Robert F. Williams papers: 1948-2014
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Title: Robert F. Williams papers
Creator: Williams, Robert F., 1925-1996
Dates: 1948-2014
Extent: 14.5 linear feet, 1 oversize folder, 40.5 GB (online)
African American civil rights activist and Black militant leader in Monroe County North Carolina who came to advocate armed self-defense in response to violence, left the United States in 1961 and lived in Cuba and China until 1969 when he settled in Baldwin Michigan. Papers include correspondence, newspaper clippings, audio-visual material, manuscripts, petitions, and government documents documenting the civil rights movement, black nationalism, radical politics in the United States and Williams's experiences in Cuba and China.
Call number: 85506 Aa 2, UAl
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
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Finding aid prepared by: Jack Simpson