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NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Directors

@ University of Massachusetts, Amherst

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People


Provides summaries of agenda items, including a list of attendees and reports from officers and Legal Committee. Secretary reports on the membership drive, Colored representation in the National Labor Program, the American Federation of Labor and Colored Workmen, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen (labor union), cases of Colonel Young and Lieutenant Tribbett, investigations of the East St. Louis riots, Spingarn Medal arrangements, new issues of lynching and the Civil Rights Act, summary of finances and clippings service. The Field Secretary reports on branch updates. Du Bois, Director of Publications and Research, reports on the Crisis magazine. Signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Chair and John R. Shillady, Secretary.
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