Milwaukee-Downer College Records, 1840-1964

Container Title
Series: Biographical, 1946-2009
General
Box   5
Folder   1
Biographical sketches
Box   5
Folder   2
Résumés, circa 1970s
Box   5
Folder   3
Biographical summaries, circa 1980s
Box   5
Folder   4
Curriculum vitae, circa 1999
Box   5
Folder   5-7
Introductions, circa 1970s-2000s
Box   77
Folder   12
Columbia Savings and Loan commercial, circa 1968
Box   77
Folder   43-44
Calendar/schedule, travel, 1970-1971
Box   77
Folder   45-48
Calendar/schedule, 1986, 1990, 1993, 2008
Box   77
Folder   52
Rolodex cards, circa 1976
Box   83
Folder   34
Citizens' Complaint to Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission, 1986
Box   83
Folder   35
Cookie sales, circa 1967
Box   83
Folder   36
Couples' “fun”
Box   83
Folder   37
Eydie V. Watts biographical material and photographs, circa 1946-1980
Box   83
Folder   38
Hair by Ware, 1980
Box   83
Folder   39
Lists of names and addresses, circa 1970, 1981
Box   83
Folder   40
Lloyd Barbee press release, 1973
Box   83
Folder   41
“The Majesty of Calmness,” 1963
Box   83
Folder   42
Recipes, circa 1970
Box   83
Folder   43
Rose Ann Meyers tabulation, circa 1968
Box   83
Folder   44
South Day Care Center, circa 1970
Box   83
Folder   45
Speeches not by Vel Phillips, circa 1966, 1969, 1970
Box   83
Folder   46
Unused tickets, 1957-1979
Box   83
Folder   47
Voter registration card, 1959
Box   85
Folder   18
Germany trip, 1963-1964
Box   85
Folder   19
Birth certificate (copy), 1961
Box   85
Folder   20
Name change, 1955
Box   86
Folder   1
News articles about Vel Phillips, 1968-1983
Activism
Box   87
Folder   4
Articles about civil rights, black officials, 1958, 1991
Box   88
Folder   2
March Rally for the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), circa 1973
Box   77
Folder   1
Black education in Milwaukee, areas of concern, circa 1980
Box   77
Folder   2
Busing notes and research, circa 1980
Box   77
Folder   3
Eagles Club tax exempt status, circa 1967
Box   77
Folder   4
Homeless veterans re-integration program, circa 1988
Box   77
Folder   5
Judge Christopher Foley campaign, 1985
Box   77
Folder   6
Milwaukee County efforts to address challenges of racism and poverty, 1991
Box   77
Folder   7
Petition to appoint Melvin Hall to Milwaukee School Board, 1970
Box   77
Folder   8
Petition to appoint Ted C. Crockett to Milwaukee County Court, 1971
Box   77
Folder   9
Petition to rename the 16th Street viaduct in honor of Father Groppi, circa 1986
Box   77
Folder   10
Questions for Howard Fuller, circa 1991
Box   77
Folder   11
Status of minority students in the University of Wisconsin system, 1976
Awards and Honors
Box   77
Folder   13
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Milwaukee Chapter, Outstanding Contributions to History award, 1984 August 24
Box   77
Folder   14
Ameritech Black History Month honoree, 1998 February 27
Box   77
Folder   15
Black Excellence Awards honoree, 1996 February 23
Box   77
Folder   16
Calvary Baptist Church fellowship worship presentation, circa 1967
Box   77
Folder   17
Celebrate a Day of Culture with the Thompsons, 1995 September 16
Box   77
Folder   18
Career Youth Development, Image awards, 1988
Box   77
Folder   19
Delta Sigma Theta, 1967, 1970, 1972
Box   77
Folder   20
Dominion East Ohio Strong Men and Women: Excellence in Leadership honoree, 2009 February 5
Box   77
Folder   21
Fraternal Order of Eagles. Golden Eagle Award, circa 1996
Box   77
Folder   22
Milton College honorary degree, 1979
Box   77
Folder   23
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee honorary degree, 1999
