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BOX X:1054-1461 Part X: Legal Department, 1927-2002
The records of the Legal Department span mostly from 1980 to 2000 and document the NAACP’s litigation efforts, its role as in-house counsel to branch chapters and the national office, and research on issues involving discrimination and segregation.
Arranged into five subseries
BOX X:1054-1102 Branches, 1963-1996
Dating mostly from 1982 to 1990, the Branches subseries documents interactions between the Legal Department and branch chapters seeking counsel for issues at the local level. The files involve consultation with the department regarding administrative documents such as contracts, leases, constitutions, permits, and proposals; assistance with election disputes; branch complaints; permissions for boycotts and demonstrations; and requests for legal aid of individual members.
Material types include correspondence, memoranda, news clippings, notes, proposals, contracts, reports, complaints, and photographs.
Arranged alphabetically by state or regional conference and thereunder by branch chapter.
BOX X:1054 California
BOX X:1054 Miscellaneous branches, 1982-1990
BOX X:1054 San Jose, 1981-1992
BOX X:1055 San Jose, 1981-1992
BOX X:1055 Stockton, 1969, 1986-1988
(3 folders)
BOX X:1055 Victor Valley, 1988-1989
BOX X:1055 Colorado
BOX X:1055 Colorado Springs, 1980-1990
(2 folders)
BOX X:1056 Colorado Springs, 1980-1990
BOX X:1056 Denver, multiple branches, 1982-1989
BOX X:1056 Colorado-Wyoming State Conference, 1975-1988
(5 folders)
BOX X:1056 Connecticut
BOX X:1056 Connecticut State Conference, 1983-1989
BOX X:1056 Greater New Haven, 1985-1992
BOX X:1057 Greater New Haven, 1985-1992
BOX X:1057 Miscellaneous branches, 1982-1989
BOX X:1057 Norwalk, 1984-1985
(2 folders)
BOX X:1057 Stamford, 1982-1989
BOX X:1057 Waterbury, 1991
BOX X:1057 Delaware
BOX X:1057 Central Delaware, 1986-1988
BOX X:1057 Delaware State Conference, 1974-1979, 1986-1993
BOX X:1057 Wilmington, 1982-1989
BOX X:1057 Department of Labor, 1984-1985
BOX X:1058 European Conference of Branches, 1988-1990
BOX X:1058 Florida
BOX X:1058 Central Brevard County, 1988
BOX X:1058 Charlotte County (Punta Gorda), 1985-1989
BOX X:1058 Florida State Conference, 1982-1990
(3 folders)
BOX X:1058 Fort Lauderdale, 1982-1990
(4 folders)
BOX X:1059 Jackson County (Marianna), 1982-1983
BOX X:1059 Jacksonville, 1982-1989
BOX X:1059 Manatee County, 1992-1993
BOX X:1059 Miami-Dade, 1982-1990
(2 folders)
BOX X:1059 Miscellaneous branches, 1972-1993
BOX X:1059 Okaloosa County, 1985-1991
BOX X:1059 Orange County, 1986-1992
BOX X:1060 St. Augustine, 1983-1985
BOX X:1060 St. Petersburg, 1983-1987
BOX X:1060 Seminole County, 1981-1988
(2 folders)
BOX X:1060 Suwanee County (Live Oak), 1982-1983
BOX X:1060 Tallahassee, 1985-1989
BOX X:1060 Tri-County, 1984
BOX X:1060 Georgia
BOX X:1060 Atlanta, 1983-1987
BOX X:1060 Augusta, 1984-1989
BOX X:1061 Bartow County, 1984-1988
BOX X:1061 Ben Hill-Irwin County, 1983-1984
BOX X:1061 Bleckley County, 1985
BOX X:1061 Brunswick, 1982-1984
BOX X:1061 Cobb County, 1983-1989
BOX X:1061 Coffee County, 1983-1985
BOX X:1061 Colquitt County, 1983-1988
BOX X:1061 Columbia, 1982-1985
BOX X:1061 Cordele-Crisp County, 1984-1985
BOX X:1061 Decatur County, 1987
BOX X:1061 Dougherty County, 1984-1987
BOX X:1061 Georgia State Conference, 1982-1991
BOX X:1061 Lamar County, 1985
BOX X:1061 Miscellaneous branches, 1982-1990
BOX X:1062 Taylor County, 1986-1991
BOX X:1062 Wilcox, 1985-1987
BOX X:1062 Wrightsville, 1991
BOX X:1062 Hawaii, Honolulu, 1980-1990
(5 folders)
BOX X:1063 Hawaii, Honolulu, 1980-1990
BOX X:1063 Idaho, Boise, 1987
BOX X:1063 Idaho-Nevada-Utah State Conference, 1990
BOX X:1063 Illinois
BOX X:1063 Carbondale, 1979-1989
(2 folders)
BOX X:1063 Chicago Far-South Suburban, 1983-1989
BOX X:1063 Chicago Southside, 1982-1990
(2 folders)
BOX X:1063 Decatur, 1984-1989
BOX X:1064 East St. Louis, 1975-1991
(2 folders)
BOX X:1064 Evanston, 1984-1992
(2 folders)
BOX X:1064 Freeport, 1986-1988
BOX X:1064 Illinois State Conference, 1985-1990
BOX X:1065 Jefferson County, 1980-1990
(2 folders)
BOX X:1065 Miscellaneous branches, 1982-1987
BOX X:1065 North Chicago, 1979-1987
(2 folders)
BOX X:1065 Peoria, 1983-1991
BOX X:1065 Rock Island County, 1982-1983
BOX X:1065 Springfield, 1985-1989
BOX X:1066 Indiana
BOX X:1066 Evansville, 1984-1989
BOX X:1066 Fayette-Rush County, 1982-1986
BOX X:1066 Fort Wayne, 1983-1988
BOX X:1066 Gary, 1982-1992
(4 folders)
BOX X:1067 Indiana State Conference, 1982-1986
BOX X:1067 Indianapolis, 1982-1990
(3 folders)
BOX X:1067 Madison County, 1983-1985
BOX X:1067 Miscellaneous branches, 1983-1991
BOX X:1067 Monroe County, 1983-1989
BOX X:1068 Monroe County, 1983-1989
(4 folders)
BOX X:1068 Richmond, 1984-1985
BOX X:1068 Iowa
BOX X:1068 Black Hawk County, 1982-1985
BOX X:1068 Cedar Rapids, 1983-1984
BOX X:1068 Des Moines, 1980-1988
BOX X:1068 Iowa State Conference, 1984
BOX X:1068 Iowa State Penitentiary, 1984
BOX X:1068 Sioux City, 1989
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