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Series III. African-American and Minority Related Issues, 1982-2002

Scope and Content Notes:

Series III contains information on African-American and Minority Related Issues. As a prominent member of the local African-American community Robinson was involved both politically and personally with a variety of race related initiatives and concerns. The bulk of the content relates to Robinson generated correspondence and advocacy for equal employment opportunities within the Pittsburgh Pirate organization and events surrounding the 1994 MLB All Star game. This series contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, finances, and publications.


Box 4
Folder 1-3 Black Elected Officials, 1997-1998
Folder 4-5 NAACP Presidents, 1997-2000
Folder 6 NAACP v. City of Philadelphia, 1998
Folder 7 Opening of South African Consulate in Pittsburgh, 1982
Folder 8-10 Negro Educational Emergency Drive (NEED) Endowment Fund, 1995-2002
Folder 11-12 Economic Empowerment, 1994-1995
Folder 13-14 Pittsburgh Pirate Ownership, 1994-1995
Folder 15-17 1994 MLB All Star Game, 1993-1995