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Bronzeville digital stories, 2000

 Collection
Identifier: 050.01.15

Thirty-one page booklet, Bronzeville Digital Stories, being a print version of interviews conducted by Illinois Institute of Technology students with nine African-Americans, current and former residents of Chicago's historically black neighborhood. In electronic form, these pages were part of a larger Web document created as the students' final report for their academic project.

Dates

  • 2000

Creator

Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 Book

Abstract

bronzeville-stories as of June 7, 2000. Prof. David Coogan served as project advisor.

Biographical Note

An IPRO focused on the redevelopment activities of the Bronzeville neighborhood adjacent to campus was offered for several semesters with each team's project building on work done by previous IPROs. The Spring 2000 IPRO involved conducting oral interviews with Bronzeville residents.

Provenance

Formerly 2000.021. Changed from 050.03.03 to 050.01.15 on 1/21/2021.

Appraisal

Significant document with history research value for its inclusion of first-person accounts. Also valuable as one of what should be a growing body of materials documenting the Bronzeville IPRO series.

Related Material

See Bronzeville vertical file

Processor

Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 6/7/2000

Part of the Paul V. Galvin Library. University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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