List of Speakers for Negro History Week
- List of Speakers for Negro History Week
- International Workers’ Order (IWO) and Jewish People's Fraternal Order (JPFO)
- Black Jewish Relations
Conferences, Conventions, Meetings
- Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc. New York Branch
- New York, New York, United States
Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States
- Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc. New York Branch, The Journal of Negro History and the Negro History Bulletin
- Work Type:
political ideologies and attitudes
Fraternal Orders- Lodges, Activities
Black Jewish Relations
- List of proposed speakers is sent to Vines for New Jersey meetings as part of upcoming Negro History Week. Vines is the New Jersey District Secretary of the JPFO. The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History letterhead lists Mary McLeod Bethune, Louis R. Mehlinger, H. A. Tynes, Florence E. ba Cote, James Egert Allen, Carter Woodson, L. D. Reddick, Eardlie Jones, and Vera Marshall.
- The Jewish People’s Fraternal Order was the largest ‘national’ section of the International Workers Order (IWO) which focused on cultural awareness and celebration, mutual support especially in health insurance coverage, and anti-fascist activities. The IWO also gave particular emphasis to supporting the rights and interests of African Americans. Documents include language and representations which comprise the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that Cornell University or its staff endorse or approve of negative representations or stereotypes presented.
- Cite As:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records #5276. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
- Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Martin P. Catherwood Library, Cornell University
- Archival Collection:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records, 1915-2002 (KCL05276)
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