The Archivists and Archives of Color Section Newsletter began publication in 1987 as the Minorities Roundtable Newsletter. Issues of the newsletter are available on this page in PDF format.

Current Issue


Volume 35, No. 2: Spring 2021 


Past Newsletters



Vol. 1, No. 1
April 1987

From the Editors
Diana Lachatanere and Carol Rudisell

What is the SAA?
Paula Williams

The Minorities Task Force
Paula Williams

Vol. 1, No. 2
August 1987

From the Editors
Diana Lachatanere and Carol Rudisell

SAA News

ALA Minority Concerns 

Vol. 2, No. 1
Winter 1987/1988

Archives and Special Collections of the Atlanta University Center, Inc Consortium
Minnie H. Clayton

Report from Roundtable's First Meeting
Diana Lachatanere

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Ruth E. Hill

Vol. 2, No. 2
Spring/Summer 1988

The Library and Archives of the Atlanta Historical Society
Rosa L. Dickens

Minorities Roundtable Seeks New Name
Carol A. Rudisell

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Ruth E. Hill

Vol. 3, No. 1
March 1989

Roundtable Chooses New Name
Karen Jefferson

Highlights of the Business Meeting and the Open House
Donna Wells

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Joellen El Bashir

Dr. Harold T. Pinkett: First Black Archivist at the National Archives
Karen Jefferson

NHPRC Records Program Seeks Reviewers and Consultants
Nancy Sahli

Certification of Archivists Begin
Wilda Logan Willis 

Vol. 3, No. 2
October 1989

Moorland-Spingarn Research Center Celebrates 75th Anniversary
Karen Jefferson

SAA Meets in St. Louis October 25th–29th
Joellen El Bashir

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Joellen El Bashir

Sara Dunlap Jackson: Research Archivist, National Archives
Joellen El Bashir

Archivists are Certified
Karen Jefferson

A Call for Program Proposals for 1990 Meeting
Brenda Banks

Vol. 4, No. 1
March 1990

Election Procedures
Wilda Logan Willis

AATWAR in St. Louis Highlights
Joellen El Bashir, Donna Wells, Wilda Logan Willis

Dorothy Porter Wesley, Curator Extraordinare 
Karen Jefferson

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Joellen El Bashir

Vol. 4, No. 2
August 1990

Calls for Proposals: SAA Pre-Conference Workshops 1991

Seattle Bound!

Certification Update
Donna Wells

From the Editors
Karen Jefferson and Joellen El Bashir

What A Disaster Plan Can Do For You?
Pearl Y. Holford

Vol. 5, No. 1
March 1991

AATWAR in Seattle
Lynda DeLoach

Meet the 1990–1991 AATWAR Co-Chairs

Blessed Brotherhood of Black Bibliophiles
Elinor DesVerney Sinette

Vol. 5, No. 2
August 1991

SAA Meets in Philadelphia

Charles L. Blockson, Philadelphia's Celebrated Collector
Joellen El Bashir

Nomination of AATWAR 1992 Vice-Chair

Vol. 6, No. 1
March 1992

Report from the Co-Chair
Deborra Richardson

Montreal in 1992

Meet the AATWAR Co-Chairs

Black Archives of South Florida Celebrates 15th Year
Valerie Riles

Archivist from Paul Robeson Archives—Berlin, Germany Visits U.S.

AATWAR Nominates Candidates for SAA Fellow

Vol. 6, No. 2
August 1992

SAA Meets in Montreal

Dan Williams—SAA Fellow

National Conference of African American Librarians Sept. 4–6

Protest Against Destruction of African Burial Ground
Amal A. Muhammad

Program Proposals for the 1993 SAA Conference in New Orleans
Clifford L. Muse, Jr. 

Vol. 7, No. 1
March 1993

Two Historic Meetings for Librarians and Archivists
Karen Jefferson

AATWAR Business Meeting in Montreal
Clifford L. Muse, Jr.

