National Lawyers Guild (15)

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Organization

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Principal Location: New York, New York, United States
Duration: 1937-current (Africa activity 1970s-early 1990s)
New York, New York, United States
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) was founded in 1937 as an association of progressive lawyers and jurists who believe...

Documents

by Jill Heiman, National Lawyers Guild
Eugene, Oregon, August 6, 1981
This letter to Oregon State University (OSU) President Robert MacVicar from the Eugene, Oregon chapter of the Nationa...
Type: Correspondence
Africa coverage: South Africa
by National Conference of Black Lawyers, National Lawyers Guild
Seattle, Washington, September or early October 1985
Leaflet advertising a potluck dinner with Toivo Ja Toivo, Secretary General of the South West African People's Or...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: Namibia
by Linda Turner, National Lawyers Guild
Seattle, Washington, March 29, 1985
Copy of a letter from the Seattle Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild to Dennis Brutus regarding his tour to Seattl...
Type: Correspondence
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Selma Waldman, Linda Turner, Africa Network, National Lawyers Guild Seattle Chapter
Seattle, Washington, July 25, 1984
Copy of a letter to Dennis Brutus inviting him to speak in Seattle in November, 1984. The letter says sponsors would ...
Type: Correspondence
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Red and Black Books, National Conference of Black Lawyers - Northwest Chapter, Africa Network
Seattle, Washington, About May 1985
Program of an evening with Dennis Brutus and Ephat Mujuro presented by Red and Black Books with the Africa Network, t...
Type: Program
Africa coverage: South Africa
by Lorraine Fontana, National Lawyers Guild
San Francisco, California, July 5, 1978
The mailing says the National Lawyers Guild Southern Africa Project is developing a handbook about successful and uns...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa, Southern Africa, Zimbabwe
by Ad Hoc Committee to Commemorate The Soweto Uprising
New York, New York, May or early June 1980
Leaflet advertising a demonstration on Monday, June 16, 1980, 12 noon – 2 pm at Broad and Wall Streets (near th...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: South Africa
by American Friends Service Committee
Seattle, Washington, Undated, about September or October 1977?
Leaflet advertising a film series with accompanying speakers in November at UW (University of Washington) HUB and the...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
by Robert Abrams, Haywood Burns, Barbara Dudley, Jean Schneider, Legal Committee Against Apartheid
New York, New York, April 1, 1985
Mailing to members of the New York legal community signed by Robert Abrams, Attorney General, State of New York; Hayw...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa
by Detroit Chapter National Lawyers Guild
Detroit, Michigan, April 3, 1990
The press release announces a U.S. speaker tour by Mbali Mncadi, an attorney with the African National Congress' ...
Type: Press Release
Africa coverage: South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia
by Vicki Erenstein, Lisa Biow, National Lawyers Guild
New York, New York, December 24, 1984
The mailing to chapters of the National Lawyers Guild aims to increase Guild involvement and coordination in anti-apa...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: Namibia, South Africa, Southern Africa
by David Harrison, Karen Kramer, Cliff Rechtschaffen, Heinz Klug, Lawyers Campaign to Free Nelson Mandela, National Lawyers Guild Anti-Apartheid Sub Committee
San Francisco, California, August 4, 1987
The mailing says as you probably know, October 11, 1987, is International Day of Solidarity with Political Prisoners ...
Type: Mailing
Africa coverage: South Africa
Chicago, Illinois, About May 1987
This leaflet advertises Soweto Day events including a march at the South African Consulate at 4:00 p.m. and a Commemo...
Type: Leaflet
Africa coverage: South Africa

Photograph

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Albany, New York, United States, Mid-July 1989
Johnny De Lange (center) of the National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL) with Anita Thayer (left) and Mark ...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa
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San Francisco, California, United States, February 1989
Billboard put up by the Lawyers Campaign to Free Nelson Mandela and the San Francisco Bay Area National Lawyers Guild...
Type: Photograph
Africa coverage: South Africa