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Charlotte Chambliss papers

Identifier: 081
Content Description

Correspondence, invitations, honors and awards, clippings, programs, announcements, speeches, writings, and other ephemera pertaining to Chambliss' career as an artist and educator.

Dates: Other: 1962-1979

Seleste L. Chandler papers

 Collection — Container: small collections
Identifier: 2405
Scope and Contents The Seleste L. Chandler papers document Chandler's service as an African American medic serving in France during World War I. The collection includes Chandler's diary, photographs, correspondence, and an obituary notice. The highlight of the collection is a diary kept by Chandler from approximately June 1917, when he entered Jenner Medical College in Chicago, Illinois, to February 1919, when he returned to the United States from his tour of duty. Chandler briefly describes his...
Dates: Created: 1917-1920; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2000

Leah Chase collection

Identifier: 082
Content Description

An artificial collection, materials include a photograph, articles, and various ephemera pertaining to the family and career of Leah Chase, the chef of the famed New Orleans restaurant Dooky Chase.

Dates: Other: 1985-1989

Josiah George Chatham papers

Identifier: 083
Content Description Chatham was a Roman Catholic clergyman based out of Mississippi. Largely consisting of correspondence, materials in this collection chiefly concern race relations in Mississippi during the 1960s. Other materials include speeches and sermons, collected publications, as well as parish announcements occasioned by the assassination of Medgar Evers. Correspondents include Henry A. Cabirac, Hodding Carter, Edward A. Fitzgerald, Richard O. Gerow, Philip A. Hannan, William A. Percy, Robert E....
Dates: Other: 1936-1971

Vance H. Chavis field training report (New Orleans, Louisiana)

 Collection — Container: 1 item
Identifier: 2471
Scope and Contents Vance H. Chavis was one of three students sent for field training in New Orleans, Louisiana as part of the Health Education Program for the New Orleans Department of Health. Under the direction of M.E. Kossack, City Supervisor of Public Health Education, Chavis from North Carolina Central University, and Ada Boyd, and Vernon H. Olson from the University of North Carolina were assigned to analyze health problems in New Orleans and develop health programs. Chavis, as the only African American...
Dates: Created: 1947; Other: Date acquired: 02/21/2011

Ernest E. Jr. Cherrie papers

Identifier: 442
Content Description

The collection contains plaques and awards honoring Dr. Ernest E. Cherrie Jr.’s long career as a physician. Also included are class photographs from Howard University Medical School.

Dates: Other: 1927-1976

Ralph Chesse papers

Identifier: 781
Scope and Contents The papers of artist and puppeteer Ralph Chesse document his life and his careers in theater, art, puppetry, and television. The collection dates from 1926-1987 and includes an unpublished memoir, Chesse’s writings on marionette theater and other writings, promotional material for Chesse’s marionette shows, biographical materials, correspondence, and collected materials. Accompanying the papers are 123 examples of Chesse’s artwork.Composed of various drafts, Chesse’s memoir,...
Dates: 1926 - 1987

Chicago Chapter, Friends of Amistad Research Center collection

Identifier: 084
Content Description This collection reflects the contributions of members of the Chicago Chapter of the Friends of the Amistad Research Center documenting African American historical, political, and cultural organizations in Chicago and throughout the United States. The collection consists of collected materials including collected speeches, programs, clippings, sheet music, photographs, and other miscellaneous formats. The organization is also documented through materials from the chapter's founding in 1979....
Dates: Other: 1893-2008

Chicago Music Association collection

Identifier: 86
Content Description This collection is comprised of 7.84 linear feet of printed items of the Chicago Music Association, the first incorporated branch of the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc. and of collected printed items highlighting the musical activities of the members of the Association, the recipients of its yearly cash awards, and other professional African American musicians, singers and organizations. Formats in the collection include programs, playbills, flyers and newsletters. The bulk of...
Dates: 1936 - 1991, undated

Chinese Community Church collection

Identifier: 2029
Content Description

Includes collected research materials, photographs, a centennial booklet, and a centennial calendar, including both Chinese and English-language materials. The Chinese Community Church became affiliated with the American Missionary Association at its inception.

Dates: Other: 1887-1985

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Board of Home Missions of the United Church of Christ 3
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Convention of the South (U.C.C.) 3
Cullen, Countée, 1903-1946 3
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 3
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Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 3
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Home Boards of the Congregational Churches 3
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National Association of Human Rights Workers 3
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Save Our Schools 3
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