Box   77
Folder   24
Jim Barrett Justice Fund legacy award, 2007
Box   77
Folder   25
Kiwanis Club of North Suburban Milwaukee, Wisconsin Dreamkeeper of the Generation, 1998 January 19
Box   77
Folder   26
League of Martin. Community Service award, 1974
Box   77
Folder   27
Links, 1975, 1980
Box   88
Folder   6
Admiralty in the Great Navy of the State of Nebraska certificate, 1982 August 28
Box   77
Folder   28
MATC African-American History Maker honoree, 1997 February 20
Box   77
Folder   29
Mercy Memorial Church Celebration of Black History Month honoree, 2009 February 22
Box   77
Folder   30
Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council Special Recognition award, 1979
Box   77
Folder   31
Milwaukee Bar Association, Lifetime Achievement award, 2008
Box   77
Folder   32
Milwaukee Black Business Bicentennial Testimonial award, 1976 March 26
Box   77
Folder   33
Milwaukee Spectrum Women's Wall of Fame, 1995 March 29
Box   77
Folder   34
Milwaukee Star Circulation Department and Newsboys, Recognition award, 1967
Box   77
Folder   35
Rev. James W. Spann II Foundation, Certificate of appreciation, 2008 May 24
Box   77
Folder   36
Theta Sigma Phi Community Service award, 1970
Box   77
Folder   37
Top Ladies of Distinction, Milwaukee Chapter, Status of Women luncheon honoree, 1991
Box   77
Folder   38
University of Wisconsin Law School and Wisconsin Law Alumni Association, Outstanding service, 1984
Box   77
Folder   39
Vel R. Phillips Juvenile Justice Center dedication, 2008 September 12
Box   77
Folder   40
Vel R. Phillips Day, City of Cleveland, 1970
Box   77
Folder   41
Wisconsin Governor's special award, 1984 September 13
Box   77
Folder   42
Wisconsin Humanities Council, Wisconsin Black Women Achievement Against the Odds nomination, 1983
Charitable Work
Box   77
Folder   49
Vel Phillips Foundation, 2005
Box   77
Folder   50
VelanDale Inc., 1988 and 2001
Box   77
Folder   51
VelanDale Conference Center for Social Policy, 1998
Conferences
Box   78
Folder   1
Black Community Conference, Integration vs. Separation, Milwaukee, 1969
Box   78
Folder   2
Citizens' Conference on Community Planning, Oklahoma City, 1967
Box   78
Folder   3
Fair Housing: The Dream Lives On, Milwaukee, 1985
Box   78
Folder   4
Governor's Commission on the Status of Women, Regional Conference, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, 1986
Box   78
Folder   5
Human Rights Conference (9th Annual), In Observance of Negro History Week, Milwaukee, 1964
Box   78
Folder   6
Institute for Black Elected Officials, 1969
International Conference on the Status of Women, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Box   78
Folder   7
Clippings, 1975
Box   78
Folder   8
Handouts and publications, 1975
Box   78
Folder   9
Papers and presentations, 1975
Box   78
Folder   10
Research material, 1975
Box   78
Folder   11
Resolution, 1975
Box   78
Folder   12
Vel Phillips notes, 1975
Box   78
Folder   13
International Personnel Management Association, Central Regional Conference, Milwaukee, 1979
Box   78
Folder   14
Marquette University, Citizens' Right to Know Symposium, 1974
Box   78
Folder   15
National Assembly on Progress in Equality of Opportunity in Housing, Springfield, Illinois, 1965
Box   78
Folder   16
National Black Political Conference, Gary, Indiana, 1972
Box   78
Folder   17
National Council of Juvenile Court Judges, Milwaukee, 1972
Box   78
Folder   18
National Political Congress of Black Women, 1997
Box   78
Folder   19
Seminar for Black Public Officials on Current Issues in U.S. Foreign Relations, Washington, D.C., 1981
