WorldCat Identities

Stokes, Louis 1925-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 1,660 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Interviews  Biography  Aerial photographs 
Roles: Speaker, Author
Classifications: KF25, 711
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Most widely held works about Louis Stokes
 
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Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Congressman Louis Stokes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, and Republican Senator Orrin Hatch of Utah discuss John Poindexter's testimony about the diversion of funds to the contras; President's Reagan's pollster, Richard Wirthlin, and public opinion analyst William Schneider discuss the public's perception of Reagan
We have to be able to do it ourselves( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an overview of the work of CDCs, or, community design centers, including their goals, history, achievements and outcomes. Explores the efforts of community design centers in Cleveland, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Philadelphia, demonstrating the range of potential and actual benefits CDCs offer. The film also provides a basic investigation of the activities of community design centers through the voices of people from poor and minority inner-city communities, and of personnel working in local centers to provide architectural and planning services to these communities. Also includes interviews with a range of involved professionals and community representatives, who describe their own objectives and hopes in regards to what CDCs can provide and accomplish for urban communities
Black History Month recognition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Several members of the U.S. House of Representatives delivered special order speeches in order to recognize the importance of February as black history month
[Lecture by Louis Stokes]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Louis Stokes discusses social advocacy and social policy as it relates to his 30 year career as a Congressman
Papers by Carl Stokes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes, and newspaper clippings pertaining to the political career of Carl B. Stokes, including his terms in the Ohio State legislature, his mayoral campaigns, and particularly his tenure as mayor of Cleveland, Ohio. The collection details the organization of the mayor's office, and illustrates the problems that Blacks in the vanguard of social and political progress faced, as well as the challenges faced by any urban leader in the turbulent 1960s and early 1970s. Key events in Stokes' administration are illustrated, including the Glenville Shootout, the hiring and resignation of Safety Director Gen. Ben Davis, the activities of the Mayor's Council on Youth Opportunities, and Cleveland: NOW! The work of then City Council President James Stanton is represented, along with material relating to Stokes' brother Louis. Notable correspondents include Hubert Humphrey, Walter Mondale, Robert F. Kennedy, Spiro Agnew, Cyrus Eaton, Edward Kennedy, George Forbes, Jesse Jackson, and Howard Metzenbaum
John T. Weeden, Sr. family papers by John T Weeden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of church programs, bulletins, brochures, bylaws, minutes, reports, sermons, certificates, cards, correspondence, memorabilia, datebooks, telegrams, financial and family records, registers, notes, speeches, lessons, postcards, passports, books, obituaries, and newspaper clippings. In addition to family-related documents, the collection includes extensive material related to St. Timothy Baptist Church, Cleveland, Ohio
Louis Stokes argues in favor of a quota system to guarantee the education of more Black doctors and other professionals by Louis Stokes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It takes a village to raise a child( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlights programs and activities of the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority. Features commentary by Louis Stokes, Carl Stokes, and Claire Freeman as well as residents
Congressional Distinguished Service Award( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents the Congressional Distinguished Service Award ceremony given to four former members of Congress for their service to the nation. Recipients were former representatives John Rhodes (R-AZ, 1953-83), Louis Stokes (D-OH, 1969-96), Don Edwards (D-CA, 1963-95), and Bob Michel (R-IL, 1957-95)
Louis Stokes interview by Louis Stokes( )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses his reasons for entering politics. Concentrates on the Congressional Black Caucus, including its origin and goals, divisions within the group, and relationship to President Nixon's administration. Comments on Black National Political Convention in Indiana (1972) and Black support of Democratic and Republican presidential candidates. No tape available. Interviewer: Edward Thompson III
Iran Contra hearings by Louis Stokes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressman Stokes speaks about the Iran Contra hearings
The third annual Louis Stokes leadership symposium on social issues and the community( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressman Charles Rangel presents his thoughts on his political career and provides commentary on the 2004 presidential election and the Iraq War as the featured speaker at the 3rd annual Louis Stokes leadership symposium
Despite gains, deaf still face frustrations by Louis Stokes( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressional Black Caucus on health care reform( Visual )

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

Fifteen specialists, five members of Congress, and 279 health experts in the audience participated in a detailed examination of America's national health policy needs. Includes questions from the audience
The U.S. Congress and you Representative Louis Stokes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Featuring Ohio Representative Louis Stokes, this program explains how the U.S. Congress works, how a bill becomes a law, and how citizens can take part in the political process
Carl Stokes papers by Carl Stokes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of speeches, correspondence, datebooks, budgets, lectures, newspaper clippings, publications, telegrams, reports, resumes, agendas, press releases, programs, flyers, certificates, legal documents, newsletters, transcripts, proposals, lists, minutes, and a yearbook
Julian Bond papers by Julian Bond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains one to two letters each, usually brief, routine or form, from a variety of civil rights and political leaders including Kay Boyle, Carol Moseley Braun, Stephen Breyer, Erin Brockovich, Edward W. Brooke, Howard W. Cannon, Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Shirley Chisholm, Max Cleland, William S. Cohen, John Conyers, Jr., Alan Cranston, Thomas J. Dodd, Michael F. Easley, John Edwards, Myrlie Evers-Williams, James Farmer, Russell Feingold, A. June Franklin, Nikki Giovanni, Parris Glendening, Charles E. Goodell, and Philip A. Hart
 
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Alternative Names
Louis Stokes American politician

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat och politiker

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat og politikar

Louis Stokes amerikansk advokat og politiker

Louis Stokes politico statunitense

Louis Stokes US-amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei)

Languages
English (33)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community