Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago records [manuscript], 1932-1969 (bulk 1950-1964).

 

Finding Aid for the Collection at Chicago History Museum, Research Center

 

2006 Copyright Chicago Historical Society, 1601 North Clark St., Chicago, IL 60614-6038

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Title: Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago records, 1932-1969 (bulk 1950-1964)

Main entry: Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago

Inclusive dates: 1932-1969 (bulk 1950-1964)

Extent: 62 linear ft. (145 boxes)

22 sound recordings (0MM.178)

Restriction: For listening purposes, it is necessary to use a copy, not the original (and to have a listening copy made if one is not available).

Note: An unprocessed addition to the collection is not described in this summary.

 

Description of the collection:

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, financial and fund raising records concerning the Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago's efforts to promote racial justice within the Archdiocese of Chicago (Ill.), the Roman Catholic Church, and in society in general. CIC was established in 1948. Topics include specific instances of racial discrimination in Chicago churches, schools, housing, hospitals, and other agencies and in employment. Correspondents include council officers Lloyd Davis, John A. McDermott, and R. Sargent Shriver.

 

Includes sound recordings relating to the activities of the CIC, 1964-1967.

 

Provenance statement:

Most of the collection was a gift of Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago beginning in 1969. The sound recordings were a gift of Marquette University Archives (1989.0591).

 

This collection was processed initially with the assistance of a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Title II-C Program, 1993-1994.

 

List of online catalog headings:

Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago.

Davis, Lloyd

McDermott, John A.

Shriver, R. Sargent.

Catholics--Illinois--Chicago--20th century.

Discrimination in education--Illinois--Chicago.

Discrimination in employment--Illinois--Chicago.

Discrimination in housing--Illinois--Chicago.

Fund raising--Illinois--Chicago--20th century.

Chicago (Ill.)--Race relations.

Audio tapes.

Davis, Lloyd

McDermott, John A.

Shriver, R. Sargent.

 

Storage designation:

Collections: Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago

Sound recordings: Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago

Alpha2: Catholic Interracial Council of Chicago

 

List of box numbers and titles:

Box#:

1 1932 July-1950

2 Aug. 1950-Mar. 1952

3 Apr. 1952-Feb. 1953

4 Mar. 1953-Nov. 1953

5 Dec. 1953-May 1954

6 June 1954-Dec. 1954

7 1954 undated items, Jan. 1955-Mar. 1955

8 Apr. 1955-Sept. 15, 1955

9 Sept. 16, 1955-Dec. 31, 1955

10 1955 undated items, 1955 miscellaneous

11 Jan. 1956-Mar. 1956

12 Apr. 1956-June 1956

13 July 1956-Oct. 1956

14 Nov. 1956-Dec. 1956, 1956 undated items

15 1956 undated items, Jan. 1957

16 Feb. 1957-Apr. 20, 1957

17 Apr. 21, 1957-June 1957

18 July 1957-Sept. 17, 1957

19 Sept. 18, 1957-Nov. 17, 1957

20 Nov. 18, 1957-Dec. 1957

21 1957 undated items, Jan. 1958

22 Feb. 1958-Apr. 1958

23 May 1958-July 1958

24 Aug. 1958-Oct. 15, 1958

25 Oct. 16, 1958-Nov. 1958

26 Dec. 1958, 1958 newsclippings

27 1958 newsclippings and undated items

28 1958 undated items, Jan. 1959

29 Feb. 1959-Mar. 1959

30 Apr. 1959-May 1959

31 Nov. 1959-Dec. 1959

32 Sept. 1959-Oct. 1959

33 Nov. 1959-Dec. 1959

34 1959 newsclippings; undated items

35 1959 undated items

36 1959 undated items, Jan. 1960-Feb. 1960

37 Mar. 1960-July 1960

38 Aug. 1950-Nov. 10, 1960

39 Nov. 11, 1960-Dec. 1960, 1960 newsclippings

40 1960 undated items

41 1960 undated items; Jan. 1961-Feb. 12, 1961

42 Feb. 18, 1961-Apr. 20, 1961

43 Apr. 21, 1961-May 29, 1961

44 May 30, 1961-July 19, 1961

45 July 20, 1961-Sept. 17, 1961

46 Sept. 18, 1961-Oct. 1961

47 Nov. 1961-Dec. 28, 1961

48 Dec. 29, 1961-Dec. 31, 1961, 1961 newsclippings and undated items

49 1961 undated; Jan. 1, 1962-Jan. 10, 1962

50 Jan. 11, 1962-Feb. 6, 1962

51 Feb. 7, 1962-Mar. 1962

52 Apr. 1962-May 1962

53 June 1962-Aug. 25, 1962

54 Aug. 26, 1962-Oct. 15, 1962

55 Oct. 16, 1962-Nov. 13, 1962

56 Nov. 13, 1962-Dec. 1962

57 1961-1962 sermon survey cards, 1962 newsclippings, 1962 undated items

58 1962 undated; Jan. 1963-Feb. 15, 1963

59 Feb. 16, 1962-Apr. 1963

60 May 1963-June 17, 1963

61 June 17, 1963-July 18, 1963

62 July 19, 1963-Aug. 1963

63 Sept. 1963-Oct. 23, 1963

64 Oct. 24, 1963-Dec. 12, 1963

65 Dec. 13, 1963-Dec. 31, 1963, 1963 newsclippings, 1963 undated items

66 1963 undated items

67 Jan. 1964-Feb. 24, 1964

68 Feb. 25, 1964-Mar. 1964

69 Apr. 1964-May 10, 1964

70 May 11, 1964-June 20, 1964

71 June 21, 1964-Aug. 16, 1964

72 Aug. 17, 1964-Oct. 1964

73 Nov. 1964-Dec. 1964; 1964 newsclippings

74 1964 undated

75 1965-1968

76 Undated items

77-78 Sound recordings (0MM.178)