Alan C. G. Best African slide collection
Identifier: MSS 521 large
The Alan C. G. Best African slide collection consists of approximately 3,500 slides documenting the history and culture of various countries in Africa from 1960-1992. Images include maps, aereal photographs, landscapes, cityscapes, daily life, traditional clothing, Apartheid and Anti-Apartheid activities, and celebrations such as Mbabane and Shembe.
- 1960 - 1992
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Access The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact MSU Libraries Special Collections.
1.6 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
This collection maintains the original arrangement by Prof. Best and is arranged alphabetically by geographical location.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated by Professor Alan C. G. Best in 2016.
Lydia Tang processed this collection in 2017.
- Finding Aid for the Alan C. G. Best African slide collection
- Lydia Tang
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard