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Guide to the Tuskegee Airmen Clippings MSS.3384

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

April 2011

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-04-20T11:11-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Tuskegee Airmen Clippings

Unit ID:

MSS.3384

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (4 clippings)

Dates:

2008

Abstract:

The Tuskegee Airmen Clippings collection contains four clippings from the Friday, October 10, 2008, Montgomery Advertiser, regarding the dedication of the Tuskegee Airmen National site.

Preferred Citation:

Tuskegee Airmen Clippings, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Erin Schmidt 2011

Access Restrictions:

None

Provenance

Gift of Wade Hall 2008

Biographical/Historical note

The Tuskegee Airmen, or the 99th Fighter Squadron, fought during World War II. They challenged stereotypes regarding African Americans in the military.

Scope and Contents note

The Tuskegee Airmen Clippings collection contains four clippings from the Friday, October 10, 2008, Montgomery Advertiser, regarding the dedication of the Tuskegee Airmen National site. The clippings give historical details of the Tuskegee Airmen and provide information regarding festivities taking place during the opening weekend of the National site.

Tuskegee Airmen Clippings Box SC0069 Folder 3384.01