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Charles Brittin papers, 1914-2009 (bulk 1950-1979)

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Brittin (Charles) Papers
Series II. Political movements and protests, 1926-2004 (bulk 1960-1979) 33 Linear Feet (35 boxes, 5 flatfile folders, 1 roll)
Series II.D. Politics, 1940-2004 (bulk 1960s-1970s) 12.25 Linear Feet (10 boxes, 3 flatfile folders, .5 roll)
The files consist of photographs, papers, clippings, publications and posters on various political and politicized organizations, namely the Black Panther Party, Communism, National Rifle Association (NRA) and political films. Photographic files comprises black and white prints, contact sheets and negatives of political figures, parties, protests and events during the 1960s-1970s. Unidentified photographs of political movements and protests are filed at the end of this subseries.
Arrangement
Files are arranged by topic: the Black Panther Party, communism, National Rifle Association (NRA) and political films, followed by other assorted political material.
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48-49, 52, 54, 60-61, 78*-80*, 97-98, 129, 133 Black Panther Party, circa 1966-1971, 1996, 1999, undated
Also in flatfile folder 5**.
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48, 54 Papers, circa 1966-1970
box folder
48 1-5 General, circa 1966-1970
box folder
54 1 Publications and clippings, 1968
box
48, 52, 61, 79* Photographs, 1968-1971
See also Peace and Freedom Party (PFP) in box 47.
box folder
48 6-16 Prints, contact sheets, 1968-1971
box
61 Negatives, 1968-1971
box folder
52 11-13 11 x 14 inch prints, 1969-1970
box folder
79* 5-6 16 x 20 inch prints, 1969
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49, 60, 78* Political graphics, circa 1968-1971
Various papers, photographs, negatives, transparencies and maquettes of protest ephemera and posters designed by Brittin.
box
49, 78* Papers, photographs, and posters
box folder
49 11 Various
box folder
78* 7 Oversize
box
60 Negatives and transparencies
box folder
80* 3 Posters, between 1968-1970, undated
Also in flatfile folder 5**.
80* 3 Oversize, between 1968-1970, undated
flatfile
5** Flatfile, 1968
Presidential campaign poster for Dick Gregory.
box
97-98, 129, 133 Items added later, circa 1968-1971, 1996, 1999, undated
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
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97, 133 Papers, 1999, undated
box folder
97 6 General, 1999
box folder
133 7 Large envelope, undated
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97-98, 129 Photographs, 1968-1971, 1996
box folder
97 7-8 Prints, 1968-1971
box folder
129 6 11 x 14 inch print, 1969
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98 Black-and-white prints and color slides, 1968, 1996
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97, 129, 133 Political graphics, circa 1968-1971
box folder
97 9 Papers
box
97, 129 Photographs
box folder
97 10 Prints
box folder
129 7 11 x 14 inch prints
box folder
133 8 Poster layouts
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49-50, 54, 80*-81*, 97, 133 Communism, 1942-2004
Also in flatfile folder 6-7** and roll 1**.
box folder
49 12 Papers, circa 1947-1980
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49-50, 54 Publications, 1953-2004
box folder
50 1-3 Various, 1953-2001
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49, 54 Revolutionary Worker, 1999-2004
box folder
49 13-14 No.1220-1224; 1228-1230 November 2003- February 2004
box folder
54 7-8 No.1004-1012 May 1999-June 1999
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80*-81* Posters, circa 1950s-1990s
Also in flatfile folder 6-7** and roll 1**.
box folder
80* 8-10 Oversize, circa 1950s-1990s
box
81* Manifesti della Rivoluzione russa 1917-1929, circa 1950s-1960s
33 poster reproductions of Russian avant-garde posters.
flatfile
6-7** Flatfiles, circa 1950s-1990s
roll
1** Poster of Lenin, circa 1950s-1990s
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97, 133 Items added later, 1963-1978, 2002-2004, undated
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
box folder
97 11-14 Papers, 1963-1978, 2002-2004
box folder
133 9 Poster, undated
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50, 97 National Rifle Association (NRA), circa 1969-1971, undated
box folder
50 4-6 Papers, circa 1969-1971
box folder
97 15 Ephemera added later, undated
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
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51 Political films, 1968-1971
Los Angeles Power and Light Film Series; newsreel.
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47, 54, 80*, 97, 133 Papers, 1940-2000 (bulk 1960-1979)
box folder
47 24-29 General, 1940-1972 (bulk 1970-1972)
box folder
54 2-2A Bumper stickers, circa 1960s-1970s
Campaign stickers for political candidates. Bumper sticker in folder 2A is fragile and has a sticky, adhesive material on the surface.
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54, 80* Publications and clippings, circa 1957-1975
box folder
54 3-6 Various, 1964-1975
box folder
80* 4 Oversize, circa 1957, 1968
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97, 133 Papers added later, 1942, 1975-1983, 2000, undated
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
box folder
97 16-18 General, 1975-1983, undated
box folder
133 10 Large clippings, 1942, 2000
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47, 52, 60, 79*, 97-98 Photographs, 1964-1977
Contains photographs of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), Peace and Freedom Party (PFP), political figures and events.
box folder
47 9-22 Prints, contact sheets, 1964-1977
Some folders also contain related papers.
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60 Negatives, color slides, 1964-1977
box folder
52 10 11 x 14 inch prints, circa 1965-1971
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) photographs.
box folder
79* 7 16 x 20 inch prints, 1967
Photographs of Cuban Pavilion.
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97-98 Photographs added later, between 1964-1977
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
box folder
97 19 Black-and-white prints, between 1964-1977
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98 Color prints, circa 1967
box folder
80* 5-7 Posters, 1960s, 1980s, undated
Also in flatfile folder 5**.
80* 5-7 Oversize, 1960s, 1980s, undated
flatfile
5** Flatfile, circa 1968, 1987
box
49, 60, 78*, 97, 129 Political graphics, circa 1960s-1970s
Various papers, photographs, negatives, transparencies and maquettes of protest ephemera and posters designed by Brittin.
box
49, 78* Papers, photographs, posters
box folder
49 10 Various
box folder
78* 8 Oversize
box
60 Negatives, transparencies
box
97, 129 Items added later
Brittin materials integrated into the archive in 2012.
box folder
97 20 Prints
box folder
129 8 11 x 14 inch prints
box folder
47 23 Unidentified photographs, circa 1950s-1970s


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