The collection is open for research.
Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Cornelius Moore African activist collection, MSS 170, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
Processsed by Leslie M. Behm in November, 2013.
Cornelius Moore has been involved with Africa-related issues since the early 1970s. In Philadelphia, he worked with the African Liberation Support Committee in 1974-75 and with the United People's Campaign Against Apartheid and Racism (UPCAAR) beginning in the late 1970s. Cornelius Moore is currently the Co-Director of California Newsreel, the non-profit film distributor and producer that focuses on race, African American life and history, Africa and health and society.
The collection includes documents from the Philadelphia-based group, United People's Campaign Against Apartheid and Racism (UPCAAR) from the late 1970s and 1980s. There are also political buttons from a number of organizations in Philadelphia, Oregon, Barcelona, among other locations. There are also programs from a concert at Harvard and from the American Film Festival.
Items are arranged by buttons and then papers.
Folder size varies.