Scope and Contents
Scrapbooks from her time as a student at the College of the Pines, notes from her education in New York, a diary she kept as the first professional librarian of the College, and photographs of the early College campus and her home. A small number of materials related to the Bandon, OR, Public Library.
Some materials will be harmful to researchers as they contain descriptions of racism and acts of violence perpetrated by white Mississippians and others against Williams and others within the Black community, as well as offensive and racist language commonly used at the time.
- Creation: 1878 - 1963
- Creation: this is from the date calculator
- Existence: 1970
- From the Collection: Bates, Arminda (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
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From the Collection: 2 Linear Feet
From the Collection: 12.5 linear_inches ((2 containers) - this came from the extent calculator)
From the Collection: 12.5 linear_inches ((2 containers) -- this came from the extent calculator after there was also a deaccession extent)
From the Collection: 9000 Folders
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English