Guide to the Records of the Coordinating Committee of Jewish Organizations Dealing with Employment Discrimination in War Industries, undated, 1940-1945

*I-169

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Marvin Rusinek as MS Word document, October 16, 2009. Finding aid was encoded by Marvin Rusinek on October 20, 2009. Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator:Coordinating Committee of Jewish Organizations Dealing with Employment Discrimination in War Industries
Title:Coordinating Committee of Jewish Organizations Dealing with Employment Discrimination in War Industries, records
Dates:undated, 1940-1945
Abstract:Contains the minutes of meetings of various committees, position papers, and correspondence with agencies and individuals.
Languages:The collection is in English.
Quantity: 1.5 linear feet (3 manuscript boxes)
Identification:I-169
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Biographical Note

Coordinating Committee of Jewish Organizations Dealing with Employment Discrimination in War Industries established by the Jewish Occupational Council in 1942; merged with the National Community Relations Advisory Council in 1942).

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Scope and Content Note

The collection contains the minutes of meetings of various committees, position papers, and correspondence with agencies and individuals.

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Arrangement

The collection is organized into eight series as follows:

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Coordinating Committee of Jewish Organizations Dealing with Employment Discrimination in War Industries, records; I-169; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, New York, NY, and Boston, MA.

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Acquisition Information

Unknown.

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Access Points

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Series I: Background, undated, 1942-1944

English.
Box 1, Folder 1.
BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 Coordinating Committee Background undated, 1942-1944
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Series II: Coordinating Committees, undated, 1942-1945

English.
Box 1, Folders 2-13.
BoxFolderTitleDate
1 2 Transfer to NCRAC undated, 1944-1945
1 3 Minutes 1942
1 4 Subcommittee meetings 1942
1 5 Committee-Advice and Guidance 1943-1944
1 6 Committee - Advisory Committee on Discrimination Clearance 1942
1 7 Executive Committee - Minutes 1943-1944
1 8 Committee - Government and Legislation 1943-1944
1 9 Committee - Government and Legislation Washington Meeting 1944
1 10 Committee - Membership Assignments undated, 1942-1944
1 11 Public Relations Committee 1944
1 12 Service to Local Communities 1944
1 13 Steering Committee - Minutes 1943-1944
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Series III: Position Papers, 1942-1945

English.
Box 1, Folders 14-17.
Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 14 Position Papers 1942
1 15 Position Papers 1943
1 16 Position Papers 1944
1 17 Position Papers 1945
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Series IV: Miscellaneous Items, undated, 1941-1942

English.
Box 1, Folder 18.
BoxFolderTitleDate
1 18 Miscellaneous Items undated, 1941-1942
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Series V: Fair Employment Practices Committee (F.E.P.C.), 1942-1945

English.
Box 1, Folder 19 -- Box 2, Folder 7.
BoxFolderTitleDate
1 19 F.E.P.C. 1942
1 20 Recommendations to F.E.P.C. 1942
BoxFolderTitleDate
2 1 Public Hearings undated, 1942
2 2 State Legislation 1943-1945
2 3 War Manpower Commission 1943-1944
2 4 Correspondence 1942
2 5 Correspondence 1943
2 6 Correspondence 1944
2 7 Railroad controversy 1943-1944
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Series VI: Alien Employment, 1942-1943

English.
Box 2, Folder 8.
BoxFolderTitleDate
2 8 Alien Employment 1942-1943
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Series VII: Discrimination Complaints, 1942-1945

English.
Box 2, Folder 9.
BoxFolderTitleDate
2 9 Discrimination Complaints 1942-1945
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Series VIII: Correspondence, undated, 1940-1945

English.
Box 2, Folder 10 -- Box 3, Folder 38.
BoxFolderTitleDate
2 10 Barron, Harry 1941-1945
2 11 Benjamin, Claude 1942
2 12 Benjamin, Claude 1943
2 13 Benjamin, Claude 1944-1945
BoxFolderTitleDate
3 1 Hexter, George 1942
3 2 Hollander, Sidney 1942-1945
3 3 Segal, George 1942-1945
3 4 Miscellaneous Correspondence 1942-1945
3 5 Bureau on Jewish Economic Problems (L.A.) 1942-1943
3 6 Bureau on Jewish Employment Problems (Chicago) 1940, 1942-1945
3 7 Bureau on Jewish Employment Problems (Cleveland) 1943
3 8 Jewish Community Council (Springfield, Mass.) 1942
3 9 Jewish Community Relations Committee (Newark, NJ) 1944
3 10 General Jewish Council 1943
3 11 Hartford Jewish Community Council 1942
3 12 Jewish Community Center (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) 1942
3 13 Jewish Community Council (Columbus, Ohio) 1942
3 14 Jewish Community Council (Detroit, MI) 1942, 1944
3 15 Jewish Community Council (Houston, TX) 1942
3 16 Jewish Community Council (Kansas City, MO) 1943-1944
3 17 Jewish Community Council (Paterson, NJ) 1941
3 18 Jewish Community Council (Washington, DC) 1942
3 19 Jewish Coordinating Council (St. Louis, MO) 1942-1943
3 20 Jewish Federation of Indianapolis 1942
3 21 Jewish Occupational Council (N.Y.) 1943
3 22 Jewish Placement Service (St. Paul) undated, 1942
3 23 Jewish Public Relations Council (Pittsburgh, PA) 1943-1944
3 24 Jewish Vocational Service (Cincinnati, OH) 1943
3 25 Jewish Vocational Service (Detroit, MI) 1942-1943
3 26 Louisville Conference of Jewish Organizations 1942
3 27 Metropolitan Councils (Philadelphia, PA) 1942-1943
3 28 Metropolitan Councils (Bay Area Council) undated, 1942-1943
3 29 Metropolitan Councils (Twin City Council) undated, 1942-1943
3 30 Metropolitan Councils - Miscellaneous Correspondence 1942-1944
3 31 Milwaukee Jewish Council 1944-1945
3 32 National Association Against Unfair Discrimination undated, 1943-1944
3 33 National Refugee Service 1944
3 34 New Haven Jewish Community Council 1942
3 35 Oklahoma City Jewish Community Council 1941-1942
3 36 Refugee Service of Hartford 1942
3 37 YM & Y.M.H.A. (Elizabeth, NJ) 1942, 1944
3 38 Y.M.H.A. (Perth Amboy, NJ) 1942
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