The Ed Ferguson Oregon Anti-Apartheid Scrapbook documents the protest and educational campaign led by the Oregon State University (OSU) African Students' Association in response to OSU wrestling coach Dale Thomas' association with the South African wrestling community. Ed Ferguson, a specialist in African history, was a faculty member in the History Department at Oregon State University from 1979 to 1991.
0.1 cubic foot; 1 box
Additional materials documenting anti-apartheid protests in Oregon are part of the African Activist Archive at Michigan State University. Additional materials documenting apartheid protests and South African disinvestment at Oregon State University are part of the Associated Students of Oregon State University (ASOSU) Records (RG 011). The Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers also include items pertaining to the apartheid protests.