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Civil Rights Marches, Demonstrations, and Lobbying Activities to Promote Civil Rights Legislation at National and Local Levels, 1917-1966, bulk 1950-1963. (continued)
Selma, Ala., march, 1965 (continued)
Call No.: LOT 13099, nos. 96-106 (F)
Freedom Fund Drive, Membership Campaign, and NAACP Rally in Harlem, (New York, N.Y.), during the summer of 1961.
Call No.: LOT 13100 (F)
Includes NAACP staff and volunteers soliciting memberships at NAACP donation tables set up in the street; people posting membership signs at area beauty salons and barber shops; workers at NAACP offices answering phones; a parade and NAACP-sponsored rally in front of the Hotel Theresa. Some photos taken at the rally show a Black Muslim counterdemonstration with some people carrying signs depicting Patrice Lumumba and others with signs marked "Integration, no, separation yes." Two images from this group depict Malcolm X talking with NAACP youth secretary Herbert Wright. Includes several photos of a celebrity, possibly Dinah Washington, talking with people at a NAACP membership table on the street, a few photos of A. Philip Randolph and Roy Wilkins at the rally. 15 contact sheets (363 images); 27 photographic prints. Organized into two categories: Contact sheets; Enlargements.
Contact sheets
Call No.: LOT 13100, nos. 1-15 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13100, nos. 16-42 (F)
International activities, people, and places of interest to the NAACP.
Delegates and Activities at International Congresses, 1944-1960.
Call No.: LOT 13101 (F)
Includes photos of the Conference Africaine Française in Brazzaville, some of which depict Charles DeGaulle and Governor-General Félix Eboué of French equatorial Africa; trade union leaders at meetings; West Indies National Council Vice President Richard Moore speaking at a meeting in San Francisco, Calif., on independence for the Caribbean and India; one photo shows Ralph Bunche at a United Nations meeting on Israeli-Jordan relations. 27 photographic prints. Organized chronologically.
Conference Africaine Française, Brazzaville, Congo
Call No.: LOT 13101, nos. 1-15 (F)
World Trade Union Congress, London, England, Feb.
Call No.: LOT 13101, no. 16 (F)
World Youth Conference, London, England, Nov.
Call No.: LOT 13101, nos. 17-18 (F)
Free India Meeting
Call No.: LOT 13101, nos. 19-20 (F)
Mount Holyoke College, Institute on the U.N.
Call No.: LOT 13101, no. 21 (F)
Unite d Nations Israeli-Jordan meeting
Call No.: LOT 13101, no. 22 (F)
Second Triennial Conference of the World Assembly of Youth, Singapore, Malaya, 15-24 Aug.
Call No.: LOT 13101, nos. 230-24 (F)
Se minar on Tropical Africa, Hampton Institute, Hampton, Va.
Call No.: LOT 13101, nos. 25-28 (F)
Views, Daily Activities, and People from Various Countries in Africa, South America, and the West Indies, ca. 1933-1953, bulk 1943-1950.
Call No.: LOT 13102 (F) (H)
Emphasis is on the countries of Ecuador, Ethiopia, Haiti, Liberia, and Nigeria. Subjects include: destruction and rebuilding after the Ecuador earthquake of 1949; Ethiopian priests at the Vatican; Ethiopian soldiers of the Italian army; views of Liberian President Edwin Barclay at official gatherings, and a few of U.S. ambassador to Liberia Edward Dudley; Haitian cultural and educational buildings; street scenes in Port-au-Prince; portraits of Haitian President Elie Lescot alone, and with his family at the Palace; portraits of other Haitian government and military officials; Walter White with U.S. military and Haitian government officials, possibly at ceremonies associated with the Haitian bicentennial of 1950. Photos of Nigeria include postcard views of the "capping" ceremony for Prince Falolu in Lagos and some city views of Ibadan; American soldiers watching Nigerian villagers dry cocoa beans and being greeted by villagers while touring a village marketplace. One photo of Roy Wilkins with Somali Youth League members. Also includes portraits of several African tribal chiefs; laborers in various countries, and general activities of village and city life. 154 photographic prints; 1 print (poster). Organized into four geographic categories: Africa (arranged alphabetically by country); South America (arranged alphabetically by country); West Indies (arranged alphabetically by country); Unidentified.
Dji bouti
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 1-8 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 9-13 (F)
Ethiopians at the Vatican
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 14-22 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 23 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 24 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 25-38 (F)
Liberia, U.S. Ambassador to
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 39 (H)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 40-58 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 59-61 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 62-69 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 70-71 (F)
Miscellaneous, 1943-1951
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 72-80 (F)
South America
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 81 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 82-93 (F)
Ecuador--United Nations poster "Relief to Ecuador"
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 94 (H)
West Indies
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 95-98 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 99-128 (F)
Haiti Bicentennial, 1950
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 129-140 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 141-142 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 143-145 (F)
Virgin Islands (nos. 146-148 are in color)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 146-148 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, no. 149 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13102, nos. 150-151 (F)
Photographs related to the NAACP's efforts to integrate the armed forces. African American contributions, both male and female, to the various branches of the armed services. The bulk documents World War II period.
African American Women in the Military Services, during World War II, 1943-1951, bulk 1943-1945.
Call No.: LOT 13103 (F)
Emphasis is on activities of the Army Nurses Corps and the Women's Army (Auxiliary) Corps at bases in Australia, England, France, and the United States. Activities include training, recruitment, clerical work, and recreation, such as army nurses playing cards and knitting, and a WAAC band in a parade. Includes portraits of officers and new recruits. Prominent people depicted include Mary McLeod Bethune at a National Civilian Advisory Committee luncheon, Fort Des Moines, Iowa; Joe Louis welcoming a group of new WAAC enlistees; and Walter White visiting the Fort Des Moines, Iowa, training center. 76 photographic prints. Organized into five subject categories: Army Nurse Corps; Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAACs), later called Women's Army Corps (WACs); Women in the Air Force (WAFs); Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES); Miscellaneous, Atlanta Army Services Forces Department.
Army Nurse Corps
Arrival in Australia
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 1-5 (F)
European Theater of Operations (ETO) nurses in England
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 6-13 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 14-21 (F)
Fort Benning, Ga.
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 22-24 (F)
Fort Des Moines, Iowa, training center
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 25-40 (F)
6888th Unit
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 41-43 (F)
Transportation Corps, New York post
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 44-51 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 52-63 (F)
Call No.: LOT 13103, no. 64 (F)
WAVES, 1944
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 65-74 (F)
Miscellaneous, Atlanta Army Service Forces Department
Call No.: LOT 13103, nos. 75-76 (F)
African American Army Air Force Pilots, Mechanics, and Officers at Tuskegee Army Air Field, Alabama, 1941-1945.
Call No.: LOT 13104 (F)
Emphasis is on training classes and activities for Tuskegee Army Flying School and portraits of officers, cadets, and other personnel at Tuskegee. Includes five photos showing African American officers being held under arrest at Freemen Field, Ind., for refusing to comply with segregation policies imposed by the base. Includes a few photos of women--the post librarian and "Miss Tuskegee Army Air Field." 41 photographic prints. Organized into three subject categories: General activities; Freeman Air Field mutiny; Individual and group portraits.
General activities
Call No.: LOT 13104, nos. 1-16 (F)
Freeman Air Field mutiny
Call No.: LOT 13104, nos. 17-21 (F)
Individual and group portraits
Call No.: LOT 13104, nos. 22-41 (F)
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