Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

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Civil rights leader and journalist; d. 1981.

From the description of Papers, 1915-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 31605113

Roy Wilkins was born in St. Louis, Missouri, grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Minnesota. Wilkins edited the KANSAS CITY CALL, a Black newspaper, from 1923 to 1931. Wilkins became Assistant Secretary of the NAACP in 1931 and became Executive Secretary in 1955. Under his leadership the NAACP grew to 350,000 members.

From the description of Letter, 1969, June 4. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122543335

Civil rights leader and journalist. Died 1981.

From the description of Papers of Roy Wilkins, 1901-1980 (bulk 1932-1980). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069495

Civil rights leader.

From the description of Reminiscences of Roy Wilkins : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309727694

From the description of Reminiscences of Roy Wilkins : oral history. 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122527276

Biographical Note

  • 1901, Aug. 30: Born, St. Louis, Mo.
  • 1906: Moved to St. Paul, Minn.
  • 1923: A.B., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • 1923 - 1932 : Journalist and managing editor, Kansas City Call
  • 1929: Married Aminda Badeau
  • 1931 - 1949 : Assistant to secretary, NAACP
  • 1934 - 1949 : Editor, Crisis
  • 1949: Acting executive secretary, NAACP
  • 1950 - 1955 : Administrator, NAACP
  • 1955 - 1965 : Executive secretary, NAACP
  • 1965 - 1977 : Executive director, NAACP
  • 1969: Awarded Medal of Freedom
  • 1977: Retired
  • 1981, Sept. 8: Died, New York, N.Y.

