Document Description: Preston Dobbins created the Black Student Movement (BSM) on November 7, 1967 by leading the vote to disassemble the campus chapter of the NAACP and create the BSM. This statement of purpose for the BSM was handwritten by Dobbins a month later, when the BSM filed for official recognition from the University as a student organization.68_bsm-first-application_vcstudentaffairs_bsm
Organization: Black Student Movement
Document Type: Statement of Purpose
Creator: Black Student Movement
Campus Space: Lenoir Hall and Manning Hall
Citation: Black Student Movement Statement of Purpose in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1920-2004 (#40124), University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.