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African Americans--California--San Diego

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Harold K. Brown Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0436
Scope and Contents The Harold K. Brown Papers (1956-2000) document Brown's participation in the local Civil Rights Movement, his dedication to community economic development, and his professional life, with a heavy emphasis on the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Brown's role in the School Integration Task Force, and his involvement with the Black Economic Development Task Force. Highlights include the Congress of Racial Equality's actions against the employment practices of...
Dates: 1956-2000; Majority of material found in 1963-1965, 1990s

Brown (Harold K.) Papers; Box 6: Virtual Item: KSDO Viewpoints

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms-0436.006.000.002
Dates: Digitized: October 27, 1966

Brown (Harold K.) Papers; Box 6: Virtual Item: KSDO Viewpoints

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms-0436.006.000.007
Dates: Digitized: December 8, 1966

Brown (Harold K.) Papers; Box 6: Virtual Item: KSDO Viewpoints

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms-0436.006.000.001
Dates: Digitized: October 20, 1966

Brown (Harold K.) Papers; Box 6: Virtual Item: KSDO Viewpoints

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms-0436.006.000.004
Dates: Digitized: November 10, 1966

Judge Earl Ben Gilliam Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0494
Scope and Contents The Earl B. Gilliam Papers document five decades of Gilliam’s career as a judge in San Diego County. The collection includes news clippings, photos, correspondence, invitations, federal bench nominations, court cases, class notes, scrapbooks, award certificates, court dockets, and judicial questionnaires. The majority of the material dates from around the 1940’s to the late 1990's, and highlights Gilliam’s community service, as well as his appointments to...
Dates: 1945-2011; Majority of material found in 1965-1981

Inter-Faith Prayer Fellowship Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0559
Scope and Contents The Inter-Faith Prayer Fellowship Records contains records of more than six decades of church activity that include handwritten speeches, event programs, newspaper clippings, photos, publications, audio and video recordings, personal papers, organizational documents, and related church records. During this time, Martha S. Featherston organized women’s groups, founded the Inter-Faith Prayer Fellowship, spoke at various like-minded organization’s events, and...
Dates: 1957-2017; Majority of material found in 1983-2017

Reverend George Walker Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0399
Scope and Contents The Reverend George Walker Smith Papers document Smith's ministerial career in San Diego at the Golden Hill United Presbyterian Church and Christ United Presbyterian Church, as well as his political, social, educational, and religious achievements. The collection includes sermons, church announcements, correspondence, Board of Education scrapbooks, news clippings, accolades, plaques and certificates of achievement, Kiwanis Club Information, and...
Dates: 1950-2000

Leon Williams Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0398
Scope and Contents The Leon Williams Papers document three decades of William's public service career, and includes news clippings, photos, correspondence, invitations, public appearance forms, public opinions, campaign information, reports, ordinances, plaques, certificates of achievement, various committee files, and conference minutes. During his time on city council, Williams advocated land use programs, revitalization of older neighborhoods, and the use of public...
Dates: 1961-2006