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Wilbur and Mary Alice Baldinger Papers

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Identifier: UP000902
Abstract Mary Alice Baldinger served as executive director of the National Civil Liberties Clearing House from 1949 to 1971. Wilbur Baldinger worked as a reporter, as editor of The Guild Reporter from 1941 to 1944, and as director of publications for the U.S. Conference of Mayors from 1961 to1971.

The papers of Wilbur and Mary Alice Baldinger document their careers and reflect their efforts to promote civil liberties and human rights.

William B. Gould IV Papers

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Identifier: LP001277
Abstract William Gould IV served as lead counsel in the class-action racial discrimination lawsuit, Stamps v. Detroit Edison, filed on behalf of Edison employee Willie Stamps and the Association for the Betterment of Black Edison Employees. Mr. Gould’s papers document the proceedings of Stamps v. Detroit Edison.

William Bledsoe Papers

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Identifier: UP002783
Abstract William F. Bledsoe held a long career in the field of law. Working under Attorney General Frank Kelley, as well as being elected to the 30th District Court in Highland Park, Judge Bledsoe is particularly noted for cases pertaining to civil rights issues.

William Lucy Oral Histories

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Identifier: LOH002239
Abstract William "Bill" Lucy was a long-serving leader in AFSCME. A civil engineer in Contra Costa, California, he joined AFSCME in 1956 and was involved in the Memphis sanitation workers strike of 1968. He served as Secretary-Treasurer of AFSCME from 1972 to 2010. He co-founded the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) in 1972 and was involved in the civil rights and anti-Apartheid movements. Philip Mason conducted an audio interview with William Lucy in 2001 and a video interview with him in 2002....

Willoughby Abner Papers

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Identifier: UP000545
Abstract The papers of Mr. Abner reflect his work with the UAW, and to a lesser extent, his involvement in civil rights and community activities.Part I consists of correspondence, reports, newsletters, and miscellaneous publications reflecting Mr. Abner's positions with the UAW and his social concerns. Until 1963 Mr. Abner was with the Education and Citizenship Department of UAW Region 4, located in Chicago. In 1963 he moved to Detroit to become the assistant director of the Leadership Study...

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Meta Riseman Records

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Identifier: UR000619
Abstract Subjects include: peace; human rights; anti-Semitism

Workers' Defense League Records

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Identifier: LR000408
Abstract This collection of correspondence, press releases, newspaper clippings, speeches, trial briefs and transcripts, and published pamphlets and leaflets, thoroughly documents the Worker's Defense League's efforts to obtain justice for labor organizers, government critics, victims of racial and economic discrimination, and conscientious objectors, through established, legal processes.

Workers' Education Local 189 Records

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Identifier: LR000954
Abstract Workers Education Local 189, American Federation of Teachers, was founded in November 1922 as the bargaining agent for the faculty members of Brookwood Labor College. After Brookwood closed its doors in 1937, Local 189 opened its membership to all persons, regardless of geographic location, who were engaged in workers' education. Throughout its existence Local 189 had been active in distributing workers' education materials to other members of the AFT, and to public schools, colleges and to the...

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Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970 4
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Detroit. Commission on Community Relations 3
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Clinton, Bill, 1946- 2
Detroit (Mich.). Mayor's Interracial Committee 2
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King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
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Michigan. Civil Rights Commission. 2
National Education Association of the United States 2
North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17) 2
Overton, Carrie Burton 2
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 2
Schermer, George, 1919-1989 2
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Stepp, Marc 2
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 2
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Abner, Willoughby, 1920-1972 1
American Federation of Teachers. Workers Education Local 189 1
American Newspaper Guild 1
Bailey, J. Edward, 1923- 1
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Beckman, Charles Keller, 1900- 1
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Biagi, Charles 1
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Black Panther Party 1
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California State Employees' Association 1
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Carrick, Louis B. 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Charles Flint, Kellogg 1
Cheng, Charles 1
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 1
Cohen, Carl 1
Communist Party of America 1
Cunningham, Bill 1
Davenport, Elvin 1
Davis, Hugh M. 1
Detroit Coalition to End the War Now! 1
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Detroit Industrial Mission 1
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Detroit Urban League 1
Didier, Gene 1
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Fair Housing Campaign (Birmingham, Mich.) 1
Fair Housing Center 1
Feldman, Sandra 1
Fuller, Alex 1
Gilmore, Horace W., 1918-2010 1
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