J.J. Barlow Papers, 1964-1966
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Brief Description: This collection contains various materials such as, correspondence, newspapers, essays, audio recordings, notes and programs concerning the Black Panther Party, the civil rights movement in the United States, and African American history. Materials from the National Defense Education Act (NDEA) Institute in History at Spelman College include; teaching aids, class schedules, essays, letters, posters, several single-track tapes, four audio CDs, and reading materials.
Held at:
University Archives
Record Series Number: 01/AR0752
Created by: Barlow, J. J., Jr. (1927 - 2013)
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Acquired: 10/00/2012. 2012-033
Arrangement: This collection is arranged by material type and size. Box one contains labeled folders while Box 2 is comprised of oversized materials.
Biographical Note for Barlow, J. J., Jr. (1927 - 2013) : J. J. Barlow was born and raised in Earth, Texas. In 1955, Barlow graduated from Texas Technological College (Texas Tech.) with his Bachelors degree. In the summer of 1966, Barlow attended and participated in the NDEA Institute in History at Spelman College and continued on to become a life-long educator. He received a Masters of Education from North Texas State University (now the University of North Texas) in 1980. On February 27, 2013, J.J. Barlow passed away after a lengthy battle with cancer. He is survived by his spouse, four children and seven grandchildren.
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Subject Index
African-Americans -- History
African Americans -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Black Panther Party
Civil rights.
Spelman College
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Technical Access Notes: Portions of this collection may require special audio equipment for listening purposes. Please contact the UNT Special Collections department for more information.
Acquisition Notes: J.J. Barlow  Gift
PreferredCitation: J.J. Barlow Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revisions: This finding aid was revised in September 2017 by Hailey LaRock to clarify the collection content, amend spelling errors and dates, and add other missing information.