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Public Statements, 1961-2000

 Series 2

This series is comprised of speeches in various forms (notes, outlines, rough drafts, edited drafts, and final versions), interviews, testimony, statements, and articles of three directors of the Civil Rights Department: Donald Slaiman, William Pollard, and Richard Womack. It contains printed, near print, and manuscript material (notes, speeches, articles, and transcripts). Speeches may be duplicated in other series and there may be speeches elsewhere that are not duplicated in this series.


  • 1961-2000

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections reading room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.


2.25 Linear Feet


The series is divided into three Sub-Series, by director:

Sub-Series 1
Donald Slaiman, 1961-1969
Sub-Series 2
William Pollard, 1974-1978
Sub-Series 3
Richard Womack, 1997-2000

Processing Information

Obvious duplicates were discarded and rusting paperclips and rubber bands were replaced with plastic clips or staples.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742