American Committee on Africa (1908)

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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, October 9 or 10, 1963
Joe Ridgeway, a unionist, at a picket at the Brooklyn docks of the South African Pioneer, which was carrying goods fr...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
Brooklyn, New York, October 10, 1963
James Farmer, President of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), and George M. Houser, Executive Director of the Am...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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New York, New York, Apparently June 4, 1964
Hundreds protested the Rivonia trial in front of the South African Consulate in New York. The trial began in November...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Collin Gonze
New York, New York, October 1964
Demonstration in front of the South African Consulate on Madison Avenue. The purpose of the demonstration was to brin...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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Late October 1964
Bill Sutherland and George M. Houser at Zambian independence celebration in Lusaka, October 1964. Zambia, previously ...
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Africa coverage: Zambia
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New York, New York, About 1965
In September 1965, Wendell Foster became Associate Director of the American Committee on Africa (ACOA). He had been i...
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Africa coverage: Africa, South Africa
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New York, New York, About 1966
Mary-Louise Hooper, an American Quaker, went to South Africa in 1955 on a group tour and met African National Congres...
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Africa coverage: South Africa, Africa
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New York, New York, Most likely February 11, 1966
The Committee of Conscience Against Apartheid, initiated by the American Committee on Africa and the University Chris...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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New York, New York, November 2, 1966
A demonstration was held on November 2, 1966 in front of the Madison and 45th Street Branch of Chase Manhattan Bank, ...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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by UN Photo
June 12, 1967
George M. Houser (United States), Secretary of the African Aid and Legal Defense Fund, presenting a check for $50,000...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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Atlanta, Georgia, About April 27,1971
In April 1971, a group of activists attended the annual meeting of Gulf Oil Corporation in Atlanta to protest the com...
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Africa coverage: Angola
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1972
William H. Booth served as President of the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) from about 1972 to March 1985. In 197...
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Africa coverage: Africa
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New York, New York, About March or April 1972
People from the American Committee on Africa, the Episcopal Churchmen for South Africa, and the Southern Africa Commi...
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Africa coverage: Namibia
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New York, New York, March 1972
Bishop Abel Muzorewa (right) of the African National Council and George M. Houser of the American Committee on Africa...
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Africa coverage: Zimbabwe
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by E.S. Reddy
New York, New York, March 1972
Robert Resha, a member of national executive of African National Congress (ANC), and William H. Booth of the American...
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Africa coverage: South Africa
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by Beryl Goldberg
New York, New York, April 18, 1972
American Committee on Africa (ACOA) President William H. Booth (left) and ACOA Executive Director George M. Houser ta...
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Africa coverage: Zimbabwe
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by Beryl Goldberg
New York, New York, April 18, 1972
Representative Charles Diggs (center, with glasses) and American Committee on Africa President William H. Booth prote...
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Africa coverage: Zimbabwe
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New York, New York, April 18, 1972
Demonstration outside Union Carbide's annual meeting on April 18, 1972 protesting the company's importation o...
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Africa coverage: Zimbabwe
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New York, New York, 1972
William H. Booth addressing a 1972 black press seminar. Apparently this event took place at the Church Center for the...
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Africa coverage: Southern Africa
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New York, New York, 1973
George M. Houser was the Executive Director of the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) from 1955-1981. This photograp...
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Africa coverage: Africa