Scope and Contents
This collection gathers texts, photographs, newspaper articles, witness accounts, and ephemera relating to the Brixton uprisings in 1981 and related uprisings in Birmingham, Croxteth and Southall. The collection comprises community newsletters, grass roots newspapers, police reports, liberation and defence campaign literature, press cuttings and extracts from right wing inclined national tabloids and leftist pamphlets.
- Creation: 1981
7 folders and 3 oversized folders
Language of Materials
Collection has been gathered together by BCA archivists during cataloguing in January 2009 to bring together the number of small deposits on this subject.
- Black Cultural Archives: Brixton Uprisings
- Black Cultural Archives
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