open House, Exhibit, Panel Discussion, Reception (Chicago Open Archives)

  • 08 Oct 2015
  • 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • 9501 S. King Dr. Chicago, IL 60628

Chicago State University Archives and Special Collections – Open House, Exhibit, Panel Discussion, Reception

Enjoy an open house (3rd floor) and a special exhibit on A. Philip Randolph and the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters (4th floor), which draws from CSU's collections and the A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum. The panel discussion will focus on The Great Migration, who the Pullman Porters and Maids were and their connection with civil rights, and human rights.

Noon - 4:30 p.m. Open House

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Panel and Q&A discussion

7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Reception

Maximum capacity: 65 visitors

No Registration Necessary

The mission of the Chicago State University Archives is to preserve and document the history of CSU, while the special collections focuses on the history, literature, politics and culture of African Americans, with an emphasis on Chicago’s South Side communities on the topics of education, health, political science, and social justice.

http://library.csu.edu/asc/archives_index.php

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