From the guide to the Roy Wilkins Papers, 1901-1980, (bulk 1932-1980), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Jackson, Lillie May Caroll, 1889-1975. Papers. 1957-1975. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Looby, Z. Alexander (Zephaniah Alexander), 1899-1972. Zephaniah Alexander Looby papers, 1922-1981. Lincoln Memorial University Library, Carnegie-Vincent Library
referencedIn Columbia University Oral History Collection. Collection. 1952-1960. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
creatorOf Casimir, J. R. Ralph. J. R. Casimir papers, 1919-1981. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. Reminiscences of Roy Wilkins : oral history. 1957. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf PRESS CONFERENCE USA WITH GUEST ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Noel Francis Parrish Papers, 1894-1987, (bulk 1930-1987) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951. Mary White Ovington papers, 1854-1948. Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban Affairs
referencedIn Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Leaders of the march leading marchers down the street.] United States. National Archives and Records Administration
contributorOf PERSPECTIVE: A CONVERSATION WITH ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Committee on Civil Rights in Metropolitan New York. 1950-66. Archives. 1949-66. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Bayard Rustin Papers, 1942-1987, (bulk 1963-1980) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Levi, Edward (Attorney General) - Interview, 1/24/78 Gerald R. Ford Library
referencedIn SOLIDARITY MARCH HILITES #4: ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf PRESS CONFERENCE USA WITH GUEST ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN #6: ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Johnson, Guy Benton, 1901-1991. [Collection of print materials pertaining to school desegregation in North Carolina]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Jackson, [Mississippi] - 157-7005-v.1 [Classification - Civil Unrest] -- Visit of Roy Wilkins, Executive Director, NAACP, to MS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Records, 1842-1999, (bulk 1919-1991) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
44-30806, Mississippi (1965-1967) Charles Evers arrested; Roy Wilkins; protest march in Natchez United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters records, 1920-1968 (bulk 1950-1968). Library of Congress
referencedIn National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees. Series 6, Subseries 4. Bayard Rustin interview, 1977. Cornell University Library
contributorOf Civil Rights Panel Discussion United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Newman, Edwin H. Papers, 1944-1978. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf ADDRESS BY ROY WILKINS OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE (NAACP) United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Feild, John G., 1922-2006. Papers. 1952-1963. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
creatorOf Boyle, Sarah-Patton, 1906-. Papers of Sarah-Patton Boyle 1938-1988 (bulk 1944-1975). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Kester, Howard, 1904-1977. Howard Kester papers, 1923-1972. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1924-1985. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove (Washington, D.C.). Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1974. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Photograph of President Lyndon B. Johnson Meeting with Civil Rights Leaders and Others in the Cabinet Room
creatorOf Message from the Chinese People's Committee for World Peace and Response Letter from Roy Wilkins United States. National Archives and Records Administration
Issues and Answers, 6/29/75 - Roy Wilkins and Margaret Bush Wilson of the NAACP Gerald R. Ford Library
creatorOf ROY WILKINS SPEECH IN LOS ANGELES United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Materials Relating to "The President: July 1967" Project , 7/1/1967 - 7/31/1967 Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Rauh, Joseph L., 1911-. Joseph L. Rauh papers, 1913-1994 (bulk 1950-1984). Library of Congress
referencedIn Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979. A. Philip Randolph papers, 1909-1979 (bulk 1941-1968). Library of Congress
creatorOf National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Audio materials, 1956-1977 [sound recording]. Library of Congress
creatorOf Kilpatrick, James Jackson, 1920-2010. James J. Kilpatrick papers [manuscript], 1925-1966 (bulk 1950-1966). University of Virginia. Library
ROY WILKINS IN LONDON AND BERLIN United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Roberts, Bruce, 1930-. Roberts, Bruce, photographic archive, 1948-1989. University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
editorOf Photograph of White House Meeting with Civil Rights Leaders. June 22, 1963
referencedIn News of the Day (July 31)
referencedIn Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987. Papers of Bayard Rustin, 1942-1987 (bulk 1963-1980). Library of Congress
referencedIn Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993. Papers, 1949-1991 (bulk 1961-1991). Library of Congress
referencedIn Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. Records of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights, 1943-1991 (bulk 1960-1987). Library of Congress
referencedIn Roy Wilkins: The Right to Dignity United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn President Ronald Reagan's Remarks and Presentation of the Congressional Gold Medal to Civil Rights Activist Roy Wilkins and accepted by his wife, Aminda Wilkins in the Roosevelt Room Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
referencedIn Young, Whitney M. Papers, 1960-1977. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Joseph L. Rauh Papers, 1913-1994, (bulk 1950-1984) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Thurgood Marshall Papers, 1949-1991, (bulk 1961-1991) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf PRESS CONFERENCE USA WITH ROY WILKINS, NAACP SECRETARY United States. National Archives and Records Administration