AATWAR Members More Active in SAA Than Ever

Profile: The Committee for African American History Observances
Flashette Shirer 

Vol. 7, No. 2
August 1993

Preservation and Access Program for HBCUs
Clifford L. Muse, Jr.

AATWAR in New Orleans, September 1-5, 1993

Front Street—An Untold Story: The Economic Life of African Americans in Georgetown, SC 1865-1910 

Vol. 8, No. 1
March 1994

Highlights of AATWAR Business Meeting

Brenda Banks—SAA Fellow

Reflections of a Name
Deborah A. Saito

Should AATWAR Change Its Name (Again!)
Karen Jefferson

Three Awards for Minority Students
Beverly A. Cook and Karen Jefferson

Participation in SAA & ACA On The Rise

Vol. 8, No. 2
August 1994

Adieu From The Past Co-Chair
Beverly A. Cook

Preserving Our Religious Heritage 
Victor N. Smythe

Agenda for Indianapolis
Beverly A. Cook

Vol. 9, No. 1
March 1995

Kathryn Neal 1st Recipient of SAA Minority Student Award

AATWAR Gets a New Name

Jean Blackwell Hutson Honored

AATWAR Business Meeting—Indianapolis, 1994

Vol. 9, No. 2
August 1995

SAA Meets in Washington, D.C.

Guest Editor—Kathryn M. Neal

Co-Chair Bids Farewell
Deborah L. Dandridge

Midwest Archives Conference Minority Scholarship Evolves
Mark A. Greene

The Louis Armstrong Archives Are Hotter Than That
Kathryn M. Neal

Paving the Way in Preservation: Part One 
Kathryn M. Neal

Vol. 10, No. 1
Spring 1996

AAC Meeting Draws Crowd

From the New Co-Chair
Deborah Saito

Ida Jones Receives 1995 SAA Minority Award

The Angel Program Visits ASALH 
Walter Hill, Jr. 

Vol. 10, No. 2
Summer 1996

SAA Celebrates 60 in San Diego

AAC Roundtable Directory Completed

From the Chair 
Deborah Saito

Processing Begins on Former L.A. Mayor's Administrative Files
Chuck Wilson

Midwest Archives Conference Names 1996 Minority Scholarship
Mark A. Greene

Iowa Women's Archives Project Takes Root
Kathryn M. Neal

Paving the Way in Preservation: Part Two
Kathryn M. Neal

Vol. 11, No. 1
Spring 1997

From the Co-Chair
Deborah Saito

Cynthia Lewis is New Co-Chair

John Hope Franklin Portrait at Duke University
Karen Jefferson

Portraits of Community: The Texas African-American Photography Archive
John H. Slate

AAC Holds 9th Annual Business Meeting

Letha Johnson Named 1996 Minority Student Award Winner

Participation in SAA & ACA Grows Steadily

Vol. 11, No. 2
Summer/Fall 1997

Co-Chair Bids Farewell
Deborah Saito

Diversity Discussions Continue

SAA Convenes in Windy City

AAC Celebrates Tenth Anniversary
Joellen El Bashir

Japanese American Exhibit and Access Project
Theresa Mudrock 

Vol. 12, No. 1
Spring 1998

Brenda Square Elected New Co-Chair

Message From Co-Chair
Cynthia Patterson Lewis

Gloria Meraz 1997 SAA Minority Student Award Recipient
Kathryn M. Neal

An Open Letter to the AAC
Thomas C. Battle

Archie Motley Named SAA Fellow

What's New at the TAAP
John Slate

AAC Business Meeting Minutes

Bordering on Excellence: Florence Borders Carves Out Career in Libraries and Archives
Kathryn M. Neal

Vol. 12, No. 2
Fall 1998

Farewell From the Co-Chair: Making the Difference
Cynthia Patterson Lewis

New Co-Chair Elected: Kathryn M. Neal

Mundale Volunteers for Newsletter Co-Editorship

AAC Roundtable Members Remain Active in SAA

MAC Awards Two 1998 Minority Scholarships

Vol. 13, No. 1
Spring 1999

Farewell to Kathryn M. Neal, New Co-Chair

Welcome to New Co-Editor: Cathy Lynn Mundale

Documenting and Serving the Community: Starting an Archival Program at the Japanese American Service Committee of Chicago
Deborah Mieko King

Profiles of Archives and African American Donor 
Cathy Lynn Mundale

Archie Motley: Archivist Emeritus, Chicago Historical Society 
Beverly A. Cook and Michael Flug

Vol. 13, No. 2
Fall 1999

AAC Welcomes Thomas C. Battle as Vice Chair

Native American Archivists & Anthropologists Meet
David Keller

MAC Selects Knight and Meraz as 1999 Minority Scholarship Recipients
Kathryn M. Neal

Witnessing the Japanese American Experience
Cathy Lynn Mundale

National Forum on Archival Continuing Education (NFACE)
Danna Bell-Russel

Vol. 14, No. 1
Summer 2000

Greetings and Farewell From The Chair 
Kathryn M. Neal

SAA Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado

Deborah Willis, Smithsonian Curator, Awarded MacArthur "Genius" Grant

Sale of King Papers Stalled in Congress

Kathryn M. Neal To Serve On SAA Nominating Committee

1999 Pinkett Minority Student Award

Thomas C. Battle Joins SAA Council

Northeastern University Archives Collections
Nancy Richard

Vol. 14, No. 2
Fall 2000

Greetings From The Co-Chairs
Taronda Spencer and Rosalye Settles

The Black Gay and Lesbian Archives
Steven G. Fullwood

13th Annual AAOC Business Meeting Minutes 

Spelman College to Launch National Initiative to Bolster Archival Education and Training for Historically Black Colleges and Universities 

Vol. 15, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2001

Dr. Harold T. Pinkett, 1914–2001

Paula Williams, 1953–2001
Diana Lachatanere

Greetings From The Co-Chairs
Rosalye Settles

Preserving the Past for the Present (from The Crisis, February 1994, p. 57)
Harold T. Pinkett

Lalo Guerrero Collection Goes to the University of California, San Barbara

The Jackson Davis Collection of African American Educational Photographs
Edward Gaynor

Archives of the Centro Cultural de la Raza Established in California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives at the University of California, Santa Barbara

Vol. 15, No. 2
Fall/Winter 2001

Greetings From The Co-Chairs
Rosalye Settles

14th Annual AAOC Business Meeting Minutes

Floyd McKissick, Sr. Papers and Related Collections Now Open for Use at UNC-Chapel Hill
Tim Pyatt

More Than Luck...
Rose Roberto (2001 Pinkett Award Recipient)

Detroit Memoris, CD-ROM Available
James E. Hanks

Schlesinger Library Acquires Papers of Shirley Graham Du Bois
Deborah Richards

WGBH's Media Archives and Preservation Center Completes 'Say Brother' Project Week
Emily R. Novak

Peabody Archives Receives Funding to Build on "The Storm Is Passing Over"
Elizabeth Schaaf

Vol. 16, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2002

Greetings From The Co-Chairs
Rosalye Settles

Co-Chair Wayne Coleman Invites Us to Birmingham

Documenting the African American Experience in East Texas at Stephen F. Austin State University

Project to Catalog Atlanta Life-Herndon Family Records
Carole Merritt

Vol. 16, No. 2
Fall/Winter 2002

Tributes to Archie Motley (1934–2002) and Bernice Brack (1939–2002)
Steve Hensen

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Wayne Coleman

From Exclusive to Inclusive?
Rebecca Hankins

Petrina Jackson, 2002 Pinkett Scholarship Winner 

15th Annual AAC Business Meeting Minutes

An In-Depth Look at the AAC Website
Rose Roberto

Visual Highlights of the Alabama History Tours
Rose Roberto

Vol. 17, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2003

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Wayne Coleman

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Rebecca Hankins

Diversity Abounds at SAA Annual Meeting in Los Angeles

Linguistic Diversity and Archives: A Unique and Very Different Session at SAA
Rose Roberto

Cornell University Searching for African American Film by Reol Productions/Robert Levy
Petrina Jackson

Columbia University Acquires David N. Dunkins Papers
Tamar Evangelestia-Dougherty

Thurgood Marshall Law Library Announces the Nicholas and Gosnell Collections
Lauren Bailey

Vol. 17, No. 2
Fall/Winter 2003

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Rebecca Hankins

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Rose Roberto

16th Annual AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

Michelle Baildon, 2003 Pinkett Award Recipient 

Brenda Banks, 2003 Council Exemplary Service Award

Home Again: The UCSB Libraries Acquires the Papers of Alumnus and Author Frank Chin
Jon Bartel

The University of Delaware Library Announces Online Guide to African American Sources
L. Rebecca Johnson Melvin

The University of West Florida Acquires the Records of the Junior Funeral Home, Pensacola, Florida
Dean DeBolt

Native America Archival Training Institute in Durango
Todd Ellison

Vol. 18, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2004

Message From The Co-Chairs
Rebecca Hankins

2004 Harold T. Pinkett Award
Rose Roberto

Two Special Presidential Sessions of Interest to AAC
Rose Roberto

Day in the Life of an Archivist: The Guerrilla Archivist
Karen Jean Hunt

Real World Reference Workshop at Texas A&M
Rebecca Hankins

Central High School Crisis: Timeline and History Commission Source Guide
Russell P. Baker

The Library of Congress Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
Danna Bell-Russel

Vol. 18, No. 2
Fall/Winter 2004

Greetings From The Co-Chairs
Teresa Mora and Rose Roberto

Call for Scholarship Nominations
Teresa Mora

Report on the Program Committee
Rose Roberto

Day in the Life of an Archivist
Karen Jefferson

Cornell University Library to Conduct an IMLS-funded Internship Program Focusing on Native American Library Staff
Barbara B. Eden

New Mexico State University Library Receives Images of Mrs. Clarabelle Williams
Steve Hussman

University of Minnesota Libraries Acquires the June Jordan and E. Ethelbert Collection
Karla Y. Davis

National Survey of Librarians/Information Professionals of Color
Kyung-Sun Kim

Vol. 19, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2005

Greetings From The Co-Chair
Rose Roberto

Thomas Battle Named SAA Fellow
Danna Bell-Russel

2005 Harold T. Pinkett Award Winners: Jennifer Osoria and Paul Sevilla
Rose Roberto

The Knowledge River Program at the University of Arizona: An Insider's Experience
Jennifer Walele

Vol. 19, No. 2
Fall/Winter 2005

Message From The Co-Chair
Teresa Mora

Greetings From The New Editor
Paul Sevilla

Greetings From The New Assistant Editor
Andrea Jackson

Update on Tulane's Situation
Brenda B. Square

Native America Protocols for American Libraries, Archives, and Information Services
Karen J. Underhill

The Hip-Hop Archive Project
Steven G. Fullwood

Hip Hop and the Documentation of the Post-Civil Rights Generation
Kerrie Cotten-Williams

Robert W. Woodruff Library of Atlanta University Center Celebrates 80 Years Preserving Black History
Karen Jefferson

A Day in the Life of an Archives Technician at the Colville Confederated Tribes' Archives & Records Center 
Briana L. Bob

Georgia Launches New Website Celebrating the Blues, Black Vaudeville, and the Silver Screen
Muriel McDowell Jackson

Cushing Library Exhibit Features Africa's Legacy: Photographs in Brazil and Peru
Rebecca Hankins

Dr. Lionel Garcia and Papers at Texas A&M University
Rebecca Hankins

Hoover's Survey of Race Relations Records Is Online
Lisa Miller

Vol. 20, No. 1
Spring/Summer 2006

Message From The Co-Chairs
Teresa Mora

A Capital Investment at the DC Joint Meeting
Richard Pearce-Moses

VCU Library Launches the Archives of the New Dominion Project
Alex Lorch

Protocols for the Native American Archival Materials
Karen Underhill

Cornell University Library Launches New Website for the Centennial of Alpha Phi Alpha
Petrina Jackson

BIBR Shines Spotlight on HBCU Archives
Kathryn Neal

AAAMC Launches' Black Grooves' Music Site
Brenda Nelson-Strauss

Lincoln University Library Selected for Two ALA Programs
Susan Pevar

Updates from the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture
Georgette Mayo

Continuing with Maori Archivists
Helen Wong Smith

Leaping Forward into History Through Digitization
Gail McClenney

Moving Theory into Practice: Developing and Sustaining GSU Historically Black Collections
Cecilia Iwala

Vol. 21, No. 1
Spring 2007

Message From The Co-Chair
Petrina Jackson

19th Annual AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

Bronx County Historical Society Uncovers Forgotten History of African-Americans
Megan Hibbitts

NASA History Program Features Prominent Administrator in Online Oral History Transcripts
Eleanor Blackman

Hampton University Museum Receives Grant for Conservation Initiative
Juliette Harris

I HAVE A DREAM: The Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection
Hillary Hardwick

Hooks Institute Announces Opening of Benjamin L. Hooks Papers
Valerie Jean Love

Yale University's Beinecke Library Exhibits Sheet Music from the J.W. Johnson Memorial Collection
Nancy Kuhl

Grant Awarded to University of Kansas for African-American Archival Collections
Deborah Danridge

Vol. 21, No. 2
Summer 2007

Message From The Co-Chair
Lisa Nguyen

2007 Harold T. Pinkett Awardees: Bergis Jules and Janel Quirante 

Professional Servitude: The Joys of Being a Certified Archivist
Tomaro I. Taylor

Internet Archives to Preserve Online Exhibitions featuring Abolition of British Slavery
Rose Roberto

Lincoln University Receives Digitization Grant
Susan Gunn Pevar

University of Delaware Announces George Handy Bates Samoan Papers
E. Evan Echols

Tuskegee Syphilis Study Records Available at Southeast Region of National Archives
Mary Evelyn Tomlin

Four New Collections Processed at Fisk University
Jessie Carney Smith

Indiana University South Bend Archives Acquires Two New Collections
Alison Stankrauff

Women of the CBC Virtual Exhibit 
Adrena Ifill

$1 Million Grant Awarded to Robert W. Woodruff Library of the AUC
Adrian Carver

Vol. 22, No. 1
Winter 2008

Message From The Co-Chair
Lisa Nguyen

AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

LACCHA: Latin American and Caribbean Cultural Heritage Archives Roundtable
Marisol Ramos

From Swastika to Jim Crow
Bonnie Gurewitsch

A Rich and Satisfying Gift: The David Walker Lupton African American Cookbook Collection
Jessica Lacher-Feldman

Virginia Lacy Jones Papers Now Available for Research at Woodruff Library of AUC
Stacy Swazy Jones

UCI Debuts New SEAAdoc Website
Lisa Nguyen

Through Our Own Eyes: The 125th-Year History of Virginia State University
Lucious Edwards

Bethune-Cookman University Archives
Angelo J. Salvo

Vol. 22, No. 2
Summer 2008

Message From The Co-Chair
Josue Hurtado

2008 Harold T. Pinkett Awardees: T-Kay Sangwand and Monique Lloyd
Lisa Nguyen

BMRC Receives Funding from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Tamar Evangelestia-Dougherty

The Transcription Centre Records, 1931–1986
Gabriela Redwine.

Archives Leadership Institute: A Summary
Claudia Holguin

Cornell University Library and Ithaca Community Planning Hip Hop Conference
Ira Revels and Andrea Jackson

Vol. 23, No. 1
Winter 2008

Message From The Co-Chair
Josue Hurtado

AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

The Iron Hill Oral History Collection
Evan Echols

Mapping School Desegregation: Where Are the Records?
Sonia Yaco

Avoice Launches Environmental Justice Exhibit
Adrena Ifill

Vol. 23, No. 2
Summer 2009

Message From The Co-Chair
Rebekah Kim

2009 Harold T. Pinikett Awardees: Krystal Appiah and I-Ting Emily Chu
Josue Hurtado

Colorado Chicano Movement Archives
Beverly B. Allen

We Shall Not Be Moved: African Americans in the South
Holly Smith

Portland State University Celebrates the Avel L. Gordly Papers
Christine N. Paschild

St. Croix Population Database
Susan Lugo

Duke Medical Center Archives Oral History Collection
Jessica Roseberry

Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection Open for Research
Courtney Chartier

Otis R. Anthony African Americans in Florida Oral History Project at the University of South Florida Libraries
Catherine Cottle

Vol. 24, No. 1
Winter 2010

Message From The Co-Chair
Tamar Evangelestia-Dougherty

AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

University of Texas Libraries Human Rights Documentation Initiative Launches Website
T-Kay Sangwand

The Coca-Cola Company Gives $7.2 Million to Atlanta University Center
Adrian B. Carver

The African American Library at the Gregory School
Vince Lee

Vol. 24, No. 2
Summer 2010

Message From The Co-Chair
Rebekah Kim

Atlanta Area Archivists Participate in 2010 UNCF/Mellon Faculty Seminar on Archival Research
Andrea R. Jackson

Conservator Helps Salvage Haiti's Cultural Material
E.B. Furgurson, III

Sermons of Rev. Gardner Taylor Available for Research at the AUC Woodruff Library
Adrian B. Carver

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania's Langston Hughes Memorial Library Special Collections and Archives
Susan Pevar

Vol. 25, No. 1
Winter 2010

Message From The Co-Chair
Tamar Evangelista-Dougherty

Introducing the Junior Co-Chair
Courtney Chartier

AAC Roundtable Business Meeting Minutes

Preservation and Promotion of Hidden Heritage Threatened
Sylvia Aiden Roberts

Documenting a White Supremacist: The Byron de la Beckwith Papers
Elizabeth Dunham

Interning at the National Museum of the American Indian
Naomi Bishop

From the Field: An Interview w/ Mary Huelsbaeck on Film Preservation
Rabia Gibbs

Atlanta University Center's 21st Century Learning Environment
Andrea Jackson

Vol. 25, No. 2
Spring 2011

Letter From The Senior Co-Chair
Tamar Evangelista-Dougherty

Letter From The Junior Co-Chair
Courtney Chartier

On the Job Market? Five Helpful Tips to Get You Through the Horror
Rabia Gibbs

Colorado Chicano Veterans Oral History Project
Beverly B. Allen

Fueled by Diversity: Interview Excerpts with Asian American 2010 ACRL
Eugenia Kim, Harrison Inefuku, Brian Leaf

Preservation of Knoxville's Black Radio History
Jennifer Randles

Black Metropolis Research Consortium Receives $500,000 "Hidden Collections" Grant
Tamar Evangelistia-Dougherty

Vol. 25, No. 3
Summer 2011

Senior Co-Chair Letter
Tamar Evangelista-Dougherty

Junior Co-Chair Letter
Courtney Chartier

UH Libraries' Houston Negro Hospital Digitization Project
Valerie Prilop and R. Niccole Westbrook

South Asian American Digital Archives Receives First Grant

Brothers in Song, Sing On!
Steven D. Booth

Duke Library Receives Frank Espada's Papers

HBCU Photographic Preservation Symposium
Jesse Kelley

Vol. 26, No. 1
Spring 2012

Senior Co-Chair Letter
Courtney Chartier

Junior Co-Chair Letter
Steven D. Booth

Will the Real Anna May Wong Please Stand Up?

