The Resource Omar Blair papers, (manuscript)

Omar Blair papers, (manuscript)

Label
Omar Blair papers, 1939-2004
Title
Omar Blair papers
Inclusive dates
1939-2004
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes materials regarding the Denver Board of Education from 1973-1985 (minutes, photographs, papers, and reports). The collection also includes material on the Tuskegee Airmen (videotapes, awards and papers) and personal papers which include information on the Martin Luther King Day Celebration of 1986 and the Blair family. Photographs of Blair's family are included as well as trophies, plaques and certificates awarded to Blair in recognition of his service to the community. Nine items in the collection are on display throughout the Blair-Caldwell Library
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Born July 16, 1918. Tuskegee Airman. First African American president of the Denver (Colo.) Board of Education. Led effort to desegregate school system in the 1970s. Died March 25, 2004. Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library (Denver, Colo.) was named in his honor.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blair, Omar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blair, Omar
  • United States
  • United States
  • Denver (Colo.)
  • African Americans
  • School boards
  • Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.)
Label
Omar Blair papers, (manuscript)
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=ARL2&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtocARL2-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced
Instantiates
Production
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
2 linear ft. (2 boxes), 1 oversize folder, 1 oversize folio, 1 audiovisual box, 9 items on display.
Governing access note
Contact Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library, Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Omar Blair;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
Organization method
Organized into 7 series: 1. Professional papers, 1944-1981. 2. Personal papers, 1939-2004. 3. Photographs, 2003, N.D. 4. Audiovisual, 1986-2004. 5. Ephemera, 1975-1989. 6. Oversize, 1980-1997. 7. Permanent Items Display, 1944, 1987. N.D.
System control number
  • OCM52986478
  • (OCoLC)52986478
Label
Omar Blair papers, (manuscript)
Link
http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/toc.xsp?id=ARL2&qid=sdx%5Fq5&fmt=tab&idtocARL2-pleadetoc&base=fa&n=14&ss=true&as=true&ai=Advanced
Production
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
nz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
other
Content type code
xxx
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
2 linear ft. (2 boxes), 1 oversize folder, 1 oversize folio, 1 audiovisual box, 9 items on display.
Governing access note
Contact Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library, Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Omar Blair;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
x
Organization method
Organized into 7 series: 1. Professional papers, 1944-1981. 2. Personal papers, 1939-2004. 3. Photographs, 2003, N.D. 4. Audiovisual, 1986-2004. 5. Ephemera, 1975-1989. 6. Oversize, 1980-1997. 7. Permanent Items Display, 1944, 1987. N.D.
System control number
  • OCM52986478
  • (OCoLC)52986478

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