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Whitney M. Young Jr. Memorial Foundation records, 1971-1991

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Call No.: MS#1
Bib ID 4079908 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Foundation
Title Whitney M. Young Jr. Memorial Foundation records, 1971-1991
Physical Description 38 linear feet (99 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged (Cataloged correspondence: Box 1; Uncataloged correspondence: Boxes 2-3; Series I/Foundation formation and dissolution: Box 1; Series II/Board of Directors: Boxes 4-9; Series III/Legal and financial affairs: Boxes 10-22; Series IV/Grants: Boxes 23-29; Series V/Fellowships: Boxes 30-56; Subject files: Boxes 57-79; Margaret B. Young files: Boxes 80-82; Audio and video tapes: Box 83; Printed materials: Boxes 84-90; Photographs and art work: Box 91; Oversize materials: in Map case drawer 14/5/2); Additions to the Collection.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, documents, financial records, photographs, memorabilia, and printed materials. The Foundation's correspondence files consist of letters from different organizations and foundations, including the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Social Change, The NAACP, the United Negro College Fund, the Studio Museum in Harlem, and the YWCA. Also included in this collection are community dialogues on race relations (1974-1975); proposed dialogues (1979) on such subjects as the Boy Scouts of America, Columbia University, and the National Council of Christians and Jews; and files on the Whitney M. Young Fellows Retreat Conferences (1980-1984). The collection contains many files on Ed Wilson's bust of Young (1991), including contracts and agreements, records of payments to Wilson, documents concerning the bust's placement in various locations, correspondence with Wilson (1983-1991), and miscellaneous photographs and pictures. The contributions files contain annual listings of contributions and records of contributions from the National Urban League, assorted organizations, corporations, individuals, foundations, and Phillip Morris.

Also included are files of Margaret B. Young: speeches by Mrs Young, articles, awards, and records of her trips abroad, and public events (UN, UNESCO, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Metropolitan Museum of Art). In addition, the collection contains transcriptions of interviews with Dorothy Height, Ann Tanneyhill, and Frankie Adams.

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This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Whitney M. Young Jr. Memorial Foundation records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Papers., Columbia University Libraries.

Margaret B. Young Papers., Columbia University Libraries.

National Urban League Records., Columbia University Libraries.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Archives Processed HR 08/07/1999.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Agreements Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Annual reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Audiocassettes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brochures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bylaws (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Calendars (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Certificates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Checkbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Contracts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Directories Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Filmographies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Financial records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Interviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Invoices Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ledgers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memorandums Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Postage stamps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Posters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Press releases Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Receipts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sound recordings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Transcripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Videotapes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
diplomas Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
minutes (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
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Adams, Frankie V., 1902-1979 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
African Americans -- History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Boy Scouts of America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bush, George, 1924- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Charities Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Civil rights Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Endowments -- Officials and employees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Height, Dorothy I (Dorothy Irene), 1912-2010 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Libraries -- Gifts, legacies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
National Conference of Christians and Jews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
National Urban League Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Philanthropists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Philip Morris USA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social problems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social service -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociology, Urban -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Studio Museum in Harlem Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tanneyhill, Ann Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Unesco Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United Nations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United Negro College Fund Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Library of Social Work Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
YWCA Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Young, Margaret B Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Civil rights organization which created fellowships, scholarships, employment for outstanding members of American minority races, and promoted interracial unity. Sociologist. Whitney Moore Young, Jr. (1921-1971) was Executive Director of the National Urban League, 1961-1971.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence



Box 1 George Bush To Margaret Young


Box 1 Whitney Young To Bill Sims

Series II: Foundation Formation and Dissolution


Box 1 Formation in 1971 (Board of Directors) -- Proposed Fellowship Program -- Bylaws -- Certificate of Incorporation/Correspondence -- IRS Tax Exemption


Box 1 Press Release, August 2, 1971


Box 1 Newspaper Clipping re formation of Foundation, 1971


Box 1 Announcement of the start of the Foundation


Box 1 National Urban League Mailing List


Box 1 The Dissolution Files


Box 1 Correspondence re Dissolution (2)

Series III: Chronological Correspondence



Box 2 Various, 1971 to 1983



Box 3 Various, 1984 to 1992

Series IV: Board Of Directors



Box 4 Guidelines Memos -- Correspondence, misc. -- Address list of board of directors -- 1972 Board establishing guidelines, etc. -- Memos and Correspondence, 1979 to 1985 -- Memos and Correspondence, 1986 to 1992 -- Annual Financial Report to Board of Directors at the Annual Board Meeting, 1971-1972 -- Miscellaneous