Box   78
Folder   20
The Spirit of the Men Conference, 1999
Wingspread
Box   78
Folder   21
Briefing on Arms, Defense, Policy, and Arms Control, 1975
Box   78
Folder   22
Briefing on the Humanities and Public Policy, 1975
Box   78
Folder   23
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Fourth Biennial Conference on Civil Rights, 1967
Box   79
Folder   1
Women and the Law, 8th National Conference, University of Wisconsin Law School, 1977
World Conference of the U.N. Decade for Women, Copenhagen
Box   79
Folder   2-15
Agenda items 3-4, 6-11, 1980
Box   79
Folder   16
Continuing Committee of the National Women's Conference, 1980
Box   79
Folder   17
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, 1980
Box   79
Folder   18
Publications, Department of Labor, 1980
Box   79
Folder   19
Publications, State Department, department notice, 1980
Box   79
Folder   20
Publications, State Department, Press Department of State
Box   79
Folder   21
Publications, UNESCO background notes, 1979-1980
Box   79
Folder   22
Publications, United Nations, 1980
Box   80
Folder   1
Research, Women Workers Around the World, 1980
Box   80
Folder   2
Resolutions, Afro-American First World Women, 1980
Box   80
Folder   3
Resolutions, U.S. Women of Color Resolution on Racism
Box   80
Folder   4
U.S. Delegation, briefing papers, 1980
Box   80
Folder   5
U.S. delegation, members, 1980
Box   80
Folder   6
U.S. delegation, memos and correspondence, 1980
Box   80
Folder   7
U.S. delegation, position papers, 1980
Box   80
Folder   8
U.S. delegation, resolutions, 1980
Box   80
Folder   9
Vel Phillips correspondence, 1980
Box   80
Folder   10
Vel Phillips correspondence, Israel, 1980
Box   80
Folder   11
Vel Phillips notes, 1980
Drama
Box   80
Folder   12
An Evening of American Classics, 1998
Box   80
Folder   13
Most Dangerous Women, 2002
Box   81
Folder   1
Sir Galahad and the Maiden (performed by Phillips family and friends), circa 1968
Box   81
Folder   2
Storm Clouds: the Trial of Sherman Booth, 1998
Box   88
Folder   7
Playbill
Box   81
Folder   3
Lines from Purlie Victorious: A Comedy in Three Acts, undated
Education
Box   81
Folder   4
Childhood Development Associate National Credentialing program, 1997
Box   81
Folder   5
Children and the Arts, 1995
Box   81
Folder   6
Howard University. Bison yearbook, 1946
Box   81
Folder   7
Tax Law, 1991
Box   81
Folder   8
University of Wisconsin-Extension classes, 1979-1981
Box   81
Folder   9
Wisconsin Judicial College, 1971
Employment
Box   81
Folder   10
Family Court Commissioner application, 1976
Box   81
Folder   11
Lawyer, ephemera, circa 1976, 1982, 1998
Box   81
Folder   12
State Farm Network coordinator, 1992
Box   87
Folder   3
Certificate of Admission to the Bar, 1951
Box   87
Folder   5
Admission to Federal Bar, 1951
Box   86
Folder   15
Notes to address the jury, circa 1990s
Events
Box   81
Folder   13
Administration of (In)Justice Seminar, 1986
Box   81
Folder   14
African World Festival, Volunteer Holiday Party, 2005
Box   81
Folder   15
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Sixty-Fifth Anniversary public program, 1971
Box   81
Folder   16
Alverno College Telesis Award Dinner, 1992
Box   81
Folder   17
Benedict Center, Annual Awards luncheon and “Retirbution: Who Pays?” workshop, 1995
Box   81
Folder   18
Central City Development Corporation. Groundbreaking ceremony, 1971
Box   81
Folder   19
Milwaukee's First Landmark, Blessed Virgin of Pompeii Church commemoration banquet, 1967
Box   81
Folder   20
Brotherhood (play), 1978
Box   86
Folder   2
