African Americans -- Politics and government -- Virginia -- Richmond
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Willie Dell papers
Identifier: M 61
Scope and Contents The Willie Dell papers, 1972-1994, is a collection of material used by and related to former Richmond City Council member, Willie Dell. The collection consists of Dell's correspondence, political campaign files, city council administrative files, news clippings, and other assorted materials related to politics in the Richmond area. The collection provides a look into Black politics in Richmond in the decades following the Civil Rights Movement. The collection additionally provides insight...
Found in: VCU James Branch Cabell Library / Willie Dell papers
Richmond Crusade for Voters collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M 306
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials collected by Crusade for Voters historian William A. Thornton and William S. Thompson. The date range of the collection, from the early 1950s until 1995, spans the history of the organization. The bulk of the collection was donated in two large binders, the contents of which have been rehoused but maintained in their original order, organized roughly by the terms of Crusade presidents. The binders hold minutes, correspondence, historian's reports,...