Folders for Individual Board Members, Mailing List



Box 5 William Boyd


Box 5 James Breedlove


Box 5 Joseph Cullman


Box 5 Dr. W. Arthur Cullman


Box 5 Alexander Forger


Box 5 Mitchell Ginsburg


Box 5 Charles Hamilton


Box 5 Dr. Barbara J. Holmes


Box 5 Dr. Lindsley F. Kimball


Box 5 James Linen


Box 5 Ersa Poston


Box 5 Hugh Price


Box 5 Leontyne Price


Box 5 Carl Rowan


Box 5 Harvey Russell


Box 5 Frank Saunders


Box 5 Howard Thurman


Box 5 William Trent


Box 5 Daniel Zenkel


Box 5 Lois Zenkel


Box 5 Mailing Lists



Box 6 The Future of the Foundation, Minutes, 5/11/7 to 14/7/81


Box 6 The Future of the Foundation, Hugh Price, Chairman, 1982


Box 6 Official Calls for Meetings of the Board, 1971 to 1991


Box 6 Minutes of 1971 and 1972, Meetings: Organizing, Special Board and Executive Meeting


Box 6 Minutes, April 10, 1973


Box 6 Minutes, April 17, 1974


Box 6 Minutes, April 17, 1975


Box 6 Minutes, April 19, 1976


Box 6 Minutes, Sept. 10, 1976


Box 6 Meeting of the Executive Committee and Selection Committee Minutes, April 19, 1977


Box 6 Minutes, April 7, 1978


Box 6 Minutes Interim Board Meeting, February 21, 1979


Box 6 Minutes, April 10, 1979


Box 6 Minutes, April 8, 1980


Box 6 Minutes, April 7, 1981



Box 7 Minutes, 4/16/82 to 4/23/91


Box 7 Minutes, April 16, 1982


Box 7 Minutes, April 15, 1983


Box 7 Minutes, April 12, 1984


Box 7 Minutes Advisory Committee Meeting re National Urban League Grant, October 25, 1984


Box 7 Minutes, April 11, 1985


Box 7 Minutes, April 10, 1986


Box 7 Minutes Executive Committee Meeting, New Rochelle , NY, June 14, 1986


Box 7 Minutes, April 2, 1987


Box 7 Minutes Executive Committee Meeting, September 22, 1987


Box 7 Minutes, April 12, 1988


Box 7 Minutes, April 18, 1989


Box 7 Minutes, April 12, 1990


Box 7 Minutes, April 23, 1991


Box 7 Minutes of the Special Meeting of the Board re Grants to be made, October 18, 1990



Box 8 Annual Review of Progress, 1976 to 1983


Box 8 Annual Review, 1976


Box 8 Annual Review, 1977 to 78


Box 8 Annual Review, 1978 to 79


Box 8 Annual Review, 1980 to 81


Box 8 Annual Review (PIPR), 1982


Box 8 Annual Review of Progress, 1982 to 83



Box 9 Annual Review of Progress, 1984-1986


Box 9 Michelle A. Patrick Annual Review of Progress, 1983 to 1984


Box 9 Annual Review of Progress, 1984 to 85, Photographs


Box 9 Lecture, 1984, Photographs


Box 9 Michelle Patrick Materials for Annual Review of Progress, 1985 to 86


Box 9 Memo, 9/2/76


Box 9 Amsterdam News Newspaper Clipping, 12/21/85

Series V: Legal and Financial Affairs



Box 10 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy (lawyers)

[See also: Series 11, Series 1 (Dissolution) and Lucas, Tucker & Co.]


Box 10 Folder Folder 1 Alexander Forger, Jeff Brinck, 1980 to 1992


Box 10 Folder Folder 2 Special Matters, 1981 to 1982, 84, 87


Box 10 Milbank's reply to Lucas/Tucker



Box 11 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy Invoices for Services Rendered, 1973 to 198-


Box 11 Invoices/Payment, 1975-92


Box 11 Lucas, Tucker and Co. Audit Materials for years:, 1988 to 1991


Box 11 Lucas, Tucker and Co. Audit Materials for years:, 1983 to 1987


Box 11 Lucas, Tucker and Co. Audit Materials for years:, 1977 to 1982



Box 12 Transmittal of Annual Reports to: Attourney General, IRS, Charities Registration, 1979-1991


Box 12 Charitable Organizations IRS Annual Reports, 1980


Box 12 Charitable Organizations IRS Annual Reports, 1973 to 1979


Box 12 Freedom National Bank Checking Account Correspondence, closed out, 1980


Box 12 Freedom National Bank Checking Account Statements and Cancelled Checks, 1971 to 19--



Box 13 Freedom National Bank Foundation Checkbook, 1972 to 1979


Box 13 Freedom National Bank Savings Bank Checking A/C, 1971 to 1978


Box 13 Financial Information from Various Sources, 1976 to 1978


Box 13 Freedom National Bank Contributions & Deposit Transactions, 1979 - 1980


Box 13 Freedom National Bank Money Market Account, 1990


Box 13 Freedom National Bank Money Market Account, 1985 to 1988


Box 13 Freedom National Bank Money Market Account, 4/21/83 to 1984



Box 14 Freedom National Bank Passbook, Correspondence, etc.


