Minutes of the Executive Board of the American Committee on Africa January 12, 1959

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, sometime after January 12, 1959 and before the next Executive Board meeting
2 pages
Contents: Attendance • United Nation Committee Report • Publications Committee Report • Finance Committee Report • All-African People's Conference • Tour of Tom Mboya • Africa Freedom Day • South Africa Defense Fund • The minutes mention Elizabeth Landis, non-self-governing territories, self-determination, Algeria, February 20 Special Session of the General Assembly, the future of British and French Cameroons, Mr. Turkson, the Independent African States Organization, the U.N. Fourth (Trusteeship) Committee, the pamphlet "Portugal/s African 'Wards'," Gilbert Jonas moved to cease publishing AFRICA TODAY in favor of AFRICA SOUTH, a new offset newsletter, George Houser, Peter Weiss, Homer Jack, Frank Montero, William X. Scheinman, meetings with State Department officials and Congressmen following All-African People’s Conference, Kenyan labor leader, the Legislative Council, Ghanaian Ambassador Chapman, President Sekou-Toure of Guinea, South African Treason Trial, Trustees of the Treason Trial Defence Fund, Donald Harrington, Nelson Bengston, Max Berking, Edward F. Gray, George Edmund Haynes, Joseph Jablow, Sophia Yarnall Jacobs, Robert J. MacAlister, Elliott H. Newcomb, William X. Scheinman, Hugh Smythe, Hope Stevens, Immanuel Wallerstein, Dale Harrison, and Winifred Armstrong.  
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa). 
Collection: Peter Weiss papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections