Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James) 1908-1981
Most widely held works about Archibald J Carey
Most widely held works by Archibald J Carey
Archibald J. Carey papers, 1909-1966 by Archibald J Carey ( )
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Correspondence and other papers relating to Carey's activities as a lawyer, politician, and alderman (1947-1955) of the 3rd ward in Chicago; member (1955-1961) of the President's Committee on Government Employment Policy; and pastor of Quinn Chapel (African Methodist Episcopal Church). Collection includes papers of his father, Bishop Carey. Topics include the younger Carey's 1949 efforts to have the Chicago City Council pass an open housing ordinance; his nationwide speaking tour for the Eisenhower-Nixon 1952 presidential campaign; and his 1964 decision to join the Democratic Party. His work on the presidential committee is covered by minutes of meetings, reports, and correspondence with committee members Ross Clinchy, W. Arthur McCoy, Branch Rickey, the U.S. Department of Labor, and U.S. Department of Defense, and others.
African American actors African American boxers African American clergy African American clergy--Political activity African American lawyers African American motion picture actors and actresses African Americans--Politics and government African Methodist Episcopal Church Anderson, Thomas Archives Bernhard, Andrew Biography Boxing Carey, Archibald J.--1908-1981 Celler, Emanuel,--1888-1981 Chandler, Happy,--1898-1991 Chicago (Ill.).--City Council Church history City council members Clark, Howard Clergy Cobb, Ty,--1886-1961 Discrimination in housing Discrimination in sports Dodson, Owen,--1914-1983 Election districts Football Frick, Ford C Goldman, Eric Frederick,--1915-1989 Greaves, William Hagerty, James C.--1909-1981 Horne, Lena Horse racing Illinois--Chicago Keck, Harry,--1897-1965 Lee, Canada Massey, Ilona,--1910-1974 Meadows, Audrey Mich, Dan D.--1905-1965 Minor league baseball Moss, Arnold,--1910-1989 Musial, Stan,--1920- Olympics Political science Race relations Records and correspondence Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) Sockman, Ralph W.--1889-1970 South Africa United States.--President's Committee on Government Employment Policy