Box 14 Bowery Savings Bank Passbook, Correspondence, etc.


Box 14 Harlem Savings Bank Passbooks, Correspondence, etc.


Box 14 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account, 1973 to 1979


Box 14 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account Correspondence, 1976 to 1980


Box 14 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account, 1981


Box 14 Chase Manhattan Bank Chase Custody Account (Statements/Correspondence), 1982



Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account (Statements/Correspondence, U.S. Treasury Bills and Notes), 1983


Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account Correspondence, US Treasury Notes and Chase Manhattan Bank Money Market, 1984


Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account Correspondence, US Treasury Notes and Bonds, Chase Manhattan MM, 1985


Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank 1986 Custody Account Advices, Statements, Correspondence, US Treasury Notes, Bonds, Money Market, 1986


Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account (same as 1986), 1987


Box 15 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account (same), 1988



Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody Account Advices, Statements, Correspondence, Money Market, 1989


Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank US Treasury Notes and Bills


Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank Custody AccountAdvices, Statements, Correspondence, 1990


Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank Chase Special Savings AccountsWhitney Young Fellows, 1980 to 1984


Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank Check Receipts, 1980 to 1984


Box 16 Chase Manhattan Bank Checking Accounts, 1980 to 1990, one folder for each year



Box 18 Ledgers Cash Disbursements, 1982 to 1990


Box 18 Phillip Morris Reimbursements, 1978 to 1983


Box 18 Foundation Employment/Travel expenses, 1987 to 1990


Box 18 General Ledgers, 1983 to 1988



Box 19 General Ledgers, 1989 to 1990


Box 19 Checks/Invoices, 1979 to 1981


Box 19 Checks/Invoices, 1982/83


Box 19 Checks/Invoices, 1984 to 1992



Box 20 Annual Listings of Contributions as reported to the IRS, 1971 to 1991


Box 20 Contributions via the National Urban League, 1971


Box 20 OrganizationsCivic Assn./Churches/Misc. Foundations, 1971 to 198-


Box 20 Corporate Contributions, 1971 to 1980



Box 21 Ford Motor Company Fund


Box 21 The General Electric Foundation Contributions


Box 21 Rockefeller Foundation Contributions


Box 21 Phillip Morris Contributions, 1972 to 1991


Box 21 Phillip Morris Matching Funds. Individual Contributions A to G, 1971 to 1991



Box 22 Individual Contributions H to Q, 1971 to 1991


Box 22 Individual Contributions R to V, 1971 to 1991


Box 22 Individual Contributions W to Z, 1971 to 1991

Series VI: Grants



Box 23 The Wharton School Endowed Whitney Young Chair, 1992

[See also Subject Files: The Wharton School]


Box 23 The Wharton School WMY Memorial Lecture Series Wharton Graduate Division #2, 1981 to 1986


Box 23 The Wharton School Proposal for MEE Productions T. Fortune, Ivan Juzang, Tama Smith, founders, 1990


Box 23 The Wharton School Whitney M. Young Jr. Conference (Annual)


Memorial House Simpsonville, KY



Box 24 The Lincoln Foundation (WMY Jr. Birthplace), Frankfort, KY

[See also Subject Files: Memorial House]


Box 24 The Lincoln Foundation Endowment Grant for the Maintenance of Memorial House, 1992


Box 24 Lincoln Foundation Memorial House (1984 Historic Landmark), Simpsonville, KY, 2 folders


Box 24 Materials re Memorial House


Whitney Young Magnet High School, Chicago, Ill



Box 25 Magnet School-Funding Sources


Box 25 Printed Materials about the High School including Yearbooks


Columbia University-Distinguished Lectureship and Filmography



Box 26 Grant Folder-Whitney Young Distinguished Lectures and Program on Race Relations, 1983 to 1992


Box 26 Filmography


Box 26 Printed Filmographies


Box 26 Miscellaneous Columbia Grant, 2 folders



Box 27 Columbia University Sir Arthur Lewis' speech, 18 November 1985


Box 27 Columbia University Names of various persons who have been mentioned as lecturers


Box 27 Columbia University Race Relations on Campus


Box 27 Columbia University Proposal: Workshop on Black/Jewish Relations


Box 27 Columbia University Franklin Thomas' Speech of 10/25/84 and news clippings


