WorldCat Identities

Granger, Lester Blackwell 1896-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 138 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: HD5861, 331.11511
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Most widely held works about Lester Blackwell Granger
 
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Most widely held works by Lester Blackwell Granger
Toward job adjustment, with specific reference to the vocational problems of racial, religious and cultural minority groups by Lester B Granger( Book )
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Occupational opportunities for Negroes by National Urban League( Book )
3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To the unfinished struggle : three addresses to American college youth by Lester B Granger( Book )
3 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The negro worker in New York City by Lester B Granger( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A report on the City University and its proposed 1964 master plan by Lester B Granger( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Founder's Day address by Lester B Granger( Book )
2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The nature and role of community development by Lester B Granger( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Communist influence among Negroes--fact or illusion : statements presented at Washington before the House Committee on Un-American Activities by Lester B Granger( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Lester Granger addresses the 1956 annual conference of the National Urban League] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Excerpts from the National Urban League Conference in Detroit, Sept. 3, 1957] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lester B. Granger interview by Lester B Granger( )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses origin and purpose of the League. Recalls conditions at the League when he became chief including primary focus, activities, structure, and funding. Discusses growth and development under his leadership. Articulates social services offered by the League. Recalls how his investigation of segregation and discrimination in the Navy led to a change in its official policy. Discusses the usage of executive and legislative powers by Presidents Roosevelt, Eisenhower, and Kennedy, to affect African Americans either positively or negatively. No tape available. Interviewer: John Britton
Lawrence D. Reddick World War II project by Lawrence Dunbar Reddick( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The series Writings and Research Files, 1943-1949 contains manuscripts and material Reddick created or gathered for articles and a book he had intended to write; nearly all focus on the black experience during World War II. Several of his manuscripts, both published and unpublished, form part of this series, including an incomplete manuscript about black soldiers from the Civil War through World War I
Post-war struggle for domestic peace : address ... [at] University of Minnesota convocation, November 9, 1944-11:30 A.M by Lester B Granger( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Afro-American pamphlets ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Lester Granger on the radio program In our community] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ross Thalheimer papers by Ross Thalheimer( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Ross Thalheimer Papers consist of papers relating to Thalheimer's activities as a civil rights supporter from the 1940's to the 1970's. Files relate primarily to the funding and presentation of the Thalheimer Award to the National Urban League, including the prize winning essays written by students, and for the Thalheimer Awards he funded for the NAACP including information about the recipients and associated programs, 1942-1976. Collection also contains letters from Kenneth B. Clark and Lester B. Granger, typescripts of interviews given by Thalheimer, copies of an advertisement placed in The New York Times in 1964 by the Psychologists' Committee on Interracial Relations concerning violence and race relations, and telegrams to Thalheimer from Martin Luther King, Jr. inviting him to join King on what would become known as the Selma to Montgomery March on March 9 and 21, 1965. There are also an address Thalheimer delivered in 1940 called "The Need for Equal Educational Opportunity in a Democracy;" an article he wrote entitled "What Can the Church Do About Juvenile Delinquency," 1954; biographical information about Thalheimer prepared by his widow; and expressions of sympathy upon his death
with Marian Anderson by Lester B Granger( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The story thus far-- : address by Lester B Granger( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Dedication of the National Urban League headquarters in New York City] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Lester Granger and Lloyd Garrison speak at 1951 National Urban League conference] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (48)