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African American

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Wilmer Amina Carter papers

Identifier: SC-005

This collection documents the personal and professional life of Wilmer Amina Carter, former Assembly member representing the 62nd District in the California Assembly and retired Board member of the Rialto Unified School District. The collection primarily consists of vertical files (e.g., press clippings, computer printouts, fliers, newsletters, documents, and photographs) created and maintained by Carter documenting her life and involvement in the Inland Empire’s Black community.

Dates: 1980-2012, undated

John Coleman papers

Identifier: SC-021

This collection primarily contains photographs photographic prints, photograph albums, and digital photographs taken by local "community photograher" John Coleman of Inland Empire (Calif.) events, people, and organizations with a primary focus on the region's African American community. Also includes programs, fliers, and other materials collected by Coleman pertaining to events and organizations in the Inland Empire cities of Redlands, San Bernardino, and Riverside.

Dates: circa 1990-2020

Westside Action Group records

Identifier: SC-004

This collection contains press clippings, correspondence, programs, agendas, minutes, photographs, and other materials pertaining to the Westside Action Group (WAG), a political action group based in San Bernardino, California that advocates for the African American community.

Dates: 1963-2015, undated; Majority of material found in 1980-2007