Box 27 Columbia University Columbia/Greenberg, 1990


Box 27 Columbia University Lectureship: Expenses/Expenditures



Box 28 Liason Committee Meeting at Columbia


Box 28 Joint Committee Meeting, June 22, 1983


Box 28 Distinguished Lecture: Mari J. Matsuda, 1991


Box 28 Distinguished Lecture: Arthur Ashe, 1989


Box 28 Distinguished Lecture: Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1988


Box 28 Inaugural Lecture by Eleanor Holmes Norton


Box 28 Distinguished Lecture Maya Angelou, 1987


Box 28 Folder for Lectures, 1984/85/87


National Urban League



Box 29 Grant to establish the Whitney Young Leadership Award, 1992


Box 29 Executive Development and Continuing Education Series, 1986


Box 29 Leadership Development Program Grant Folder, 1983 to 1985


Box 29 Minutes and Final Report on the 1984 Exec. Development Program, 10/25/84


Box 29 Annual Commemoration Ceremony


Box 29 Miscellaneous Photographs

Series VII: Fellowships



Box 30 Whitney Young Fellows (Various Proposals)


Box 30 Community Dialogues, 1975


Box 30 Boy Scouts of America Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 Columbia University Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 Fisk University Race Relations Institute, Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 Barbara J. Holmes Fellows Proposal, Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 The National Council of Christians and Jews Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 Riverside Church Human Relations Dialogue, 1979


Box 30 Proposed Dialogues, 1979


Box 30 Retreat Evaluations/Suggestions, 1980


Box 30 Retreat (Transcripts of Meetings), Tarrytown, June 20,21, 22 1980 Folder 1 and 2


Box 30 Retreat, Tarrytown, 1980, photographs


Community Dialogues, Tarrytown 1980, Survey and other Materials



Box 31 Retreat: Room, Dining Listings, 1980


Box 31 Retreat: Thank You Letters, 1980


Box 31 Invitations to Observers, June 1980


Box 31 Conference Retreat, Tarrytown, 6/20 to 22/80


Box 31 Allen Morgan Photographer, 1980


Box 31 Whitney Young Fellows Surveys, 1981

[Copy in Individual Files]


Box 31 Association of Fellows Steering Committee contributions listing, 1980 to 1984


Selection Committee and Administration



Box 32 Brochure


Box 32 Mailing List to National Urban League, 1975


Box 32 Selection Committee Members, 1977 to 1983


Files on Administration


Box 32 Bill Boyd


Box 32 A. Bundles


Box 32 R. Brown


Box 32 J.Chandler


Box 32 S. Cook


Box 32 W.A. Cullman


Box 32 J. Dyer


Box 32 A. Fletcher


Box 32 C. Hamilton


Box 32 B. Holmes


Box 32 Goheen


Box 32 R. Huntley


Box 32 W. Leonard


Box 32 Herman Long


Box 32 E. Poston


Box 32 F. Thomas


Box 32 Cyrus Vance


Box 32 Clifford Wharton


Box 32 C. Willie


Box 32 Fellowship Administration


Fellowships



Box 33 Ford Foundation Grants


Box 33 Ford Foundation Grant File


Box 33 National Fellowship Fund


Box 33 Robert R. Moton Memorial Institute



Box 34 Ford Foundation Grants


Box 34 Robert Moton Institute Application/Selection Process


Box 34 Ford Foundation Correspondence re Ford Foundation



Box 35 Fellows Adelona Burgess


Box 35 Adelona, Ebun


Box 35 Beckley, Gemma Douglas


Box 35 Bowens, Faye I.


Box 35 Browning, Jane Smith, 3 folders


Box 35 Burgess, Judith


Box 35 Cabell, Cunnigen


Box 35 Cabell, Carolyn, 2 folders and a dissertation


Box 35 Carter, Esther


Box 35 Clarke, Hylda T.


Box 35 Cunnigen, Donald



Box 37 Darden, Dorsey


Box 37 Darden, Clifford D.


Box 37 Delgado, Gary


Box 37 Dent, Thomas Covington


Box 37 Dorsey, William



Box 38 Escott, Faulkner


Box 38 Escott, Paul D.


Box 38 Farrer, Claire R., 3 folders


Box 38 Faulkner, Harriet, Y.



Box 39 Faulkner, Gaines


Box 39 Faulkner, Harriet, 2 folders


Box 39 Favors, Jo Ann, 3 folders


Box 39 Gaines, Lonnetta



Box 40 Gavins, Graham


Box 40 Gavins, Raymond, 2 folders


Box 40 Gebre-Hiwet, Judy T.


Box 40 Godfrey, Frank E.


Box 40 Gonzalez, Alfredo G., 2 folders


Box 40 Graham, Debra E.



Box 41 Hall, Hanks


Box 41 Hall, Robert L.


Box 41 Hamilton, Charles J., Jr.


