Steering Committee Minutes August 4, 1965

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometime after August 4, 1965
2 pages
Contents: Attendance • 1. Brief Reports • a) Rev. Wendell Foster will become Associate Director • b) New ACOA periodical, ''South Africa - For Your Information," primarily for circulation to Congress • c) Conference of Nationalist Organizations in Portuguese territories in July in Dar Es Salaam has been postponed • 2. Ads in Africa Today • 3. The African Aid and Legal Defense Fund • 4. Dr. Ian Gilchrist • 5. ACOA representation • 6. University for depository of ACOA files • George Houser reported possibility of Bill Scheinman doing some work for the new Defense Fund. Dr. Gilchrist has returned to Canada from the Congo due to some unfortunate developments. The minutes mention the Conference group of US Organizations on the United Nations, the International Cooperation Year White House Conference, Peter Weiss, Robert Browne, Nelson Bengston, Collin Gonze, and James Robinson.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Peter Weiss papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections