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Box 4

 Container

Contains 32 Collections and/or Records:

Audio-Visual Recordings, 1971-2011

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5
Scope and Contents These materials include audio and visual recordings of events presented and/or sponsored by the Black Cultural Center, or pertaining to the topic of African Americans. Such events include but are not limited to: performances by the BCC’s Performing Arts Ensembles and visiting university choral groups, the Black Cultural Arts Festival, guest speaker events, lectures, and documentaries about the BCC and the African American experience at Purdue.There are several audiocassette tapes...
Dates: 1971-2011; Majority of material found within 1970s-1980s

Speaking Engagements, circa 1973-1991

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: circa 1973-1991

Performances, circa 1975-2011

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: circa 1975-2011; Majority of material found within 1970s-1980s

2nd Black Cultural Arts Festival: "Kwanza: First fruits from Africa to America", December 3, 1976

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: December 3, 1976

June Jordan and Fred Hord: Poetry reading, February 16, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 8
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 3, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: February 16, 1977

Black Voices of Inspiration 2nd Annual Spring Concert, April 11, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 10
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 4, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: This sub-group contains audio recordings for the fall and spring concerts of the Black Voices of Inspiration.
Dates: April 11, 1977

William Warfield: William Warfield in concert, April 24, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 11
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: Musical performances by William Warfield and visiting choirs, including the University of Illinois Choir, Black Diamond Choir, Morgan State University Choir, and Ebony Majestic Choir (Indiana State University). Also included is a performance given for Darlene Blackburn.
Dates: April 24, 1977

3rd Black Cultural Arts Festival: "For my people", December 2, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 19
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: December 2, 1977

Gwendolyn Brooks, Dudly Randall, and Haki Madhubuti: Poetry recital, February 16, 1978

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 3, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: February 16, 1978

Black Voices of Inspiration 3rd Annual Spring Concert, April 16, 1978

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 22
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 4, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: This sub-group contains audio recordings for the fall and spring concerts of the Black Voices of Inspiration.
Dates: April 16, 1978

4th Black Cultural Arts Festival: "Middle of the mountain", December 1, 1978

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 25
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This material includes audio-visual recordings for performances given by various groups within the Black Cultural Center's Performing Arts Ensembles, including but not limited to Black Voices of Inspiration, Jahari Dance Troupe, and New Directional Players. Also included are audio recordings of the Black Cultural Arts Festival, poetry readings, and concerts performed by various non-Purdue affiliated university and black choral groups.
Dates: December 1, 1978

Black Voices of Inspiration 4th Annual Spring Concert, April 15, 1979

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 4, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: This sub-group contains audio recordings for the fall and spring concerts of the Black Voices of Inspiration.
Dates: April 15, 1979

Black Voices of Inspiration Annual Concerts, 1977 - 1991

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 2, Sub-Group 4
Scope and Contents This sub-group contains audio recordings for the fall and spring concerts of the Black Voices of Inspiration.
Dates: 1977 - 1991

Purdue University Black Cultural Center records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection document the programs, activities, and community created by and surrounding the Purdue University Black Cultural Center (BCC) from its inception in 1969 up until the present day. It includes publications about the African American community; newspaper clippings and marketing material created by or with the subject of the BCC; photographs of the BCC, its events, students, and staff; speeches delivered by or about the BCC; correspondence between members of the BCC...
Dates: 1969 - 2022; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2000

W.K. Amoaku and Kwame Botwey: "Roots Africana", March 21, 1976

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 1
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: March 21, 1976

Barbara Reynolds: "Women in communication", April 15, 1976

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 2
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: April 15, 1976

Barbara Sizemore: "Minorities in education… is accomodation enough?", November 11, 1976

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 3
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: November 11, 1976

John Hope Franklin: "Birth of a nation: propaganda as history", March 31, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 9
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: March 31, 1977

Thomas Sowell: "Race and economics", April 28, 1977

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 21
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: April 28, 1977

Dr. James H. Cone: "A Black perspective on America: Black religion and the struggle for justice", September 15, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 14
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 22
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: September 15, 1977

Mayor Kenneth A. Gibson: "Toward eliminating the differences between rich and poor cities", October 20, 1977

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 23
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: October 20, 1977

Dr. Margaret Walker Alexander: "Images of Black women in Black American literature", October 27, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 17
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 24
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: October 27, 1977

Congressman Parren Mitchell: "Politics and business: Effects on minorities and the poor", November 3, 1977

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 18
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 25
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: November 3, 1977

Donald Bogle: "The history of Blacks in American movies from 1903 to present", October 19, 1978

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 23
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 26
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: October 19, 1978

Dr. James Anderson: "The enduring significance of institutional racism", November 1, 1978

 Item — Box: 4, Cassette: 24
Identifier: UA 176, Series 5, Sub-Series 1, Item 27
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These materials are comprised of audio cassette recordings from speaking engagements with topics relating to the African American community. Topics include the relationship between politics, religion, and the African American community; institutional racism; affirmative action; and Black history, among others. Materials include presentations by guest speakers such as Gil Scott-Heron, Maya Angelou, Muhammad Ali, and Sonia Sanchez. Also included are recordings of conferences,...
Dates: November 1, 1978