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African America, communists, and the National Negro Congress, 1933-1947

Title
African America, communists, and the National Negro Congress, 1933-1947.
Published
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, 2012.
Physical Description
1 online resource (98,600 images)
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Title from "About this collection" page (viewed Jan. 23, 2013).
Reproduction of the originals from the Schomburg Center, New York Public Library.
Access and use
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Summary
Documents related to the National Negro Congress, a national coalition of church, labor, and civil rights organizations that would coordinate protest action in the face of deteriorating economic conditions for Blacks. The NNC focused on a working-class constitutency which led to an increasing Communist Party presence. Includes the files of John P. Davis, Edward Strong, and Revels Cayton (including those of the Negro Industrial League and Joint Committee on National Recovery) and Charles A. Collins and M. Moran Weston's records of the Negro Labor Victory Committee.
Variant and related titles
African America and the National Negro Congress, 1933-1947
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
March 08, 2013
Series
Archives unbound.
Archives unbound
Genre/Form
History.
Sources.
Also listed under
Davis, John P. (John Preston), 1905-1973, former owner.
Strong, Edward E., 1914-1957, former owner.
Cayton, Revels, 1907-1995, former owner.
Collins, Charles A., -1980, former owner.
Weston, M. Moran, 1910-2002, former owner.
National Negro Congress (U.S.), author.
Negro Industrial League, author.
Joint Committee on National Recovery, author.
Negro Labor Victory Committee (New York, N.Y.), author.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, owner.
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