Walter Tobriner papers, 1949-1968 (bulk 1961-1968).

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman Special Collections
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
Subjects Civil rights -- Washington (D.C.)
District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners.
District of Columbia. Board of Education.
Jamaica -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Public schools -- Washington (D.C.)
School integration -- Washington (D.C.)
Tobriner, Walter Nathan, 1902-1979.
Transportation -- Washington (D.C.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Jamaica.
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government -- 1878-1967.
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.
Description 9.25 cubic ft. (19 boxes).
Organized into series: I. Correspondence, 1952-1971. II. Speeches/Statements/Remarks, 1961-1967. III. Newspaper clippings, 1949-1964. IV. Publications, 1954-1950. V. Scrapbooks, 1961-1968.
Notes Gift of Mrs. Walter Tobriner, 1969.
Summary Correspondence, clippings, index cards, speeches, publications, memorabilia. Largest portion is composed of 6 scrapbooks, 1961-1968. Subjects include: service on boards and commissions, integration of D.C. schools, civil rights, school reform, D.C. area transportation, D.C. government, ambassadorship to Jamaica.
Biographical Notes Washington, D.C. lawyer and law professor. Member, D.C. Board of Education, 1952-1961; member, D.C. Board of Commissioners, 1961-1967; chairman, Washington Area Transit Authority, 1966-1967; U.S. ambassador to Jamaica, 1967-1969.
Geographic Area Washington (D.C.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm46677291
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Tobriner, Walter Nathan, 1902-1979.
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