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Guide to the Stanford University, Asian American Activities Center, Records SC0487
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Description
The collection includes correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proposals, course materials, financial records, clippings, subject files, publications and other records pertaining to administrative matters of the Center, student groups sponsored by the Center, including the Asian American Students' Association, and courses in Asian American studies. Subject files pertain to Asian American mental health and the media. There are also newsletters, memoranda, and email of the Asian Staff Forum, 1986-1996.
Background
The Asian American Activities Center provides organizational advising, community service opportunities, and cultural and educational programs to the Stanford community. It began as a student-run organization in the early 1970s and was given institutional status by the Dean of Student Affairs in 1987.
Extent
29.0 Linear feet (26 boxes)
Restrictions
Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights are retained by the Institution. For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Availability
The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 48 hours in advance of intended use.