Randolph, A. Philip, 1889-1979

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Civil rights leader and President of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Randolph died in 1979.

From the guide to the A. Philip Randolph collection, 1940-1978, (The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn The, Daily Worker, and, The Daily World, Photographs Collection, Bulk, 1930-1990, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
creatorOf A. Philip Randolph collection, 1940-1978 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Conference Records, 1965 - 1966 Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Constance Baker Motley Papers MS 110., 1948-1988 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Franklin D. Roosevelt White House Office Transcripts Collection. 8/22/1940 - 10/10/1940. Transcripts of White House office conversations
referencedIn Social Democrats, USA Records, 1937-1994, (Bulk 1970-1994) David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom John F. Kennedy Library
referencedIn International Ladies Garment Workers Union. Louis Stulberg, President. Correspondence, 1945-1977 [bulk 1966-1975]. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn Posters Advertising U.S. Postal Service Commemorative Stamps, 1977 - 1991 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Charles Abrams papers, 1923-1970. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Fannia M. Cohn papers, 1914-1962 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Norman Thomas papers, 1904-1967, 1933-1967 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Committee against Jim Crow in Military Service and Training records, 1947-1950 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Harmon Foundation Collection. 1922 - 1967. "Portraits of Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Painted by Two Women Artists". 1943 - 1963. A. Philip Randolph
referencedIn Inter-Racial Conference (New Haven, Conn.) (Zeta Psi Fraternity House, New Haven, Conn). Proceedings. 1927. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Papers, 1925-1972 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1975. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Antioch Review mss., 1940-2007 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn "Portraits of Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Painted by Two Women Artists", ca. 1943 - ca. 1963 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Leaders marching from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial]
referencedIn Memorandum for the Files of June 24, 1958 by Rocco C. Siciliano Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Papers, 1950-1995 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters' meetings [sound recording]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Adelaide Schulkind Frank person
associatedWith American federation of labor corporateBody
associatedWith Antioch review. corporateBody
associatedWith A. Philip Randolph Campus High School (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Aronson, Arnold, 1911-1998 person
associatedWith Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. corporateBody
associatedWith Charles Abrams 1902-1970. person
alumnusOrAlumnaOf City University of New York. City College corporateBody
associatedWith Cohn, Fannia M. (Fannia Mary), 1885- person
associatedWith Committee Against Jim Crow in Military Service and Training corporateBody
associatedWith Communist Party of the United States of America. corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Cookman Institute (Jacksonville, Fla.) corporateBody
associatedWith GERDA LERNER, 1920- person
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. President's Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Inter-Racial Conference (New Haven, Conn.) (Zeta Psi Fraternity House, New Haven, Conn) corporateBody
founderOf Leadership Conference on Civil Rights corporateBody
participantIn March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Motley, Constance Baker, 1921-2005 person
correspondedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
associatedWith Owen, Chandler, 1889-1967 person
associatedWith Social Democrats, USA corporateBody
associatedWith Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968 person
associatedWith United States. Committee on Fair Employment Practice corporateBody
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
associatedWith Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York City NY US
Jacksonville FL US
United States
Subject
Civil rights workers
African Americans--Civil rights
Discrimination in employment--United States
Working class--United States
Labor laws and legislation--United States
Labor unions--Railroads--United States
African American labor union members
Labor unions--Porters--United States
Civil rights--United States
Occupation
Civil rights workers
Labor leaders
Editors
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Birth 1889-04-15

Death 1979-05-16

Americans

English

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