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Rainforest Action Network Photographs and Objects
BANC PIC.2006.089  
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  • Conditions Governing Access
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Biographical / Historical
  • Processing Information
  • Related Materials
  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Related Materials

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Photographs and objects from the Rainforest Action Network records
    creator: Rainforest Action Network
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC.2006.089
    Physical Description: 3 linear feet (2 cartons, 2 boxes, 5 oversize folders); approximately 1500 photographs, slides, and posters
    Date (inclusive): 1987-2005
    Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.


    Future additions are expected.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    The Rainforest Action Network Records were given to The Bancroft Library by the Rainforest Action Network between 2006 and 2012.

    Biographical / Historical

    Founded in 1985 by Randy Hayes, Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is an environmental organization that campaigns for the preservation of rainforests and the rights of the indigenous peoples who live within those forests. See also: http://ran.org/who_we_are/our_mission_history/

    Processing Information

    Processed by Bancroft Library staff in 2019, supported by grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

    Related Materials

    Rainforest Action Network records (BANC MSS 2006/161)

    Scope and Contents

    Includes photographs (mostly color snapshots) of protests and other Rainforest Action Network events as well as some posters and publicity material. Also in the collection are T-shirts, a bandana, a tote bag and a cloth print freaturing logos, slogans or political messages of Rainforest Action Network.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user. For additional information about the University of California, Berkeley Library's permissions policy please see: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/about/permissions-policies

    Related Materials

    Related collection: Rainforest Action Network records, BANC MSS 2006/161 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Rainforest Action Network