Guide to the Robert J. Simonds Papers, 1963-1966 AIS.1969.04

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
Robert J. Simonds Papers
Creator
Simonds, Robert J.
Collection Number
AIS.1969.04
Date
1963-1966
Extent
0.5 linear feet (15 folders)

Preferred Citation

Robert J. Simonds Papers, 1963-1966, AIS.1969.04, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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Biography

The personal material in this collection documents the time period when Robert J. Simonds worked for ALCOA (Pittsburgh, Pa.) in public relations and personnel. Simonds next worked for Kelchum, Inc., a fund-raising consultancy, where he spent the next 30 years before retiring as Executive Vice-President. He continues to work as a fund-raising consultant and is now associated with First Counsel, Inc. as president of the North Group and chairman of FCI International.

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Scope and Content Notes

Contains correspondence, memorabilia, and miscellaneous material pertaining to civil rights and interracial programs in the Pittsburgh Area Camp Achievement, George Washington Carver Week, Pittsburgh Interracial Home Visit Committee, Project Friendship, SHARE, United Presbyterian Church in the U.S. (Pittsburgh Presbytery) Membership Exchange Plan, and Mississippi Project; includes tape of Jazz for Freedom Concert, 17 January 1965.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, February 13, 1968

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Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Copyright

The University of Pittsburgh holds the property rights to the material in this collection, but the copyright may still be held by the original creator/author. Researchers are therefore advised to follow the regulations set forth in the U.S. Copyright Code when publishing, quoting, or reproducing material from this collection without the consent of the creator/author or that go beyond what is allowed by fair use.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Robert J. Simonds on February 1, 1969.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Archives Service Center staff.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Pittsburgh Interracial Home Visit Committee.
  • Project Friendship (Pittsburgh, Pa.).
  • South Hills Association for Racial Equality.
  • United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Presbytery of Pittsburgh.

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Memorabilia
  • Personal papers

Personal Name(s)

  • Simonds, Robert J.

Subject(s)

  • Civil rights -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Human rights workers -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Social action

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Previous Citation

Robert J. Simonds Papers, 1963-1966, AIS.1969.04, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

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Collection Inventory

  BoxFolder
Camp Achievement 11

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  Folder
Friendship Unlimited 2

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  Folder
George Washington Carver Week 3

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  Folder
Grace Memorial Presbyterian Church 4

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  Folder
Pittsburgh Area, Religion and Race Council 5

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  Folder
Pittsburgh Interracial Home Visit Committee 6

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  Folder
Project Friendship 7

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  Folder
South Hills Association for Racial Equality (SHARE) 8

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  Folder
United Negro College Fund 9

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  Folder
United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Pittsburgh Presbytery 10

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  Folder
Committee on Racial Understanding 10a

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  Folder
Membership Exchange Plan 10b

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  Folder
Mississippi Project 10c

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  Folder
United Presbyterian church in the U.S.A. Commission on Religion and Race 11

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  Folder
Citizen of the Week Citation. Robert J. Simonds 12

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