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- Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Project
- Report on the Negro in Portland: A Progress Report 1945-1957, April 8, 1957
- Eyer, John H.
- Contributor to Resource:
- Hargrove, Jack.
- Date of Original:
- African Americans--Oregon--Portland
African Americans--Civil rights--Oregon--Portland
Portland (Or.)--Race relations--History--20th century
Portland City Club Bulletin
- United States, Oregon, Multnomah County, Portland, 45.52345, -122.67621
- The report examines the status of African Americans in Portland, Oregon and progress in race relations between 1945 and 1955. The report consists of a survey of the treatment of African Americans in social and economic life and provides recommendations that could lead to better race relations. Information provided includes a legislative record concerning race relations, issues on housing and segregation, economic opportunities and fair employment practices, organized labor, business, social opportunities, education and religion.
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- IIIF manifest:
- Rights Holder:
- Oregon Historical Society, Photographic Services 1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97205; PHOTOORDERS@OHS.ORG; phone number 503-306-5250; FAX 503-492-6001.
- Additional Rights Information:
- Please contact holding institution for information regarding use and copyright status.
- Original Collection:
- Stella Maris House Collection Collection
- Contributing Institution:
- Oregon Historical Society