contributorOf "For Freedom Now" Civil Rights Symposium 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 Papers of Betty Friedan, 1933-1985 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People - Roy Wilkins Tribute Gerald R. Ford Library
referencedIn Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Records, 1943-1991, (bulk 1960-1987) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Fellowship Commission. Photographs, 1946-1985 (Inclusive Dates). Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Arthur B. Spingarn Papers, 1850-1970, (bulk 1920-1955) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938. James Weldon Johnson and Grace Nail Johnson papers, circa 1850-2005 (bulk 1900-1976). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Loren Miller papers, 1876-2003, 1932-1966 Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
referencedIn DISTINGUISHED AMERICANS #6: ROY WILKINS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE (NAACP) United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Berl Bernhard Papers. 1958 - 1972. Records Related to the John F. Kennedy Library
contributorOf Correspondence Between Roy Wilkins and President Harry S. Truman, with Related Material Harry S. Truman Library
creatorOf Pound, Roscoe, 1870-1964. Papers, 1888-1964. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People - Roy Wilkins Tribute Gerald R. Ford Library
creatorOf National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Ohio Branch. Records 1931-1973. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn American Committee on Africa. Archives 1948-1988. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn SUMMARY OF CIVIL RIGHTS CONFERENCE WITH ROY WILKINS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock), 1901?-1979. Papers, 1927-1979 (inclusive) 1934-1979 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Horne, Frank Smith, 1899-1974. Papers. 1927-74. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn The, Daily Worker, and, The Daily World, Photographs Collection, Bulk, 1930-1990, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Philadelphia Branch (Pa.). Records, 1943-1963. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. Letter, 1969, June 4. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993. Thurgood Marshall papers, 1949-1991 (bulk 1961-1991). Library of Congress
creatorOf Boyle, Sarah-Patton, 1906-. Papers of Sarah-Patton Boyle, 1949-1970. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Emanuel Celler Papers, 1924-1973, (bulk 1945-1973) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Records, 1966-1979 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People speaking.]
Letter, Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, to President Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Jackson, [Mississippi] - 157-11656-v.1 [Classification - Civil Unrest] -- Visit of Roy Wilkins Executive Director, NAACP to MS to Participate in Protest March at Clarksdale, MS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf ADDRESS BY ROY WILKINS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE (NAACP) United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Smith, Donald H. Collected speeches and interviews [sound recording], 1955-1963. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Peyser, Annette H., 1921-1977. Annette H. Peyser papers, 1945-1951. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn SOCIAL CHANGE AND VIOLENCE WITH ANDREW YOUNG SOUTHERN CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE AND ROY WILKINS OF THE NAACP United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Branton, Wiley A. Papers, 1946-1989. Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
referencedIn The Black Contribution: Leadership -- Part VI
Jackson, [Mississippi] - 157-7005-v.1 [Classification - Civil Unrest] -- Visit of Roy Wilkins, Executive Director, NAACP, to MS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Parrish, Noel Francis. Papers of Noel Francis Parrish, 1894-1987 (bulk 1930-1987). Library of Congress
referencedIn Saint Paul (Minn.). Roy Wilkins Memorial Task Force records, 1982-1985. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Shad Polier Papers, 1916-1976 (bulk 1940-1970) American Jewish Historical Society
Correspondence Between Roy Wilkins and President Harry S. Truman, with Related Material Harry S. Truman Library
contributorOf 002.11 Special Groups - Negroes Jan - Mar 1942 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Pittman, John. Papers, 1905-1987 (bulk 1926-1983). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Committee to Combat Racial Injustice. Records, 1957-1965. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Frank M. Rarig papers, 1901-1966 University of Minnesota Libraries. University of Minnesota Archives. [uarc]
contributorOf SPECIAL CHRISTMAS PROGRAM United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971. Papers, 1850-1967 (bulk 1920-1955). Library of Congress
referencedIn Freedom House (U.S.). Freedom House archives, 1936-1997. Princeton University Library
referencedIn William Allen White Papers, 1859-1944, (bulk 1899-1944) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf ADDRESS BY ROY WILKINS AT GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977. Papers, 1865-1998 (inclusive), 1905-1975 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROY WILKINS, Time: 5:20 p.m Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Memorandum for the Files of June 24, 1958 by Rocco C. Siciliano Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Wilkins, Roy [Columbia University] Harry S. Truman Library
referencedIn National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Detroit Branch. NAACP Detroit Branch records, 1943-1970. Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban Affairs
