The question of who and how we remember is fundamentally an issue of social justice.
Being a Unitarian Universalist archive involves more than simply collecting UU materials; it means applying our UU values and principles to how the archive functions. One way we do that is through our Special Collections. Our special collections are gatherings of archival materials produced by a specific community traditionally excluded from the archival record. Special collections are a vital part of the Meadville Lombard Archives and Special Collections because they empower communities underserved by archives to preserve and make accessible their history.
Our special collections can be accessed in a variety of ways. All archival material that is part of a special collection is listed on the Physical Collections and/or Digital Collections pages of this guide. If you would like to access archival material and resources from a particular special collection, click on the special collection's logo below.
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