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American Studies Association records

LC control 82048322
Type of materialArchival Manuscript/Mixed Formats (Collection)
Corporate nameAmerican Studies Association.  » More like this
Main titleAmerican Studies Association records, 1946-2005 (bulk 1965-2005).
Description123,000 items.
351 containers.
140.4 linear feet.
Organized/ArrangedArranged in 2 parts.
Part I arranged in 2 series. Series 1: Administrative File, 1946-2003; and Series 2: American Quarterly, 1950-2003.
Part II arranged in 2 series. Series 1: 2006 Addition, 1951-2005; and Series 2: 2007 Addition, 1972-1991.
Access advisoryRestrictions apply.
Biography/History noteAcademic association organized in 1951 to encourage the interdisciplinary study of American culture and history.
SummaryCorrespondence, minutes and notes of meetings, committee material, financial records, program information, and printed matter relating to the organization, the definition of American studies, and the organization's publication, the American Quarterly. Includes files concerning the Radical Caucus of the ASA and the National American Studies Faculty.
NotesCollection material in English.
Finding aidsFinding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at <>
Acquisition sourceGift, American Studies Association, the office of the American Quarterly, Arthur Dudden, Robert H. Walker, and Edward N. Waters, 1971-2009.
Gift, Allen F. Davis, 2006-2009.
Additional formatsIn part, positive photocopies and typewritten transcripts. [S.l.].
SubjectsAmerican Studies Association. Radical Caucus.  » More like this
National American Studies Faculty.  » More like this
United States--Civilization--Study and teaching.  » More like this
United States--History--Study and teaching.  » More like this
Local shelving no.0820Y
Small backlog (Unprocessed ac. 23,948)
RepositoryLibrary of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu <>
LinksFinding aid: <>
Finding aid (PDF): <>
Archived Web site : Official Web site of the American Studies Association.: <>