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Guide to the Marty Rosenbluth papers, 1980-2006 and undated

Abstract

Marty Rosenbluth was Amnesty International's area specialist for Israel/Occupied Territories in the 1980s. He is also an independent documentary film-maker.

The Marty Rosenbluth papers include publications, reports, case studies, press-releases, mailings, communications, leaflets, audiovisual recordings, and ephemera created by Palestinian and Israeli human rights groups. These groups include Al-Haq (Law in the Service of Man), Badil, B’Tselem, Hamoked (Center for the Defense of the Individual), Public Committee Against Torture in Israel, The West Bank Data Base Project, and Alternative Information Center. The papers also feature materials from Palestinian trade unions and United States-based solidarity groups, as well as unofficial, locally published first-person reports of events and conditions in the Occupied Territories.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Rosenbluth, Marty
Title
Marty Rosenbluth papers 1980-2006 and undated
Language of Material
English,, Arabic,, Hebrew
Extent
12.0 Linear Feet, Approx. 12,000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The Marty Rosenbluth papers include publications, reports, case studies, press-releases, mailings, communications, leaflets, audiovisual recordings, and ephemera created by Palestinian and Israeli human rights groups. These groups include Al-Haq (Law in the Service of Man), Badil, B’Tselem, Hamoked (Center for the Defense of the Individual), Public Committee Against Torture in Israel, The West Bank Data Base Project, and Alternative Information Center. The papers also feature materials from Palestinian trade unions and United States-based solidarity groups, as well as unofficial, locally published first-person reports of events and conditions in the Occupied Territories.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Use of these materials may require production of listening or viewing copies.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

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Contents of the Collection

[Oversized items removed to Box 11.]

Printed material,
(1-7 of 11 folders)
Box 1
Printed material,
(8-11 of 11 folders)
Box 2
Human rights reports,
Box 2
Miscellaneous reports,
(3 folders)
Box 2

[Oversized items removed to Oversize Folder OF-1 and Box 11.]

Adalah the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel,
Box 3
Badil,
(2 folders)
Box 3
Birzeit University,
Box 3
Gaza Community Mental Health Programme,
Box 3
International Center for Peace in the Middle East,
(2 folders)
Box 3
The Jerusalem Media and Communication Centre,
Box 3
LAW - the Palestine Society for the Protection of Human Rights and the Environment,
Box 3
Palestine Human Rights Information Center,
Box 4
Palestine human rights publications,
(2 folders)
Box 4
Palestine human rights publications by individuals,
Box 4
Palestine human rights, academic journals,
Box 4
Palestine human rights, various communications,
Box 4
The Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group,
Box 4
Public Committee Against Torture in Israel,
(2 folders)
Box 4

[Oversized items removed to Oversize Folder OF-2.]

Printed material,
(7 folders)
Box 5
"Human Rights Focus,"
Box 5
Various publications,
Box 6
Newsletters, press releases,
(2 folders)
Box 6
Printed material,
(3 folders)
Box 6
Annual report,
Box 6
Printed material,
(2 folders)
Box 6
Miscellaneous publications,
Box 7
"New from Within,"
(3 folders)
Box 7
"The Other Front,"
Box 7
Center for Policy Analysis on Palestine,
Box 7
Committee to Protect Journalists,
Box 7
Middle East peace groups,
Box 7
Miscellaneous communications and mailings,
Box 7
Miscellaneous fliers and pamphlets,
Box 7
Miscellaneous publications,
(3 folders)
Box 8
North American Coordinating Committee for NGOs on the Question of Palestine,
Box 8
Palestine and the U.N.,
Box 8
Physicians for Human Rights,
Box 8
Tour and trip reports,
Box 8
United Nations - Division for Palestinian Rights,
Box 8

[Oversized items removed to OF-1.]

AFL-CIO and foreign policy,
Box 8
Council of Jewish Communities in Judea, Samara, and Gaza,
Box 8
Israel Defense Forces - orders files,
Box 8
Israel Defense Forces - prosecution files,
Box 8
Israel foreign policy,
Box 8
Israel - tourism,
Box 8
Israeli militarism,
Box 8
Jewish student activism,
Box 8
Labor party and Arabs,
Box 9
Labor - pro-Israeli,
Box 9
Labor rights - Generalized System of Preferences,
(2 folders)
Box 9
Land, agriculture, settlements,
Box 9
Lands and settlements,
(2 folders)
Box 9
Lands and settlements - real estate brochures,
Box 9
Lands and settlements - water,
Box 9
Left-wing publications and propaganda,
Box 9
Palestine solidarity movement,
Box 9
Palestine trade and labor unions,
Box 9
PLO - Central Election Commission,
Box 9
PLO publications,
Box 9
Progressive Student Network,
Box 9
Pro-Israeli Christians,
Box 9
Pro-Israeli publications,
Box 9
Research notes - justice system and taxation,
Box 9
State of Israel - government publications,
Box 9

[Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Use of these materials may require production of listening or viewing copies. Please contact a reference archivist before coming to use this collection.]

16 videocassettes, 4 DVDs, 1 CD-ROM, and 1 audiocassette on social conditions and other issues surrounding Israel and Palestine.
Box 10

Oversize Materials, 1982-2006 and undated

(2 oversize folders, 1 flat box)
Publications from B'Tselem, Palestinian human rights organizations, and foreign-based solidarity groups, 1983-2006
(3 oversize folders)
Box 11
Two maps of occupation and dislocation of Palestinian settlements, map and welcome brochure for Russian emigres, 1982, 2000, 1989
Box 11 Folder OF-1
Al-Haq political poster, 2004
Box 11 Folder OF-2
Posters concerning human rights in the Israel/Palestine conflict, political movements in Latin America, and film screenings and film festivals related to human rights, 1977-1997 and undated
Box 11 Folder OF-3
Larger posters concerning human rights in the Israel/Palestine conflict, 1999 and undated
Box 11 Folder OF-4
Newspapers quoting Rosenbluth, 1982-2006
Box 11 Folder OF-5-6

Historical Note

Marty Rosenbluth was Amnesty International's area specialist for Israel/Occupied Territories in the 1980s. He is also an independent documentary film-maker.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Marty Rosenbluth papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Marty Rosenbluth papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in December 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Patrick Stawski, August 2007

Encoded by Patrick Stawski, August 2007

Updated by Paula Jeannet Mangiafico, June 2014

Accession 2006-0131 is described in this finding aid

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.