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BOX 7-8 Religious and Civic Activities, 1951-2001
Correspondence, memoranda, financial and legal records, minutes of meetings, speeches, congressional testimony, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items concerning Robinson's association with church-sponsored and interfaith organizations, his support of "minority housing" and urban renewal projects, and other community-based activities.
Arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically therein.
BOX 7 Churches and interfaith organizations
Jewish organizations
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 1963-1975, 1985, undated
Miscellaneous, 1957-1965
Miscellaneous, 1956-1968, undated
National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1954-1956, 1964-1968, undated
BOX 8 National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America, 1963-1964
Testimony before the House Appropriations Committee, 1969
Texas Association of Christian Churches, eighty-first annual assembly, 1968
United Church Men of the United Church of Christ, 1963-1965, undated
Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., founder's day dinner, 1964
Connecticut State Parole Board, 1955-1957, undated
Drug abuse, 1968-1971, undated
Education and youth, 1961-1968, 1987
"Minority housing" and urban renewal
Bahamas and Jamaica, 1964-1968
Correspondence, 1951-1968, undated
Jackie Robinson Construction Co., 1972, 1985, 2001
Jackie Robinson Garden Apartments, San Francisco, Calif., 1971
Memorial Recreation Forest, Warren County, N.C., 1964
Miscellany, 1952, 1962, 1973, undated
Puerto Rico, 1963
Testimony before the Housing Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Banking and Currency, 1967
West Side urban renewal project, 1960-1967, undated
New York State Athletic Commission, 1971, undated
Young Men's Christian Association, 1953-1957, 1963-1964
Youth activities, 1957-1969, undated
BOX 9-10 Subject File, 1953-1999
Correspondence, memoranda, financial and legal records, speeches and writings, printed matter, newspaper clippings, photocopies, and miscellaneous items relating largely to Robinson's broadcast and media activities and posthumous events.
Arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically therein.
BOX 9 Broadcast and media activities
Advertising, circa 1950s
"America's Town Meeting," radio broadcast, 1954
"Biography: Jackie Robinson," photocopies of television transcript from the Department of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1963, undated
Broadcasting companies
WNBC, New York, N.Y., radio station, director of community activities, 1953-1954
WSTC, Stamford, Conn., radio station, licensing controversy, 1971
Correspondence, 1957-1966
Licensing Corp. of America, 1961
Miscellany, 1959, 1969
Negro Actors Guild of America, 1964
Program proposals
Documentary film, 1962
"Sports Spots," undated
Sports Programs, Inc., contract for ABC-TV, 1965
Television script, undated
"Youth Wants to Know," television program, 1953, 1967
Personal requests, 1956-1972, undated
Posthumous events and legacy
Brooklyn Dodgers Fan Club, 1987
California Association of Community Colleges Sports Hall of Fame, 1984
Commemoration of breaking major league baseball's "color line," 1977, 1987, 1997
(3 folders)
Commemorative stamp, 1982, 1989
Dedication of Jackie Robinson Stadium, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1981
Jackie Robinson Foundation
Correspondence, 1989
"Jackie Robinson: A Search for Excellence," essay/poetry contest, 1988
"Jackie Robinson: An American Journey," traveling exhibit
National tour, 1987-1988
BOX 10 Printed matter, 1987
Printed matter, 1987-1991, 1997-1999, undated
Montreal Expos, 1984-1985
Newspaper clippings
African American athletes, 1979-1981, 1987-1990
Campanis, Al, 1987
Miscellaneous, 1973, 1981
Sports administration, 1987-1990
Reference material and research papers, 1982-1989
Robinson Park, Pasadena, Calif., 1975
Sculptures and statues
Jackie Robinson sculpture project, 1984-1985
Jersey City, N.J., 1998
Montreal, Canada, memorial statue, 1988-1990
U.S. Sports Academy, Daphne, Ala., Jackie Robinson medallion, 1986-1987
Recreational activities, 1964
State department tour proposals, 1956-1961, undated
BOX 10-15 Speeches and Writings, 1934-1999
Correspondence, drafts and outlines, literary contracts, notes and research material, royalty statements, book reviews, printed matter, newspaper clippings, photocopies, and miscellaneous items concerning articles, books, and speeches by and about Robinson.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and chronologically therein.
BOX 10 Agents and associates
Duckett, Alfred, 1968-1971
Lester Lewis Associates, 1960, 1968-1969
Correspondence and contracts, 1954-1968
Drafts, 1948, 1962-1970, undated
Photocopies from the Richard M. Nixon Papers, 1958-1960, undated
Correspondence and contracts, 1961-1963
Baseball Has Done It
Correspondence and contract, 1963-1964
Draft, 1964
Chapters 1-5
BOX 11 Chapters 6-23
(3 folders)
Royalty statement, 1970
Breakthrough to the Big League
Correspondence and reviews, 1965-1966
Draft, undated
I Never Had It Made
Correspondence, 1970-1971, undated
Drafts, 1971, undated
(2 folders)
Notes and research material, 1968, undated
Reviews, 1972
"My Greatest Day," unpublished
Drafts, undated
Outline, undated
"The Next Frontier for the American Business Community and the Negro," unpublished, 1965-1967
Unidentified outline, 1969
BOX 12 Motion picture, The Jackie Robinson Story, 1952-1958, 1982, undated
Addresses and speeches
Baseball and sports
100 Per Cent Wrong Club, Atlanta, Ga., 1954-1956
Drafts and printed matter, 1962, undated
Sport magazine, twenty-fifth anniversary top performers award, 1971
Business community and economic opportunity, 1956-1971, undated
Civil rights, 1957-1971, undated
(3 folders)
Commencement addresses, 1954, 1962, 1969-1972, undated
Drug addiction, 1972, undated
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