National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Philadelphia Branch (Pa.)

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A private organization affiliated with the NAACP. It institutes and supports legal and other actions in the fields of civil rights, discrimination, education, housing, employment and law enforcement. It acts as a pressure group in support of black people and their causes. In 1967 the Philadelphia Branch was divided into ten area offices by order of the National Board of Directors.

From the description of Records, 1943-1963. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122635414

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creatorOf National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Philadelphia Branch Records, 1943-2016, bulk 1943-1991 Temple University Libraries Special Collections Research Center
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associatedWith Alexander, Raymond Pace. person
associatedWith Alexander, Sadie T. person
associatedWith Allen, Viola. person
associatedWith American Civil Liberties Union. corporateBody
associatedWith American Civil Liberties Union. Greater Philadelphia Branch (Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith American Friends Service Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Americans For Democratic Action. Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter. corporateBody
associatedWith Annenberg, Walter H., 1908-2002. person
associatedWith Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Baker, James K. person
associatedWith Banks, Calvin D. person
associatedWith Black, Lucille. person
associatedWith Citizens' Charter Committee (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Citizens' Council on City Planning (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Clark, Dennis, 1927- person
associatedWith Clark, Joseph S. person
associatedWith Coxe, Spencer. person
associatedWith Dabney, Richard. person
associatedWith Daroff, Samuel H. person
associatedWith Dillingham, John. person
associatedWith Dilworth, Richardson. person
associatedWith Dubois. W. E. B. 1868-1963. person
associatedWith Duckrey, Tanner G. person
associatedWith Duff, James H. person
associatedWith Eisenhower, Dwight D. 1890-1969. person
associatedWith Fagan, Maurice B. person
associatedWith Fair Employment Practice Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Faisin, Joseph H. person
associatedWith Fellowship House (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Fine, John S. person
associatedWith Flamer, John W. person
associatedWith Fleming, Ernest H. person
associatedWith Gay, Walter A., Jr. person
associatedWith Gibbons, Thomas W. person
associatedWith Girard College. corporateBody
associatedWith Gray, William H., Jr. person
associatedWith Green, William J., 1910-1963. person
associatedWith Griffin, Edna. person
associatedWith Higginbotham, A. Leon 1928- person
associatedWith Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. person
associatedWith Jackson, Hobart C. person
associatedWith Jason, William C., Jr. person
associatedWith Johnson, Burrell K. person
associatedWith Jones, Gretchen. person
associatedWith Kilpatrick, James Jackson, 1920-2010. person
associatedWith Ku Klux Klan (Philadelphia, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Logan, Floyd L. person
associatedWith Manly, Milo. person
associatedWith Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993. person
associatedWith Martin, Edward. person
associatedWith Milgram, Morris. person
associatedWith Mitchell, Clarence. person
associatedWith Montgomery, Dorothy Schoell. person
associatedWith Moon, Henry Lee. person
associatedWith Moore, Cecil B. person
associatedWith Morris, George B. person
associatedWith National Urban League. corporateBody
associatedWith Nix, Robert N. C., 1905- person
associatedWith Philadelphia Fellowship Commission (Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pickett, Clarence E. person
associatedWith Pilgrim, Harold L. person
associatedWith Pitts, Rosa. person
associatedWith Reddick, E. Flossie. person
associatedWith Rhodes, E. Washington. person
associatedWith Rosenberg, Ethel, 1916-1953. person
associatedWith Rosenberg, Julius, 1918-1953. person
associatedWith Samuel, Bernard. person
associatedWith Schermer, George. person
associatedWith Schmidt, Harvey N. person
associatedWith Scott, Hugh Doggett, 1900- person
associatedWith Shorter, Charles A. person
associatedWith Smith, Henry R. person
associatedWith Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority. corporateBody
associatedWith Stassen, Harold Edward, 1907-2001. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Leon B. person
associatedWith Tate, James H. J. person
associatedWith Teachers Union of Philadelphia (Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Thomas, Gladys L. person
associatedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. person
associatedWith Urban League of Philadelphia (Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith White, Alvin C. person
associatedWith White, Walter F., 1893-1955. person
associatedWith Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981. person
associatedWith Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. corporateBody
associatedWith Wright, Herbert L. person
associatedWith Wynn, Walter C. person
associatedWith Young, Elizabeth K. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Philadelphia
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Subject
African Americans--Housing
Labor unions--African American membership
African American veterans
African Americans--Health and hygiene
African Americans--Education
Police
Race discrimination
Segregation
Occupation
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Active 1943

Active 1963

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