WorldCat Identities

Wilkins, Roy 1901-1981

Overview
Works: 395 works in 503 publications in 1 language and 8,348 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Archives  History  Sources  Case studies  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Music 
Roles: Author, Performer, Interviewee, Speaker, Other, Redactor, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: E185.61, B
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Most widely held works about Roy Wilkins
 
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Most widely held works by Roy Wilkins
Search and destroy; a report by Commission of Inquiry into the Black Panthers and the Police( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After ten years the court and the schools( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1954 Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka ruling made it clear that segregation would not be tolerated and that states must comply with federal law. In this program, filmed ten years after Brown, news correspondents report on the mixed progress made toward integrating public schools in Nashville, New Rochelle, New Orleans and Prince Edward County, Virginia. Stumbling blocks such as faculty segregation, busing and segregational zoning are examined. A discussion featuring Attorney General Robert Kennedy, Georgia Governor Carl Sanders and Ex-Secretary of the NAACP, Roy Wilkins concludes the program
Great march to Washington by Martin Luther King( Recording )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking it over with Roy Wilkins : selected speeches and writings by Roy Wilkins( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I have a dream : original address from the march on Washington, August 1963 by Martin Luther King( Recording )

in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High voltage oil circuit breakers by Roy Wilkins( Book )

3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We shall overcome! : documentary of the March on Washington ; authorized recording( Recording )

2 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., A. Philip Randolph, and others, with songs performed by Joan Baez, Marian Anderson, Odetta, Bob Dylan, and Peter, Paul, and Mary, recorded at the March on Washington, Aug. 28, 1963; and an excerpt from President John F. Kennedy's press conference, Aug. 21, 1963
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, press releases, clippings, reports, and articles covering a municipal civil rights bill in Abuquerque, New Mexico, as well as information on a state civil rights law in New Mexico. The "Federal" series includes reports on the progress of numerous other state civil rights bills and focuses on efforts to have Congress take up civil rights legislation in the late 1940s. THe "Congressmen" file documents the arguments of opponents of federal civil rights legislation
The Negro wants full equality by Roy Wilkins( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence and clipping regarding employment discrimination, vigilante intimidation. Principal correspondents: Roy Wilkins; Paul Sifton
100 years of emancipation by Robert A Goldwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, and legal briefs regarding NAACP contribution to UTSEA; racial discrimination in CIO unions; jurisdiction dispute between UTSEA and Brotherhood or Railway Clerks over "Red Caps." Principal correspondents: Ernest Calloway; Willard Townsend; Roy Wilkins
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence and memoranda regarding NAACP protest of dismissal of chief of New York Shipping Board, fired for combatting racial discrimination. Principal correspondent: Roy Wilkins
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, and press releases referring to commnunist activity in Distributive, Processing and Office Workers union; NAACP anti-communism; "Trenton Six" case; unionization of blacks in the south; NAACP cooperation with DPO union in Philadelphia. Principal correspondents: Roy Wilkins, Cleveland Robinson, Herbert Hill
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, bulletin, report, newspaper clippings, press releases, and memoranda concerning cases of peonage under investigation by the NAACP. Principal correspondents: Roy Wilkins and J.L. LeFlore
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanbill, memoranda, correspondence, and press releases concerning integration of Ft. Riley construction work and employment discrimination in the aircraft industry in Kansas. Principal correspondents: Sidney Hillman and Roy Wilkins
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This file contains a manual written by the NAACP national office for distribution to local NAACP branches for guidance in protesting segregation. Handbook gives detailed advice on handling a wide range of cases before there were constitutional grounds to use in attacking segregation. Includes correspondence of Thurgood Marshall, Gloster B. Current, Roy Wilkins
Standing fast : the autobiography of Roy Wilkins by Roy Wilkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History will remember Roy Wilkins (1901--1981) as one of the great leaders of the twentieth century for his contributions to the advancement of civil rights in America. For nearly half a century--firs
Human rights in 1966 by Roy Wilkins( )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case against separatism black Jim Crow by Roy Wilkins( )

3 editions published between 1969 and 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Roy Wilkins African american rights activist

Languages
English (130)

Covers
In search of democracy : the NAACP writings of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins (1920-1977)Roy Wilkins : leader of the NAACP