referencedIn Photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower Receiving a Group of Prominent Civil Rights Leaders Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Atlanta Urban League. Atlanta Urban League photographs, 1942-1989 (bulk 1942-1964). Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library
referencedIn ROY WILKINS IN BERLIN United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Jaffe, Louis I. (Louis Isaac), 1888-1950. Supplementary correspondence files of the Virginian-Pilot [manuscript], 1931-1949. University of Virginia. Library
editorOf Issues and Answers, 6/29/75 - Roy Wilkins and Margaret Bush Wilson of the NAACP Gerald R. Ford Library
referencedIn Lerner, Gerda, 1920-. Papers, 1950-1995 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Welles mss., 1930-1950, (Bulk 1936-1947) Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967,. Elmer Rice letters from various correspondents, 1915-1967. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Spottswood, Stephen Gill (Bishop)., 1897-1974. Papers. 1926-1974. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Cornell, Freedom House Award (Roy Wilkins) United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Spivak, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Edmund), 1900-1994. Lawrence E. Spivak papers, 1917-1994 (bulk 1945-1983). Library of Congress
creatorOf Bond, Julian, 1940-. Julian Bond papers [manuscript], circa 1943-2006. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. Records, 1943-1991 (bulk 1951-ca. 1985). Library of Congress
referencedIn Barnouw, Erik, 1908-2001. Erik Barnouw papers, 1920-1990. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. Papers of Roy Wilkins, 1901-1980 (bulk 1932-1980). Library of Congress
referencedIn Kluger, Richard. Brown vs. Board of Education collection, 1950-1975 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn ROY WILKINS IN LONDON AND BERLIN United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Organizations collection, 1959-1993. South Carolina State University, Miller F. Whittak, Miller F. Whittaker Library
referencedIn Papers, 1827-1985 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, Roy Wilkins, 10:30P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn President's Daily Diary Entry, March 14, 1965
referencedIn Final Plans for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Clark, Kenneth Bancroft, 1914-2005. Kenneth Clark papers, 1954-1982. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Pound, Roscoe, 1870-1964. Papers, 1888-1964. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn Wilkins, Roy Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn Claude Barnett and the Associated Negro Press, 1976-1977 Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memoryhttp://www.indiana.edu/~cshm
referencedIn White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955. Walter Francis White and Poppy Cannon papers, circa 1910-1958. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn James Weldon Johnson and Grace Nail Johnson papers, circa 1850-2005, 1900-1976 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROBERT KENNEDY, Time: 6:30P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
creatorOf Miller, Loren. Papers of Loren Miller, 1876-2003 (bulk dates 1932-1966) Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn A. Philip Randolph Papers, 1909-1979, (bulk 1941-1968) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. The reminiscences of Roy Wilkins, 1960, [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Shaw University. Office of the President. James E. Cheek records, 1958-1969 (bulk 1966-1968). Shaw University, James E. Cheek Learning Resources Center
referencedIn Pickens, William, 1881-1954. William Pickens papers (Additions), 1909-1950. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
Jackson, [Mississippi] - 157-9591-v.1 [Classification - Civil Unrest] -- Roy Wilkins New York, New York -- to Meridian, MS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn NAACP Office of Field Director of Louisiana. Records. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters Records, 1920-1968, (bulk 1950-1968) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. Reminiscences of Roy Wilkins : oral history, 1960. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Roy Wilkins, 11:10A Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Jackson, [Mississippi] - 157-9591-v.1 [Classification - Civil Unrest] -- Roy Wilkins New York, New York -- to Meridian, MS United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005. Shirley Chisholm papers, 1963-1994. Rutgers University
referencedIn Parrish, Noel Francis. Papers, 1894-1987 (bulk 1930-1987). Library of Congress
referencedIn Mississippi AFL-CIO. Mississippi AFL-CIO correspondence, 1959-1986. Georgia State University
referencedIn Shick, Tom W. Collected Papers, 1966-1976. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Kaplan, Kivie, 1904-1975. Papers. 1955-1976 and n.d. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Erik Barnouw Papers, 1920-1990. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn 7660430 - Jack Hushen, [REVIEW ON REQUEST] Gerald R. Ford Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROY WILKINS, Time: 12:15P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Wilkins, Roy Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
referencedIn LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, Lee White, 9:47P
referencedIn President Gerald R. Ford Greeting Roy Wilkins, Vernon Jordan, and Others Prior to the Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965 Gerald R. Ford Library