Box 41 Hamilton, Marmetta


Box 41 Hanks, Lawrence J.



Box 42 Howze Browne, Hayden


Box 42 Hayden, Wilburn Jr.


Box 42 Henderson, Karla D.


Box 42 Holmes, Barbara J.


Box 42 Howze-Browne, Dorothy C.



Box 43 Howze-Browne, Hudson


Box 43 Howze-Browne, Dorothy C. Attachment File, Dissertation


Box 43 Hudson, Mildred, 3 folders



Box 44 Kappner, Maldonado


Box 44 Kappner, Augusta Souza


Box 44 Lopez, Iris O., 2 folders


Box 44 Lyle, Richard


Box 44 McDonald, Mary F., 2 folders


Box 44 Maldonado, David, Jr., 2 folders



Box 45 Mann, Murray Gill


Box 45 Mann, Pamela


Box 45 Mathis, Joyce, 2 folders


Box 45 Mayfield, Lorraine


Box 45 Miller, Samuel O.


Box 45 Mori, James


Box 45 Murray Gill, June



Box 46 Pennington, Rivera


Box 46 Pennington, Gregory, 2 folders


Box 46 Pollard, Freeman T., 2 folders


Box 46 Richardson, Robert E.


Box 46 Rivera, Reinaldo



Box 47 Sammons, Singleton


Box 47 Sammons, Jeffrey Thomas


Box 47 Sanchez, Jose Ramon


Box 47 Seck, Essie Tramel, 2 folders


Box 47 Silver, Michael


Box 47 Singleton, Theresa A.



Box 48 Speller, Taylor Gibson


Box 48 Speller, Jeffrey L.


Box 48 Stucker, Jennifer


Box 48 Sullivan, Frances E.


Box 48 Talley Wright, Patricia


Box 48 Taylor-Gibson, Joyce



Box 49 Taylor-Gibson, Thomas


Box 49 Taylor-Gibson, Joyce


Box 49 Thomas, Augusta E.


Box 49 Thomas, Craig Anthony



Box 50 Trigg, Jones Williams


Box 50 Trigg-Jones, Yolette


Box 50 Walker, Erin A.


Box 50 West, Emory J.


Box 50 Williams, Adrienne F., 2 folders



Box 51 Press Releases and Letters of Contact to Fellows


Box 51 Press releases and photographs, Folder


Box 51 Letters of contact for preparing directories, 1977 to 1992



Box 52 Chronological, 1978; Jan/Mar 1980


Box 52 Fellowship/miscellaneous chronological, December 1978


Box 52 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, 1978-79


Box 52 Correspondence Sets


Box 52 Sample form letters, 1978/9


Box 52 Fellowships/Miscellaneous Chronological, Jan-Jun 1979


Box 52 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, July-December 1979


Box 52 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, Jan-March 1980



Box 53 Folder Lonetta Hassell Chronological, April/May 1980-1982


Box 53 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, April/May 1980


Box 53 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, June/August 1980


Box 53 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, September 1980


Box 53 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, Jan-March 1982


Box 53 Lonetta Hassell Chronological, April to end of 1982



Box 54 Miscellaneous fellowship materials (re. mailing list, directory, and applications)


Box 54 Nominator Mailing Lists and Inquiries, 1977 to 1984


Box 54 Application forms and correspondence materials, 1982 to 1983


Box 54 Application revisions


Box 54 Application Material, 1977/78


Box 54 Application Material, 1978/79


Box 54 Information for the directory


Box 54 Memo re directory


Box 54 Miscellaneous materials re fellows



Box 55 Miscellaneous Fellowship Materials re Selection Committee


Box 55 Selection Committee, 1979


Box 55 Selection Committee, 1980


Box 55 Selection Committee, 1982


Box 55 Requests for assistance, 1987


Box 55 Administration of other fellowship programs


Box 55 Printed Materials: "Selected List of Post Secondary Education Opportunities for Minorities and Women,", 1979 and 1980


Box 55 Miscellaneous fellowship information


Box 55 Miscellaneous fellowships re Hispanic fellows


Box 55 Miscellaneous Materials and Photographs re Fellows



Box 56 Miscellaneous Fellowship Materials


Box 56 Financial Assistance Info


Box 56 Data Information, 1983/84


Box 56 Other Fellows/Awards Programs


Box 56 Appeals for foundation support


Box 56 General listing of Financial Aid Sources, 2 folders


Box 56 Appeals for Financial Aid

Series VIII: Subject Files



Box 57 University of Illinois


Box 57 U.S. Department of Education National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education and Black Colleges and Universities, 3 folders Report


Box 57 Burger King WMY Black History Advertisement


Box 57 Boy Scouts of America, 1991


Box 57 Ralph J. Bunche Memorial Project


Box 57 Ralph Bunche Commemorative Stamp


Box 57 The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation


Box 57 Columbia University Lectures, etc.


