• Oral History Interview with Cecil Brown Jr. and Loretta, August 9, 1995

    Brown, Loretta; Brown, Cecil, Jr, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Congress of Racial Equality; Milwaukee United School Integration Committee; Milwaukee Public Schools Board

    Interview with Loretta and Cecil Brown Jr. conducted by Jack Dougherty, August 9, 1995 (at the Finney Public Library, 4243 W. North Avenue, Milwaukee). Cecil Brown Jr. founded Milwaukee's chapter of C…

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  • Oral History Interview with Peter Murrell Sr. and Eva Ruth June 2, 1995

    Murrell, Peter Sr.; Murrell, Eva Ruth, City of Milwaukee's Government; Milwaukee Public Schools; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Congress of Racial Equality; Milwaukee Unit…

    Interview of Eva Ruth Murrell and Peter Murrell, Sr., conducted by Jack Dougherty, June 2, 1995 (at their home, 1302 W Capitol Drive, Milwaukee). Murrell came to Milwaukee in the 1940's and became act…

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  • Oral History Interview with Rev. B.S. Gregg, May 30, 1995

    Gregg, Rev. B.S, Milwaukee Public Schools; Milwaukee United School Integration Committee; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

    Interview of Rev. B.S. Gregg, conducted by Jack Dougherty, May 30, 1995 (at the Wyndham Hotel, 139 E Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee). Reverend B.S. Gregg was pastor of St. Matthew CME church for several y…

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  • Vel Phillips Papers, Correspondence-Opposition Mail, March 1967

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Milwaukee Journal; Freedom Schools; City of Milwaukee's Government; Congress of Racial Equality; Milwaukee Conference o…

    A group of letters and clippings sent to mail that oppose her Fair Housing Ordinance. The majority of these items fall under the categories of Hate Mail, Anonymous Letters and racism, what Vel Phillip…

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  • Vel Phillips Papers, Correspondence-Opposition Mail, July 1967

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, City of Milwaukee's Government; Milwaukee Journal; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Cou…

    A group of letters and clippings sent to mail that opposes not only fair housing, but Vel's choice to work with Father Groppi.

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  • Vel Phillips Papers, Correspondence, March 1966

    Phillips, Vel, 1924, Eagle's Club; University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee; Milwaukee Common Council; City of Milwaukee's Government; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Youth Counci…

    A collection of letters from March 1966, which discuss housing discrimination and racial segregation.

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