University of Delaware's Community Partnership Brings Oral Histories and Walking Tour Online
E. Evan Echols

From the Field: An Interview with Yvonn Ng, Media Archivist for WITNESS

Melvin J. Collier: 2011 Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Award Recipient

Kelly E. Lau: 2011 Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Award Recipient

SPECIAL SECTION: The HistoryMakers Fellows

Vol. 26, No. 2
Summer 2012

Senior Co-Chair Letter
Courtney Chartier

Junior Co-Chair Letter
Steven D. Booth

UNC Exhibit, Programs Encourage African-American Families to Preserve Their History
Holly Smith

What They Captured, What We Remembered
Cheylon Woods

Vol. 26, No. 3
Fall 2012

Senior Co-Chair Letter
Courtney Chartier

Junior Co-Chair Letter
Steven D. Booth

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Virtual Library Continues to Grow
Alison Kootstra

Building a Stage for Civil Rights in the 20th Century: The Albion Winegar Tourgee Papers
Heidi Bamford

The DOVE Project Continues to Grow
Fern McDougal

Vol. 27, No. 1
October 2012

Conference Blends Hip Hop, History
Jarrett Drake

Happy National Archives Month
Steven D. Booth

Editor's Note
Stacie Williams

'Indigenous Ways' IMLS Planning Grant 
Loriene Roy and Ciaran Trace

Blazing a Path to the White House: Interview with Karen Jefferson

No Filter: South Asian American Digital Archive

Vol. 27, No. 2
February 2013

Maryland's Legacy of Slavery Research Project
Alex Champion

Co-Chair Letter
Steven D. Booth

In Memoriam: Allison Boucher Krebs, 1951-2013

No Filter: University of Kentucky Special Collections

2012 Pinkett Winner Recap
Kapena Shim

Vol. 27, No. 3
May 2013

Washington State University processes Hirahira photo collection documenting Japanese American internment
Steven Bingo 

Co-Chair's letter: Transitions and looking beyond August
Steven Booth

Hoover Institution archive receives Leab Award for catalog

HistoryMakers Fellows 2012–2013

No Filter

Vol. 27, No. 4
August 2013 

Cuban Heritage Collection's theater exhibit wins ACRL award

Co-Chair's letter
Steven Booth

Delaware activist's papers open for research
E. Evan Echols

Elections, Awards, & Scholarships

AAC Roundtable New Orleans, 2013 Schedule At-a-Glance 

Vol. 28, No. 1
October 2013


Emory University Receives National Grant
Sarah Quigley

Letter from the Chair
Derek T. Mosley

Roundtable Task Forces Announced

Archivist to Explore University's Slavery Past
Ervin L. Jordan, Jr.

An Archivist's Quest to Capture Her Family History
Erica Hubbard

David C. Driskall Papers Made Accessible
Stephanie Maxwell

Spotlight on IMLS Museum Grants for African American History and Culture
Mark Isaksen

Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church Museum and Archives
Margaret Jerrido 

Updates from the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Kathleen Bell

Book Review
Sharlot Hall 

Vol. 28, No. 2
February 2013


Profile of the Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation
Ashley N. Robertson

Letter from the Chair
Derek T. Mosley

Technology's Impact on Preserving History
D'shawna C. Bernard

From Inspiration to Creation
Jada Wright-Greene

Exploring Delaware's Black Faith Experiences
Constance Cooper

Where Does the Archivist's Obligation End?
Thomas H. Kreneck 

Vol. 28, No. 3
June 2013 

Letter from the chair
Derek T. Mosley

Spotlight on two Oregonian performing arts group
Natalia Fernandez

Professional Notes: Dr. Christine Marin and Rebecca Hankins

John H. Calhoun, Jr. papers open to researchers
Stacy Jones

Knowledge River receives national grant
Janet Ceja Alcala

Creating a community digital repository
Rhonda D. Jones

Jobs with Justice donates historical archive
Cheryl Beredo

Book publication: Identity Palimpsests
Amalia Levi 

Vol. 28, No. 4
August 2014 

Letter from the chair
Derek T. Mosley

Presenting the Annie M. Payton Archives
Mariah West

The University of Delaware Library welcomes new residents 
L. Rebecca Johnson Melvin

Kent State University and Archives unveils new exhibit
Lae'l Hughes-Watkins 

Volume 29, No. 1: Autumn 2014

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Gabrielle M. Dudley

Pinkett Award Winner at SAA

Member Spotlight


New Collections

Accolades and Events


Volume 29, No. 2: Spring 2015

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Gabrielle M. Dudley

Mission, Vision & Core Values Statements

 Member Spotlights

Letter to Johnson Publishing Co.