Box 57 Congressional Black Caucus Dinner


Box 57 Dickerson, Dennis Newspaper Article Centre Daily Times, 1/25/87


Box 57 Ideal Improvement Association


Box 57 University of Illinois



Box 58 Radcliffe College Interview Transcripts


Box 58 Dorothy Height, Ann Tanneyhill and Frankie Adams Interview Transcripts


Box 58 Radcliffe College, Schlesinger Library (oversized box)



Box 59 General Daniel "Chappie" James Mem. Foundation. National Urban League


Box 59 General Daniel "Chappie" James Memorial Foundation


Box 59 Kentucky State University Report on Civil Rights


Box 59 Kentucky State University Whitney Young College of Leadership Studies


Box 59 The M.L. King Jr. Center for Social Change


Box 59 Lyndon B. Johnson Library The LBJ Family, Austin, Texas


Box 59 Links, Inc.


Box 59 Memorial House

[See Box 24]


Box 59 N.A.A.C.P.


Box 59 National Education Association


Box 59 National Urban League, 5 folders



Box 60 Printed material (photocopy)


Box 60 Equal Opportunity Day Dinner, Nov. 18, 1971


Box 60 1971 to 1976


Box 60 Search for new executive director of NUL, 1981



Box 62 Miscellaneous files regarding National Urban League


Negro Ensemble Company/Leontyne Price Benefit Concert


Box 62 The Negro Ensemble Company, Inc.


Box 62 Rosa L. Parks Cultural and Conference Center


Box 62 Political Figures and Groups


Box 62 Poston, Ted


Box 62 Leontyne Price Benefit Concert


Box 62 UNCF Benefit, 27 October 1987, Stagebills


Box 62 Envelope containing, photograph prints


Box 62 Box of various, photographs and negatives


Box 62 Folder of concert programs and stationery from the benefit concert



Box 63 H & G Financial Reports


Box 63 Foundation Memos


Box 63 Contribution Acknowledgements


Box 63 Post Concert Party


Box 63 H & G Letters of Agreements


Box 63 Miscellaneous items


Box 63 Envelope of stationery from the benefit concert


Box 63 Concert Co-Chairs and Executive Committee


Box 63 Press Lists


Box 63 Cocktail Party


Box 63 Checking account and Disbursements


Box 63 Henry Ford


Box 63 Minutes of Meetings and Budgets and Activity Reports


Box 63 C. H. Seating and Related


Box 63 Solicitation Lists and Letters


Box 63 C.A.M.


Box 63 L. Price


Box 63 Leontyne Price Benefit Gift, Photographs



Box 64 Margaret Young re: benefit


Box 64 Benefit Concert, 3/22/81


Leontyne Price Benefit Concert



Box 65 Benefit Concert Copies of Deposit Slips and Checks deposited by H & G, 1981


Box 65 H & G Financial Reports, 1981


Box 65 Benefit Concert Contributions, 1981


Box 65 Benefit Concert Contributions and Insufficient Fund


Box 65 Benefit Concert Vouchers


Box 65 Benefit Concert Invoices/Approved Vouchers/Copy of Payment Check, 1981


Materials Race, Class and Poverty & Harold Sims



Box 66 Miscellaneous Correspondence on Race, Class and Poverty


Box 66 Miscellaneous Materials on Race, Class and Poverty: bibliographies


Box 66 Miscellaneous Materials on Race, Class and Poverty


Box 66 Miscellaneous Materials on Race, Class and Poverty: Lecture Materials


Box 66 Miscellaneous Materials on Race, Class and Poverty: bibliographies


Box 66 A. Phillip Randolph Dinner honoring Leontyne Price


Box 66 Readers' Digest


Box 66 Jackie Robinson Foundation


Box 66 Harold Sims, 2 folders


Studio Museum in Harlem/Y.W.C.A.



Box 67 The Studio Museum in Harlem


Box 67 United Negro College Fund


Box 67 Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2 folders


Box 67 Xavier University


Box 67 Miscellaneous Correspondence: Margaret B. Young, 3/16/[n.y.]


Box 67 Miscellaneous CorrespondenceMargaret B. Young, Oct./Nov. 1981


Box 67 Miscellaneous Correspondence: Margaret B. Young, 5/31/83


Box 67 Miscellaneous Correspondence: Margaret B. Young, 9/11/84


Box 67 Miscellaneous Correspondence: Margaret B. Young, 10/19/87


Box 67 Y.W.C.A.


Young, Whitney M. Jr.



Box 68 Biographies


Box 68 Biorelated data on WMY Jr.


