Stanford Coalition Against Apartheid

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Duration: Spring 1983 - unknown, existed in 1986
Location: Stanford, California, United States


The Stanford Coalition Against Apartheid was a student group at Stanford University that campaigned to get the university to divest from companies doing business in South Africa. (Source: We Shall Overcome: The Anti-Apartheid Movement and its Effects on the Stanford Community by Donovan R. Ervin, May 19, 2011, submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for department honors in comparative studies in race and ethnicity at Stanford University available at http://csre.stanford.edu/abstract.php?item=dervin accessed November 2, 2001.)

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Title: South Africa subject collection
Time Span: 1941 - 1997
Description: Pamphlets, serial issues, reports, leaflets, election campaign literature, flyers, newsletters, other printed matter, letters, sound recordings and video tapes, relating to political, social and economic conditions, apartheid and race relations, and elections in South Africa; revolutionary movements in South Africa, especially the African National Congress; international support groups, especially in the United States, for such movements; and campus movements in the United States protesting investment in South Africa. The collection includes material on investment and campaigns for divestment from companies doing business in South Africa. Includes material on campaigns and organizations including: American Committee on Africa, AFL-CIO, Campaign Against Investment in South Africa (CAISA), Coalition for Illinois' Divestment from South Africa (CIDSA), Committee Against Apartheid, Committee to Oppose Bank Loans to South Africa (COBLSA), Polaroid Revolutionary Workers Movement, Stanford Coalition Against Apartheid, Stanford Committee for Responsible Investment Policy (SCRIP), Stanford Out of South Africa (SOSA), Stanford Students for a Free South Africa, Africa Information Service, Africa Research Group, Americans Against Apartheid, Bay Area Anti-Apartheid Network, Bay Areas Free South Africa Movement, Episcopal Churchmen for a Free South Africa (ECSA), Free South Africa Labor Committee, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Liberation Support Movement, San Francisco Anti-Apartheid Committee, and TransAfrica.
Housed At: Hoover Institution Archives
Location: Stanford CA 94305-6010, United States
Catalog/Finding Aid: view
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Reference Email: carol.leadenham@stanford.edu
Related Website: http://www.hoover.org/hila/