Columbia Savings and Loan 50th Anniversary Program, 1974
Box   81
Folder   21
Community Dialogue on Race with Congressman Tom Barrett, 1999
Box   81
Folder   22
Delegation representing the Union of Soviet Journalists, 1970
Box   81
Folder   23
Evening with Angela Davis, 1972
Box   81
Folder   24
Funeral programs, 1975-1995
Box   82
Folder   1
Governor Lucey Inaugural Ball with two autographed programs, 1971
Box   82
Folder   2
Hank Aaron 65th birthday celebration, Atlanta, 1999
Box   82
Folder   3
H.U.D. Milwaukee area office commemorates Black History Month, 1981
Box   82
Folder   4
Howard University Choir at the Grand Avenue Congregational Church, 1964
Box   82
Folder   5
James Groppi Appreciation Day, 1989
Box   82
Folder   6
James Groppi March for Peace and Justice, 1987
Box   82
Folder   7
Laurel Oaks Retirement Community, Mandalay's Child, circa 2000
Box   82
Folder   8
Lenard Wells retirement ceremony, 2001
Box   82
Folder   9
March on Milwaukee commemoration, 2007
Box   82
Folder   10
Mildred L. Coby service installation as District Missionary, Church of God in Christ, 2007
Box   82
Folder   11
MATC Black Student Union Soul Food Celebration, 2001
Box   82
Folder   12
Milwaukee Community Journal 22nd anniversary celebration: Aging in an Ageless Society, 1998
Box   82
Folder   13-14
Miss Black America of Milwaukee pageants, 1981, 1984
Box   82
Folder   15
National Conference on Desegregation Without Turmoil, Washington, D.C., 1976
Box   82
Folder   16
Operation Push, Milwaukee Chapter, 1st annual community business luncheon, 1983 January 15
Box   82
Folder   17
Rally for Rwanda, Marquette, 1994
Box   82
Folder   18
Richard Artison investiture as sheriff of Milwaukee County, 1983
Box   82
Folder   19
Roosevelt Junior High dinner, 1966
Box   82
Folder   20
University of Wisconsin Law School, Milwaukee Appreciation Day dinner, 1984
Box   82
Folder   21
Viet Nam Study Group, Underwood Memorial Baptist Church, 1967 Summer
Box   82
Folder   22
Wauwautosa Baha'i, New World Order Defined, 1991
Box   82
Folder   23
Wisconsin African American Elected Officials, 2001
Box   82
Folder   24
Wisconsin Black Leadership Conference, 1996
Box   82
Folder   25
Wisconsin Black Political Convention, 1972
Family
Box   82
Folder   26
Children's artwork, circa 1970, 1972
Dale Franklin Phillips (son)
Box   82
Folder   27
Birth certificate, 1956
Box   82
Folder   28
Camp Widjiwagan, 1976
Box   82
Folder   29
Correspondence from Cornell, 1974
Box   82
Folder   30
Correspondence with friends, 1972, 1975, 1977
Box   82
Folder   31
Correspondence with Michael Phillips, 1977
Box   82
Folder   32
Correspondence with Patti Jones, 1976
Box   82
Folder   33
Cornell University student ID, 1974
Box   82
Folder   34
Holy Rosary grades, 1966-67
Box   82
Folder   35
Holy Rosary notes on Thanksgiving, circa 1966
Box   82
Folder   36
Marquette University High School graduation, 1974
Box   82
Folder   37
Marquette University High School grades, 1968, 1970
Box   82
Folder   38
Marquette University High School graduation column, 1974
Box   82
Folder   39
Marquette University High School papers, circa 1973-1974
Box   83
Folder   1
Student teaching notes, circa 1977
Box   88
Folder   5
Cornell University Bachelor's degree, 1982 August 27
Box   83
Folder   2
Spanish/International Studies, circa 1986
Box   83
Folder   3
Employment, 1982, 1985
Box   83
Folder   4
Accident, 1999
Box   83
Folder   5
Marquette University High School correspondence with Michael Phillips, 1968-1971
Michael Phillips (son)
Box   83
Folder   6
Birth hospital menus, 1958
Box   83
Folder   7
Correspondence with Daniel, circa 1977
Box   83
Folder   8
Correspondence with family, circa 1966
Box   83
Folder   9
Correspondence with friends, circa 1975-1982
Box   83
Folder   10
Correspondence with Jim André, 1977 and undated
Box   83
Folder   11
Correspondence with parents, 1974
Box   83
Folder   12
Correspondence with Richard, circa 1975-1977
Box   83
Folder   13
Correspondence with Scott Gage Leitze, 1972-1977
Box   83
Folder   14
Correspondence with Tom Barrett, 1997
Box   83
Folder   15
Marquette University High School graduation, 1974
Box   83
Folder   16
Marquette University High School grades, 1970-1971
Box   83
Folder   17
Marquette University High School notes and drafts, circa 1975
Box   83
Folder   18
Stanford University student ID, 1977
Box   83
Folder   19
Notes, circa 1977
Box   86
Folder   6
Correspondence with Vel while at Stanford, 1977 January-May
Box   86
Folder   9
Marquette University High yearbook, 1974
W. Dale Phillips (husband)
Box   83
Folder   20
Congressional Certificate of Achievement, 1972
Box   83
Folder   21
Mt. Calvary Holy Church award, 1977
Box   83
Folder   22
Correspondence with Bill Roberson, 1971
Box   83
Folder   23
Correspondence with Dale F. Phillips, 1974
Box   83
Folder   24
Correspondence with Michael Phillips, 1974, 1977
Box   83
Folder   25
Condolences, 1988
Box   83
Folder   26
Funeral, 1988
Box   83
Folder   27
Employment, circa 1982
Box   83
Folder   28
Criterion Club, 1971, 1975, 1984-1987
Box   83
Folder   29
Democratic Party, 1962, 1982
Box   83
Folder   30
Voter registration card, 1959
Insurance
Box   83
Folder   31
Burglary at 2237 North Booth Street, 1977
Box   83
Folder   32
Fire at 2237 North Booth Street, 1997
Box   83
Folder   33
Theft in Atlanta at Martin Luther King Jr., funeral, 1968
Notes
Box   84
Folder   1
At-risk children and child abuse, circa 1972
Box   84
Folder   2
Alverno College Laboratory School, circa 1969
Box   84
Folder   3
Black Church, circa 1972
Box   84
Folder   4
Board on government operations, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   5
Civil Rights and activism, circa 1983
Box   84
Folder   6
Civil Rights and affirmative action, circa 1983, 1993
Box   84
Folder   7
Civil Rights movement and Black politics, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   8
Civil Rights, the economy, and the federal government, circa 1988
Box   84
Folder   9
Civil Rights and the possibility of riots in Milwaukee, circa 1967
Box   84
Folder   10
Clark amendment, circa 1982
Box   84
Folder   11
Community activists in Beloit, circa 1990
Box   84
Folder   12
Crime and the Constitution, circa 1968
Box   84
Folder   13
Democratic Party and Civil Rights, circa 1964
Box   84
Folder   14
Democratic Party voter registration drive in Milwaukee
Box   84
Folder   15
Discrimination involving an organization and Elwin Andrus, circa 1968
Box   84
Folder   16
Easter, circa 1968
Box   84
Folder   17
Elementary school appearance, circa 1964
Box   84
Folder   18
Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and housing in Milwaukee, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   19
Freedom of Assembly and Freedom of Press, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   20
George Wallace campaign, circa 1968
Box   84
Folder   21
Legal profession, circa 1983
Box   84
Folder   22
Milwaukee African Americans and segregation, circa 1993
Box   84
Folder   23
Milwaukee and the human aspect of discrimination
Box   84
Folder   24
Milwaukee Job Corps Center, circa 1969
Box   84
Folder   25
Milwaukee Police incident, circa 1984
Box   84
Folder   26
Milwaukee public schools, circa 1967, 1978, 1990
Box   84
Folder   27
Minority business issues in Wisconsin, circa 1987
Box   84
Folder   28
Politics and personal relationships, circa 1968
Box   84
Folder   29
Prisons in Wisconsin, circa 1982
Box   84
Folder   30
Public housing sites, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   31
Retirement of Pat Lucey, circa 1976
Box   84
Folder   32
Richard Nixon and politics, circa 1970
Box   84
Folder   33
Scentura, circa 1995
Box   84
Folder   34
Undocumented immigrant, circa 1965
Box   84
Folder   35
Wisconsin Industrial Commission, Fair Employment division, circa 1966
Box   84
Folder   36
Wisconsin Senate Bill 361, welfare and job training, circa 1985
Box   84
Folder   37
Women and the Law, circa 1974
Box   84
Folder   38
Women in a male-dominated profession, circa 1967
Property
Box   84
Folder   39
2000 North Martin Luther King Drive, 1999
Box   86
Folder   3
Newport Corporation, 1991, 1997
Box   84
Folder   40
2237 North Booth Street, 1964, 1966-1968, 1972
Box   86
Folder   4
1832 North Martin Luther King Drive, 1995
Price County
Box   84
Folder   41
Bulk mail, 1971-1987
Box   84
Folder   42
Correspondence, 1965-1987
Box   84
Folder   43
Maps and land descriptions, 1966-1973
Box   86
Folder   5
Purchase, 1964
Box   84
Folder   44
Taxes, 1963-1983
Box   89
Folder   4
Proposed Patio and Terrace design for 2237 North Booth Street
Scholarship
Publications About Vel Phillips
Box   85
Folder   1
African-American Business & Consumer Magazine, 1995
Box   85
Folder   2
Wisconsin Women. Badger History, Vol. 33, no.1, 1979 September
Box   85
Folder   3
Draft article, 2008
Box   85
Folder   4
Minority American Women: A Biographical Dictionary, 1981
Box   85
Folder   5
Shapers of Wisconsin: People, Places, and Events in Wisconsin's History, 1998
Box   85
Folder   6
Through One City's Eyes, 1999
Box   85
Folder   7
Women's Yellow Pages of Greater Milwaukee, 1995-1996
Research About Vel Phillips
Box   85
Folder   8
Interview by Jay Wendelberger, 1995
Box   85
Folder   9
Interview by Jim Peck for I Remember Milwaukee, 1998
Box   85
Folder   10
Interview by Mark Braun, 1994
Box   85
Folder   11
Interview by Alderman Marvin Pratt for Milwaukee Past and Present, circa 1996
Box   85
Folder   12
Interview by Patrick Jones, circa 1999
Box   85
Folder   13
Interview by Women in Leadership, 2008
Box   85
Folder   14
Oral history by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, 1966, 1969, 1974
Box   85
Folder   15
Questions, circa 2000
Writing about Vel Phillips
Box   85
Folder   16
The Lamb Who Roared / by Josephine Dye, 1978
Box   85
Folder   17
Paper by Rosemary Thielke, circa 1960
Writing
Box   85
Folder   21
Autobiographical sketches, 1975
Box   85
Folder   22
“Is This a Church?,” circa 1976
A Dream Deferred: manuscript project
Box   85
Folder   23
Chapter outline, 2002-2003
Box   85
Folder   24
Chapter 1, 2002-2003
Box   85
Folder   25
Correspondence, rejection letters, 2002
Box   85
Folder   26
Grant proposal, 2003
Box   85
Folder   27
Grant proposal, Helen Bader Foundation, 2001
Box   85
Folder   28
Research: police brutality, 2002
Box   85
Folder   29
Research: segregation in Milwaukee, 2002
Box   85
Folder   30
Milwaukee Common Council, Triple O, and Civil Rights, circa 1968
Box   85
Folder   31
Milwaukee Sesquicentennial book contribution, 1966
TV Editorials
Box   64
Folder   1
WISN Newsletter and Quotable News, 1967
Box   64
Folder   2-3
WITI-TV Editorials, 1963-1972, 1992
Box   64
Folder   4
WITI-TV Surveys, 1965 and 1970
Box   64
Folder   5
WTMJ-TV Editorial, 1963, 1965-1972, 1981-1983, 1985-1986, 1996-1997