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Shawnee Community College Oral History collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Adminstrative Information

Detailed Description

Transcripts

Scrapbooks

Research Files

Audio tapes.


Shawnee Community College Oral History collection, 1870-1976 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

By David Bond

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Collection Overview

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Predominant Dates:1975-1976

ID: 1/6/MSS 362

Extent: 6.0 Boxes

Arrangement: This collection is arranged in four series: Series 1, Transcripts; Series 2, Scrapbooks; Series 3, Research Files; and Series 4, Audio tapes

Date Acquired: 00/00/2015

Subjects: Alexander County (Ill.) - History, Cairo (Ill.) - History, Illinois - History, Local, Massac County (Ill.) - History, Pulaski County (Ill.) - History, Union County (Ill.) - History

Forms of Material: Oral history

Languages: English

Abstract

The Shawnee Community College Oral History Collection consists of transcripts of interviews, reel-to-reel tapes, research files, scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, and other print materials about the southern Illinois region.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Shawnee Community College Oral History Collection, with its taped interviews, transcripts, and newspaper clippings, will be used by students, researchers, and residents who are interested in southern Illinois history and culture. Besides the individual narrative tapes recorded in 1975 and 1976, often first-person accounts of well-known events, the researcher will find additional resources in print material such as newspaper clippings, written memorabilia, and files indexing transcript and tapes by individual and subject.

Collection Historical Note

The collection covers not only individual recollections through taped interviews and transcripts, but also informs the history of several southern Illinois counties and municipalities. Particular counties include Alexander, Johnson, Massac, Pulaski, and Union, plus miscellaneous clippings, photographs, documents, atlases, and maps relating to the region in general. Family and church histories can also be found in this collection.

Subject/Index Terms

Alexander County (Ill.) - History
Cairo (Ill.) - History
Illinois - History, Local
Massac County (Ill.) - History
Pulaski County (Ill.) - History
Union County (Ill.) - History

Administrative Information

Repository: Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright.  Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection.  Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Acquisition Source: Gift from Shawnee Community College

Preferred Citation: [Item], Shawnee Community College Oral History collection, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


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This series consists of the original indexes for this oral history project.
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Item 10: Index of Oral History Tapes, by AuthorAdd to your cart.
Item 11: Index of Oral History Transcripts, by AuthorAdd to your cart.
Item 12: Index of Oral History Tapes, by SubjectAdd to your cart.
Item 13: Index of Oral History Transcripts/Miscellaneous, by SubjectAdd to your cart.

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