Box 68 Whitney M. Young Jr. Biography


Box 68 Dennis Dickerson WMY Bio


Box 68 Dennis Dickerson WMY Bio Ms., 1987


Box 68 Nancy Weiss WMY Biography


Box 68 WMY Biographies


Box 68 Correspondence related to inquiries for information on WMY Jr.


Box 68 Proposed Biography Herb Shapiro


Young, Whitney M. Jr. Bust Files



Box 69 Ed Wilson (Sculptor) 8391 Contracts/Agreements and Payments for sculpture project


Box 69 Ed Wilson (Main Folder) Correspondence and Miscellaneous, 1983-1991


Box 69 Placement of Bust, Memorial House, Simpsonville, Kentucky, 1988


Box 69 Columbia University Placement of WMY Bust, 1989


Young, Whitney M. Bust Files



Box 70 Whitney M. Young Magnet School Placement of WMY, Chicago, Illinois, 1991



Box 71 National Urban League Placement of WMY Bust, 1991


Box 71 Photographs of the bust


Box 71 Ed Wilson


Box 71 Young, Whitney M. Commemorative Stamp, 1981, clippings


Box 71 Commemorative Stamp Miscellaneous Folder


Box 71 Jackie Robinson Commemorative Stamp, 1982


Box 71 WMY Commemorative Stamp info


Box 71 First Day of Issue folder, including brochure



Box 72 Commemorative Stamp


Box 72 WMY Commemorative Stamp NUL cachets


Box 72 WMY Commemorative Stamp Art Craft Artmaster/Colorano "Silk" Cachets


Box 72 Commemorative Stamp Negatives


Box 72 Commemorative Stamp


Memorabilia



Box 73 Documentaries and interviews


Box 73 Plaques, magazine and newspaper clippings, photographs, artwork and brochures folders on posthumous honorary degrees, interviews and documentaries



Box 74 Proposed memorials


Box 74 Honorary Degrees, 1979; 19 April 1972


Box 74 Miscellaneous memorials


Box 74 Memorial Concert


Box 74 The McCreary Report


Box 74 U.S. Senate, Hubert Humphrey


Box 74 Albany, NY, 2 Folders


Box 74 Atlanta University, 2 Folders



Box 75 , Battle Creek, Michigan


Box 75 Boston, Massachusetts


Box 75 Bronx, New York


Box 75 Chicago, Illinois, 4 folders


Box 75 Cleveland, Ohio, 4 folders


Box 75 Colorado Springs, Colorado


Box 75 Columbus, Ohio, 2 folders


Box 75 Dallas, Texas


Box 75 Detroit, Michigan, 2 folders


Box 75 Elizabeth, New Jersey


Box 75 Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Box 75 Fort Wayne, Indiana


Box 75 Frankfort, Kentucky, 5 folders


Box 75 Grand Rapids, Michigan


Box 75 Inkster, Michigan


Young, Whitney M. Jr., Memorials



Box 76 Jersey City, NJ


Box 76 Kalamazoo, MI


Box 76 Lagos, NIGERIA


Box 76 Los Angeles, CA, 2 folders


Box 76 Louisville, KY, 3 folders


Box 76 Miami, FL


Box 76 New Rochelle, NY, 2 folders


Box 76 New York, NY, 7 folders


Box 76 North Brunswick, NJ



Box 77 Omaha, NE, 2 folders


Box 77 Pittsburgh, PA


Box 77 Plainfield, NJ


Box 77 Portland, OR


Box 77 St. Paul, MN, 2 folders


Box 77 San Bernardino, CA


Box 77 Shelbyville, KY


Box 77 Stamford, CT, 2 folders


Box 77 Staten Island, NY


Box 77 Troy, NY


Box 77 Valhalla, NY


Box 77 Washington, DC, 5 folders


Box 77 White Plains, NY, 2 folders


Box 77 Yonkers, NY


Young, Whitney M. Jr., Papers and Collections



Box 78 Atlanta University Request for the Whitney Young, Jr. Papers


Box 78 Columbia University Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Library of Social Work


Box 78 Columbia University Tyrone Cannon


Box 78 Columbia University Celestine Tutt. Personnel and Personal


Box 78 Columbia University Library Proposal, Kenneth Lohf, 1991


Young, Whitney M. Jr., Papers and CollectionsYoung, Whitney M. Sr.



