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Why a Black Cultural Center?, 1971

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 4, Sub-Series 3, Item 1

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series: This series contains two documentaries about the African American experience at Purdue. The first, "Why a Black Cultural Center" (1971) investigates the reasons behind the creation of the BCC at Purdue, and provides a tour of the BCC at its original University Street location. The second documentary is "Black Purdue" (2009) and explores the African American experience at Purdue University throughout its history.

Also included in this series is an audio cassette recording of a documentary on the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King.


  • 1971

Access Information

The collection is open for research.


From the Sub-Series: 0.018 Cubic Feet (Two DVDs and one audio cassette)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 Mitch Daniels Boulevard
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States