creatorOf Redding, Jay Saunders, 1906-1988. Papers, [ca. 1940-1980]. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn 44-30806, Mississippi (1965-1967) Charles Evers arrested; Roy Wilkins; protest march in Natchez United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Council for United Civil Rights Leadership. We shall overcome [sound recording], 1963. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Letter, Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, to President Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, ROY WILKINS, 11:00A Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation. Federal surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984 [electronic resource]. University of California, Irvine, Langson Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, ROY WILKINS, 9:50A Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Lawrence E. Spivak Papers, 1917-1994, (bulk 1945-1983) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Lincoln University (Pa.). Office of the President. Walter L. Wright records, 1922-1945 (bulk 1932-1942). Lincoln University, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Langston Hughes Memorial Library
creatorOf Pound, Roscoe, 1870-1964. Papers, 1888-1964. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROY WILKINS, Time: 1:20P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Photograph of Meeting with Leaders of the March on Washington August 28, 1963
referencedIn Texas. Attorney-General's Office. State of Texas vs. NAACP case records, 1911-1961 1945-1961. University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Roy Wilkins Papers, 1901-1980, (bulk 1932-1980) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn President's Daily Diary Entry, June 24, 1964
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROY WILKINS, Time: 5:12P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
contributorOf Robert F. Kennedy: A Tribute United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Papers, 1927-1979 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
editorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, WALTER REUTHER, 6:14P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, K Series, Robert Anderson, 1:30P
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, ROY WILKINS, 12:05P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn Wilkins, Roy Gerald R. Ford Library
creatorOf Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. Papers, 1915-1980. Library of Congress
referencedIn Publicity photographs of U.S. Senator Hugh Scott, 1958-1973. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Congress of Racial Equality. Records, 1941-1967. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, Speaker: ROY WILKINS, Time: 1:20P Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn George S. Schuyler Papers, 1912-1976. Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Records, 1946-2000 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Civil rights: General, 1963: September-October John F. Kennedy Library
referencedIn White, William Allen, 1868-1944. William Allen White papers, 1859-1944 (bulk 1899-1944). Library of Congress
referencedIn John Pittman Papers, Bulk, 1926-1983, 1905-1987, (Bulk 1926-1983) Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom John F. Kennedy Library
referencedIn ROY WILKINS IN BERLIN United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Civil Rights March on Washington, D.C. [Sammy Davis, Jr., actor and performer, with Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.]
referencedIn Metcalf, George R., 1914-. George R. Metcalf papers, 1956-1971. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Pittman, Tarea Hall. Papers, 1951-1970. California State Library
contributorOf LBJ Recording of Telephone Conversation, WH Series, ROY WILKINS, 9:50A Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
referencedIn President Gerald R. Ford and Roy Wilkins in the Rose Garden Following the Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965 Gerald R. Ford Library
referencedIn Wilkins, Roy Gerald R. Ford Library
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associatedWith Rosenthal, A. M. (Abraham Michael), 1922-2006 person
associatedWith Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987. person
associatedWith Saint Paul (Minn.). corporateBody
associatedWith Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock), 1901?-1979. person
associatedWith Schuyler, George Samuel, 1895- person
correspondedWith Shaw University. Office of the President. corporateBody
associatedWith Shick, Tom W. person
associatedWith Smith, Donald H. person
associatedWith Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971. person
associatedWith Spivak, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Edmund), 1900-1994. person
associatedWith Spottswood, Stephen Gill (Bishop)., 1897-1974. person
associatedWith Texas. Attorney-General's Office. corporateBody
correspondedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 person
associatedWith United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation. corporateBody
memberOf United States. National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf University of Minnesota. corporateBody
associatedWith Wall, Joseph, person
associatedWith Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 person
correspondedWith White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 person
correspondedWith White, William Allen, 1868-1944. person
spouseOf Wilkins, Aminda Badeau person
correspondedWith Wilkins, Aminda Badeau person
correspondedWith Wilkins, Roger W., 1932- person
correspondedWith Women's Equity Action League corporateBody
correspondedWith Wright, Herbert L. person
correspondedWith Wright, Herbert L. person
associatedWith Young, Whitney M. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York City NY US
United States
Saint Louis MI US
Saint Paul MN US
Subject
African Americans--Education
African Americans--Segregation
African Americans
Newspapers--Sections, columns, etc
African American journalists--Interviews
Civil rights movement
African American newspapers--Sections, columns, etc
Civil rights workers--Interviews
African Americans--Societies, etc
African Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Social conditions
Segregation
Occupation
Journalists
Civil rights leaders
Function

Person

Birth 1901-08-30

Death 1981-09-08

Americans

English,

French

Information

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