Box 79 Columbia University Clippings


Box 79 Columbia University Miscellaneous Items, 2 folders


Box 79 Kentucky State University Inquiry re: Whitney M. Young, Jr., 1976


Box 79 Library of Congress Re: Whitney M. Young Jr. Papers depository, 1973


Box 79 University of Minnesota Re: Whitney Young, Jr. Papers depository, 1973


Box 79 Schomburg Center for Research (NY Public Library) Re Young Papers depository, 1973

Series IX: Whitney Young, Senior, 1976


Box 79 Memorial Reunion, condolence and miscellaneous


Box 79 Mary Elizabeth Lee Thesis re. Whitney Young, Sr., April 1983, 2 folders

Series X: Margaret B Young Files



Box 80 Articles by and about Margaret B. Young


Box 80 Awards to MBY


Box 80 Speeches by MBY, 1972 to 1979


Box 80 Speeches by MBY, 1980 to 1991


Box 80 Speeches by MBY, KSU Alumni Association Luncheon, 7/13/85


Box 80 Speeches by MBY



Box 81 Speeches: UNESCO, 1980 to 1991


Box 81 United Nations International School, (Fund Committee), 1972


Box 81 United Nations Miscellaneous, 1972 to 1980


Box 81 United Nations Association of the United States, 1973 to 1980


Box 81 Trip to Nigeria and Ghana, Schedules and Correspondence, 1974


Box 81 Dedication of the WMY Jr. Memorial Library


Box 81 Trip to Africa by MBY (Nigeria and Ghana) Newspapers and Clippings, 1974



Box 82 Report on Trip to Eastern Europe, 1974


Box 82 U.S. National Commission for UNESCO


Box 82 Two Centuries of Black American ArtRemember the Ladies Exhibit


Box 82 Elected Director of Metropolitan Museum, 9/14/76


Box 82 Port Authority of New York and New Jersey


Box 82 Bennett College Commencement Sunday, May 8, 1977


Box 82 Trip to Africa with President Carter, March 1978


Box 82 Washington and Lee University, March 26, 1979


Box 82 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts


Box 82 NYS Council on the Arts


Box 82 Virginia Union University Founders' Day Observance, 2/10/78

Series XI: Audio and Video Tapes



Box 83 William R. Simms Five cassettes of WMY from: 20 Stuyvesant Oval, New York

[Former Fund Director for the National Urban League]


Box 83 WMY Fellows, Jan 11/12 1975, 3 cassettes


Box 83 WMY Fellows, 10/23/74, 3 cassettes


Box 83 Two copies of same cassette -- Side 1: A National Urban League 1981 Annual Conference "Conference Dinner" -- Side 2: A Guest Speaker, Walter E. Fauntroy, US House of Representatives, Washington DC


Box 83 On fellowships, 1980, 2 cassettes


Box 83 "The ABC's of Black History", 1 cassette


Box 83 June 21, 1980, 2 tapes

["both tapes blank"]


Box 83 Whitney Young Commemorative Stamp Ceremony, NY,NY, 1/30/81, 1 cassette


Box 83 Minutes of Board Meeting, 4/16/82, 1 cassette


Box 83 Miscellaneous

Series XII: Printed Materials



Box 84 Annual Reviews of Progress, 1983 to 1987



Box 85 Annual Reviews of Progress, 1987 to 1989



Box 86 Columbia University Filmography and Information on Annual Reports, 2 books



Box 87 Folder Escott, Paul D. After Secession: Jefferson Davis and the Failure of Confederate


Box 87 Nationalism., Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London, 1978


Box 87 Escott, Paul D. Slavery Remembered: A Record of Twentieth Century Slave Narratives., The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1979


Box 87 Information on annual reports, 1 folder


Box 87 Columbia University Filmography



Box 88 Clippings, brochures and periodicals



Box 89 Clippings



Box 90 Brochures and Fellowship Directory



Box 91 Photographs and Artwork, miscellaneous

Series XIII: Oversized Materials



Flat Box 94 14 plaques and memorabilia



Flat Box 95 14 plaques and memorabilia



Flat Box 96 14 plaques and memorabilia



Flat Box 97 14 plaques and memorabilia



Box 98 Sneakers and hard hat



Mapcase 14/05/02 To MBY signed by President Jimmy Carter, 1 Scrolled certificate


Mapcase 14/05/02 Record albums, 11 Record Albums


Mapcase 14/05/02 Young, Margaret, 2 Scrapbooks


Mapcase 14/05/02 Photographs, 3 Photographs


Mapcase 14/05/02 Calendars, 2 Calendars


Mapcase 14/05/02 Posters, 4 Posters

Additions to the Collection

Gift of Velma Banks, 2018



Box 99 Folder 1 Jet. Vol. XXXVI, No. 21, August 28, 1969


Box 99 Folder 2 Jet. Vol. XL, No. 1, April 1, 1971


Box 99 Folder 3 Carry On. Program for the First Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Football Classic, 1971


Box 99 Folder 4 National Urban League, Inc. Circular Letter rgarding the commemorative stamp, December 5, 1980


Box 99 Folder 5 Envelope, mounted in acrylic, with "First Day Of Issue" stamp, January 30, 1981