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Charles F. Kellogg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP001419
Kellogg's papers contain manuscripts, research, photographs, and notes used to write his 1967 book, NAACP: A History of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Volume I: 1909-1920, which describes the beginnings of the organization, its leaders, and the issues they faced.

Important Subjects: Blair Education Bill Dyer Bill National Association for the Advancement of Colored People--History Race Relations

Important Correspondents: DuBois, W.E.B. Eisenhower, Dwight D. Holmes, John Haynes Ovington, Mary White Pickens, William Smythe, Hugh Spingarn, Joel E. Spingarn, Arthur B. Truman, Harry S. Wise, Stephen S.

Series Description: Series I: Manuscript Series II: Research Files

Dates

  • 1955 - 1967

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

14 Linear Feet (14 SB)

Abstract

Charles Flint Kellogg was a respected historian, Professor of American History, and Chair of the Department of History at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He was awarded grant money to study the history of the NAACP. His papers contain manuscripts, research, photographs, and notes used to write his 1967 book, NAACP: A History of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Volume I: 1909-1920, which describes the beginnings of the organization, its leaders, and the issues they faced.

History

Charles Flint Kellogg was a respected historian, Professor of American History, and Chair of the Department of History at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He was awarded grant money to study the history of the NAACP.

Arrangement

Arranged in 2 series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-2), and Series 2 (Boxes 5-14). Folders in each series are simply listed by their location within each box. They are not arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout several boxes within each series.

Acquisition

The Charles F. Kellogg Papers were deposited at the Reuther Library by his wife in November 1989.

Related Materials

Carrie Burton Overton Papers; Mary White Ovington Papers; NAACP Detroit Branch Records; James J. McClendon Papers; Gloster Current Papers; Aaron Henry Papers; Ernest C. and Jessie M. Dillard Papers

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Maureen Simari on March 30, 2010.
Title
Guide to the Charles F. Kellogg Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Maureen Simari.
Date
2010-03-30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2010-03-30: Edited by Deborah Rice.
  • 2017-02-07: Updated by Deborah Rice.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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