Steering Committee MINUTES

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York
Undated, sometime after August 15, 1962
2 pages
Contents: Present • Staff • 1. Appeal for Action Against Apartheid • 2. The Financial Situation • 3. New Office Space • 4. Financial Situation and AFRICA TODAY • 5. American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa • 6. ACOA Position Papers • 7. Angola • 8. Next Steering Committee and Executive Board Meetings • The minutes discuss Peter Weiss, December 10, written protests to South African embassies, picketing several targets (restaurants selling South African lobster tails, the South African Mission to the UN, any ships coming in around that date carrying South African goods, and banks doing business with South Africa), an over-all plan of action, the United Nations, George Houser, Bernard Mazel, the fund-raising program, Jim Robinson, Emma Thomas, Theodore Brown, South West Africa, Malcolm McVeigh, the Portuguese territories, George Loft, the Central African Federation, Channing Richardson, Thomas Franck, the escape of Dr. Agostinho Neto from prison, Leopoldville, Dr. F. Ian Gilchrist, rebels, Daniel Bernstein, Collin Gonze, and James Robinson.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Peter Weiss (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections