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Project Remember files

 Series
Identifier: GV051-02

Abstract

Project Remember, under the direction of visiting professor of history Don Campbell and the University Archives, was established in 1991 to document West Michigan's and the University's experience with the Persian Gulf War. In particular, it hoped to record the experiences of the West Michigan community, the approximately 34 students serving in the Persian Gulf from Grand Valley, and reaction of the campus community to war. The Project Remember files includes project files, press articles and clippings about the project and the war, correspondence from enlistees and their families, correspondence from politicians, reference files, materials submitted by the community, and 3 audio tapes and 1 diary from students. Audio-tapes were transcribed in 2011. Video tape student satire TV show, "2 You from GVSU", dedicated to the troops (2 copies).

Dates

  • 1991-1993

Creator

Access to Material

Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.

Publication Rights

For information on copyright or permissions for this collection, contact Grand Valley State University Special Collections.

Extent

0.7 Linear feet (3 boxes)

Related Materials

Veterans History Project (RHC-27)
Title
Project Remember files
Author
Special Collections & University Archives
Date
2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Grand Valley State University Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
Seidman House
1 Campus Drive
Allendale MI 49401 United States
616-331-8726