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Daley, Richard J. 1902-1976

Works: 298 works in 378 publications in 1 language and 13,550 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Cinéma vérité films  Quotations  Sources  Archives  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Recipient, Editor, Speaker
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Most widely held works about Richard J Daley
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Most widely held works by Richard J Daley
Quotations from Mayor Daley by Richard J Daley( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches of the 20th century( Recording )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches of the 20th century, volume four : best of times, worst of times( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crisis in Chicago: 1968( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social activism sound recording project( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated chronology of events in the United States and abroad related to the Vietnam War and protests against the war, 1960-1975, with emphasis on the anti-war movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. Site features extensive historical audio and video recordings and links to full-text newspaper articles and other online resources
The Open housing controvery : debating the various ways to "de-ghettoize" our cities: 1973( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayors Richard Daley and John Lindsay, former H.U.D. Secretary George Romney, and other concerned citizens propose means of dealing with the unfair, unethical, and unconstitutional practice of racial discrimination in private housing
North development area by Chicago (Ill.)( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mid-Chicago economic development study by Mayor's Committee for Economic and Cultural Development of Chicago( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grant E. Born letter by Grant E Born( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter, from Petoskey, Michigan, to Mayor Richard Daley, Chicago. Remarks on government removal of Indians from Chicago: removal via boxcars to Kansas; Indian families which walked to and built homes on spot near Lake Charlevoix, Michigan
William Downey Memoir by William "Smokey" Downey( )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"ILLINOIS STATECRAFT Downey, a former member of the administration of Illinois Governor William G. Stratton, discusses his work as a journalist, press agent, and legislative liaison for the governor. He recalls some of the legislative events and personalities in Illinois politics, Governor Stratton's 1952 campaign, political appointees, the Orville Hodge scandal, political issues, and the governor's relationship with Chicago politicians. He also describes Springfield in the 1920's and 30's and legislative technique. Reference is made to numerous Illinois politicians including Adlai E. Stevenson, Richard J. Daley, and Paul Powell."
Counter culture films( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seasons change: A film detailing the truth about what a federal court judge ruled was "a police riot" in the city of Chicago during the 1968 Democratic National Convention. Includes accounts of perjured testimony of policeman regarding innocent arrested citizens; harrassment of delegates by policeman; racially motivated police brutality; accounts by Rennie Davis, leader of the National Mobilization Committee; an account by poet Allen Ginsberg; an account by Tom Hayden, leader of the Students For A Democratic Society; acts of random and unprovoked violence by the police in bars, hotels and upon cripples; accounts by a speechwriter and aide to Senator McCarthy; CBS news coverage outtakes including convention footage, the roughing-up of Dan Rather on the convention floor during a broadcast, anchoring and interviews by Walter Cronkite and more; an account by comedian and political activist Dick Gregory; police beating of newsmen covering the convention; an account by British Parliament member Anna Kerr who was an innocent bystander who was brutalized, arrested and maced before TV cameras; various accounts by Mayor Daley; the violent assaults upon demonstrators in Lincoln Park and in front of the convention center; and more
American revolution 2( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1960s was defined by a common effort to fight against injustice. Mike Gray, a Chicago filmmaker, used his camera to document the politics of the streets from the riots in the social upheaval, to the rising of two prolific groups fighting prejudice
The Richard J. Daley urbanforum( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Better Government Association records by Better Government Association (Ill.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Candidates' statements, topically-arranged investigation files, newsclippings, press releases, minutes, and correspondence of the BGA, a Chicago non-profit, investigative organization, founded in 1923, that has focused media attention on waste and corruption in city, state, and federal government. Topics are primarily Chicago area cases, including the Alderman Thomas Keane case; investigations of government agencies, policies, and contracts, especially in health care, nursing homes, public housing, the Metropolitan Sanitary District; and an investigation of private employment agencies. Included are files from the mid-1980s from a Washington, D.C., office operated by the BGA to investigate national defense spending, the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion, and government contracts with the Frigitemp Corporation, Litton Industries, and Cattle King Packing Company
Report of investigation of the McCormick place fire of January, 16, 1967, submitted to Richard J. Daley, Mayor( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sherwood Ross papers by Sherwood Ross( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sherwood Ross's works, including drafts and clippings of newspaper articles, syndicated columns, press releases, speeches, poems and plays from 1956 through 2014; material related to Sherwood Ross Associates, a magazine publicity firm he founded in 1970, including press releases and clippings of newspapers that "picked up" or quoted from articles Ross promoted; and personal and biographical materials, including clippings of newspaper articles about Ross and Sherwood Ross Associates
[A report to Mayor Richard J. Daley concerning allegations made against the Chicago Housing Authority and Charles R. Swibel]( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telenews( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Daley says personnel of Summervale Police District have been ordered to take lie detector test"--Hearst index card
Richard J. Daley papers by Richard J Daley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes: Letter to Paul M. Angle, asking him to join an "All-Chicago Citizens' Committee," whose purpose is to promote Chicago as an industrial, commercial, cultural and recreational center, and to herald to the outside world Chicago's true character and the story of its people (1956 January 27, Typed letter signed, 1 page), plus carbon copy of Angle's letter of acceptance. (1956 February 1, Carbon copy, 1 page) (From CHS Correspondence); Proclamation of March 16, 1967 as "Benjamin Russell Hanby Anniversary Day in Chicago, in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of his death" (Typed document signed, 1 page), plus covering letter by Richard J. Schwarz (1967 March 7); Letter to Mrs. Alice Buys, Chicago. Form card of thanks sent by Mayor Daley to those who supported his actions during the 1968 Democratic Party National Convention. Card contains pictures of Daley and of the Seal of Chicago. (Card and envelope) (1968 September)
City of big shoulders( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Polish immigrants were the driving force behind Chicago's remarkable industrial growth. But they never achieved political cohesiveness, and while a million Poles now live in Chicago, their political power is not commensurate with the number of votes they cast
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Quotations from Mayor Daley
American pharaoh : Mayor Richard J. Daley : his battle for Chicago and the nationRichard J. Daley : politics, race, and the governing of ChicagoDaley : power and presidential politicsChallenging the Daley machine : a Chicago alderman's memoir
Alternative Names
Daley, Richard Joseph

Richard Daley personnalité politique américaine

Richard J. Daley American politician

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Richard J. Daley Amerikaans politicus

Richard J. Daley político estadounidense

Richard J. Daley politico statunitense

Richard J. Daley US-amerikanesche Politiker

Richard J. Daley US-amerikanischer Politiker und Bürgermeister von Chicago

Richard J. Daley yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Ричард Дж. Дейли


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