AACR “Meet and Greet” Activities   

Volume 29, No 3: Summer 2015

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Gabrielle M. Dudley

Member Spotlights

AACR “Meet and Greet” Activities  

Volume 29, No 4: Conference/August 2015

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Gabrielle M. Dudley

Election Info 


Member Spotlights

AACR “Meet and Greet” Activities  

Volume 29, No 5: Autumn 2015

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Aaisha Haykal






Volume 30, No 1: Winter 2015/ Spring 2016

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
Aaisha Haykal






Volume 30, No 2: Spring/Summer 2016

Letter from the Senior Co-chair
    Aaisha Haykal

    Digital Blackness Conference

    The Future of the African American Past

    Member Affinity Groups

Institutional Profiles
    Mother Bethel AME Church Museum and Archives 
    BMRC - Archie Motley Archival Internship Program 
    Schomburg Podcast

Upcoming Events
   BMRC Presentations
    AACR Events


Vol. 31, No. 1: Fall 2016

Letter from Senior Chair: Harrison W. Inefuku

Harold T. Pinkett Minority Student Award

Vol. 31, No. 2: Winter 2017

Letter from Senior Chair: Harrison W. Inefuku

“Be You. Do You.” Excerpts from Archiving in Color

Vol. 31 No. 3: Spring 2017

Letter from Senior Chair: Harrison W. Inefuku

 AAC Social at Midwest Archives Conference

Vol. 32 No. 1: Fall 2017

Letter from Senior Chair: Maria Angel Diaz

Archives and Archivists of Color at ARCHIVES 2017


Vol. 32 No. 2: Winter 2018

Letter from Senior Chair: Maria Angel Diaz

Spotlight on 2017 Pinkett Student Award Winner: NaVosha Copeland

Vol. 32 No. 3: Spring 2018

Letter from Senior Chair: Maria Angel Diaz

Vol. 32 No. 4: Summer 2018

Letter from Senior Chair: Maria Angel Diaz

Institutional Profile: Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library

Vol. 33 No. 1: Fall 2018

 Letter from Senior Chair: Dorothy Berry

Institutional Profile: Benson Latin American Collection

Vol. 33 No 2: Winter 2019

 Letter from Senior Chair: Dorothy Berry

Institutional Profile: All Power to the People 2019 Chicago Public Library Exhibit

Vol. 33 No 3: Spring 2019

Letter from Senior Chair: Dorothy Berry

Institutional Profile:  New Exhibit—Black Interiors:
Envisioning a Place of Our Own at the Robert W. Woodruff Library

Vol. 34 No. 1 Fall 2019

Letter from Senior Chair: Dorothy Berry

Institutional Profiles; Digitizing the Sermons of Rev. William Augustus Jones, Jr. and
New Exhibition—On the Move: Stories of African American Migration and Mobility, UNC Chapel Hill

Volume 34, No. 2: Spring 2020 

Letter from Senior Chair: Barrye Brown

Institutional Profile: In Service: The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture 
Announcements: New Collection: The Elzie and Ruby Odom Collection; Chicago Area Archivists’ Archives and Archivists of Color Group Names Winner of 2020 Travel Fund Award; New Publications Available

Volume 34, No. 3: Summer 2020 

Letter from Senior Chair: Barrye Brown

Announcements: New Collection: Beulah M. Davis Special Collections at Morgan State University Awarded an IMLS Grant; Over 130 Years of Atlanta Area African American Funeral Programs Now Freely Available Online

Volume 35, No. 1: Winter 2021

Letter from Senior Chair: Tarienne Mitchell

Announcements: Iowa State University Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) will be hosting an exhibit in recognition of the George A. Jackson Black Cultural Center’s 50th Anniversary; 

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