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Black Alumni/ae of MIT records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0385

Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, minutes, and agendas from Black Alumni/ae of MIT (BAMIT) executive committee meetings, BAMIT annual national meetings, and MIT alumni officers conferences. Also included are correspondence, conference brochures, and biographies of speakers from MIT Black student conferences.


  • Creation: 1973 - 2017


Access note

This collection is open.

Conditions Governing Use

Access to collections in the Department of Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Please see the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for permission information. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection or MIT.

Biographical / Historical

Black Alumni/ae of MIT (BAMIT) was established in 1979. Its purpose is to serve as a resource and provide support to Black students, faculty, and staff at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and to serve as a communication network for alumni/ae.


0.6 Cubic Feet (2 manuscript boxes)

2 item(s) (2 archived websites)

Language of Materials



Materials are stored off-site. Advance notice is required for use.

Processing Information note

Some collection descriptions are based on legacy data and may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies. Description may change pending verification. Please contact the MIT Department of Distinctive Collections if you notice any errors or discrepancies.


Preliminary Inventory to the Records of Black Alumni/ae of MIT
Data Entry In Progress
Susan Storch
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections Repository

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Libraries
Building 14N-118
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Cambridge MA 02139-4307 US