Minutes of Executive Board Meeting September 12, 1960
by American Committee on Africa, Homer A. Jack
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometine after September 12, 1960 and before the next Executive Board meeting Nvember 14, 1960
Contents: Attendance • Staff Matters • a. New staff member Chuck Stone • b. Composite staff report • c. George Houser will not become a sponsor of the Africa Service Institute. • d. ACOA reception for the Airlift • Finance Report • Tax Exemption • Economic Development and Technical Cooperation Program of ACOA • Election of Board Members • Defense Fund • Sanctions Against South Africa • Michael Scott • Diplomats from New African Missions to the U.N. • Congo Statement • Literature Program • Speakers Bureau • ACOA Fund-Raising Banquet • The minutes mention surveying employment possibilities in Africa (e.g., technicians, teachers, administrators, and machinery), Peter Weiss, John Murra, Jeanne Noble, Victor Reuther, Kenneth Kaunda, Northern Rhodesia, Prof. Thomas Hovet, Jr.)(New York University), U.N. missions, permanent representatives from the new African states at the U.N., the Harris pamphlet on Mozambique, “Action Against Apartheid,” South West Africa, by Ambassador Espinoza of Mexico, Africa Today, Donald Harrington, Nelson Bengston, Stanley Levison, John Murra, Bayard Rustin, William Scheinman, Hugh Smythe, Hope Stevens, Catherine Raymond, and Homer Jack.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: Peter Weiss papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections