Steering Committee MINUTES
by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometime after December 19, 1962
Contents: Present • Invited • Staff • 1. Office Space Problem • 2. Tenth Anniversary Plans • 3. American Negro Leadership Conference on Africa • 4. United States Position at the United Nations • 5. Current Financial Situation and 1963 Budget • 6. Appeal for Action Against Apartheid • George Houser reported that the United States was in a relatively bad position during the Seventeenth Regular Session of the General Assembly; it had opposed African states on South Africa and Angola votes and abstained on the Southern Rhodesia question. The minutes discusses a special issue of AFRICA TODAY, a 10th Anniversary Dinner, Governor-General of Nigeria Nnamdi Azikiwe, President of Tanganyika Julius Nyerere, Kenneth Kaunda of Northern Rhodesia, the Portuguese territories, the results from the mailings, contributions, Al Lowenstein’s book on South West Africa BRUTAL MANDATE, Peter Weiss, Daniel Bernstein, Frank Montero, Hope Stevens, 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