Steering Committee MINUTES
by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometime after January 9, 1963
Contents: Present • Invited • Staff • 1. Summary of 1962 finances • 2. American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa • 3. Congo situation • 4. Washington trip and US policy toward Portugal • 5. ACOA associated groups • 6. It was decided to stop the special insurance taken out for George Houser prior to his trip to Angola last year. • The minutes discusses the finance report for 1962, the budget, fund-raising, National Committee members, Congressmen, Senators, the State Department, UN personnel, Portuguese territories in Africa, negotiations on the Azores, the value of the Azores as a military base, Senator Morse, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Mary-Louise Hooper, the Northern California Committee on Africa, insurance for staff members, Peter Weiss, Daniel Bernstein, David Jones, Frank Montero, 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