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Major accessions to repositories in 2020 relating to Black and Minority Ethnic History

Local

Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Makhdoom Chishti (fl1980-1990), founder of the Birmingham Pakistani Sports Forum: documents rel to the organisation and games/tournaments played in Birmingham and across the country, and Pakistani sports such as Kabaddi, Gulli-Danda and Carrom 1980s-1990s (MS 4994 (2020/013))

Brent Archives

  • Nadia Nervo (fl2003-2020), artist and photographer: behind the scenes photographs of Windrush 70 - Brents Pioneering Windrush Generation exhibition 2018 (ACC/2020/17)
  • Salusbury World Refugee Centre, Kilburn: collection of personal memories of 20 refugee families collated as part of the 20:20 Stories of Moving Lineage exhibition displayed at the Library at Willesden Green 2019-2020 (ACC/2020/22)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Bashir Maan (1926-2019), politician, businessman, judge, community worker and writer: correspondence and personal papers 1940s-2000s (T-CH)

Gwent Archives

  • Ta'aleem Alnyssa Community Group, Newport: minutes, financial accounts, reports of activities and printed literature 2000-2015 (D6553)

Hackney Archives

  • Charles C. Collins (b1937), Reggae pioneer: personal, campaign and working papers, incl work with the 4 Aces nightclub, the New Cross Fire Parent's Committee and musical work nd (2020/90)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Community Activist: various material incl fliers, pamphlets, minutes, posters, t-shirts and other items relating to activism in London and Manchester. Much of the material is feminist in nature, but also incl eco and green issues, anti racism, left wing, peace movement (access restrictions apply by request of the depositor) 2008-2019 (GB127.2020/5)

Portsmouth History Centre

  • Portsmouth Race Equality Network Organisation: papers 2003-2006 (3313A)

National

Jersey Archive

  • Material rel to the Black Lives Matter protest held at the Peoples park on 6th June 2020, incl photographs and placards 2020 (JA/3605)

Special

Bishopsgate Institute

  • On the Record, not-for-profit co-operative: Fighting SUS project archive, incl oral histories and accompanying material on the history of Stop and Search 2018-2019 (FS)

University

Abertay University Archives

  • Abu Karim (fl 1967-2020), former student at Dundee Technical College: interview about the life of his friend, former jute manufacture student Kalam Chowdhury, incl why he came to Dundee from East Pakistan, the career he had in Dundee, the positive effect of religion on his life, and his contribution to the community 2020 (ACC063)
  • Kader Chowdhury (fl 2020), son of Kalam Chowdhury, former jute manufacture student at Dundee Technical College: interview rel to the life of Kalam Chowdhury, incl why he came to Dundee from East Pakistan, the career he had in Dundee, the positive effect of religion on his life, his contribution to the community 2020 (ACC062)
  • Sumant Mathure (fl 1987-1992), former Mechanical Engineering Research Student at the Dundee Institute of Technology: Memories Re-animated interview rel to his time studying at the College, his journey from India to Dundee, and the work he did on continuous casting with precious metals 2020 (ACC068)
  • Abu Karim (fl 1967-2020), former student at Dundee Technical College: articles, "From Dacca to Dundee", about his journey to Dundee to study textiles at the College in 1972, and his subsequent life in the city 2020 (ACC088)

Manchester University: Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre

  • Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Education Trust: oral history with members of the North West Islamic Media Forum 2020 (2020/3)
  • Drew Ellery (fl 2020): Black Lives Matter Protest photographs, Manchester 2020 (2020/7)
  • Inara Andre (fl 2020): Black Lives Matter Protest photographs, Manchester 2020 (2020/8)
  • Maya Sharma (fl 2020): reflection on 2020 Black Lives Matter protests, media coverage and participant involvement 2020 (2020/14)
  • Idiris Sheikhnur (fl 2020): reflection on a peaceful protest on the anniversary of the death of Shukri Abdi (d2019), Somalian refugee 2020 (2020/15)