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.

Click the box in the request column to open the form that allows you to request a box for onsite viewing in the reading room at the Center for Jewish History, New York, NY.

 

Series I: Background, undated, 1942-1944

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

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

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

Arranged chronologically.

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

English.
Box 1, Folder 18.
BoxFolderTitleDateRequest
1 18 Miscellaneous Items undated, 1941-1942 request_box
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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.
BoxFolderTitleDateRequest
1 19 F.E.P.C. 1942 request_box
1 20 Recommendations to F.E.P.C. 1942 request_box
BoxFolderTitleDateRequest
2 1 Public Hearings undated, 1942 request_box
2 2 State Legislation 1943-1945 request_box
2 3 War Manpower Commission 1943-1944 request_box
2 4 Correspondence 1942 request_box
2 5 Correspondence 1943 request_box
2 6 Correspondence 1944 request_box
2 7 Railroad controversy 1943-1944 request_box
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Series VI: Alien Employment, 1942-1943

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

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

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