Albert P. Marshall Papers, 1930-2006
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Brief Description: Albert Prince Marshall (B.S. 1939, M.A. 1945) papers include biographical and personal materials, honors and awards, plaques, correspondence, publications, speeches, family history files, newspaper clippings and articles, photographs, and audiovisual materials; Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) conference materials; American Library Association (ALA) Officers Banquet and Reference Book Bulletin (RBB) Editorial Board materials; Lincoln University and Eastern Michigan University Library reports; Missouri Library Association files; a copy of Marshall's M.A. thesis ("An International Police Force: Development of the Idea from the Paris Peace Conference to the San Francisco Conference"); incomplete mimeographed copies of Marshall's "Guide to Negro Periodical Literature" (an index of articles by and about African-Americans published in the United States between 1941 and 1943); Ypsilanti Courier newspaper articles by Marshall; Brown Chapel A.M.E. files; Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity files; and Marshall's community publications such as Helen Walker McAndrew: Ypsilanti's Lady Frontier Doctor (1996) and Unconquered Souls: The History of the African American in Ypsilanti (1993). Major correspondents include E. J. Josey, Satia Orange, Richard Nixon, and Robert B. Downs.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/127
Created by: Marshall, Albert P. (Albert Prince) (1914-)
Volume: 5.1 cubic feet
Acquired: 2/4/03, 9/9/2015
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Arrangement: Alphabetically
Subject Index
African-American Students
Alpha Phi Alpha
Eastern Michigan University
Yipsilanti Michigan
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]