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1. Biography of Roy Wilkins (1901-1981), Journalist and Civil Rights Leader Biography of Roy Wilkins (1901-1981), Journalist and Civil Rights Leader 2003

2. Don't Forget Local Black Achievement Don't Forget Local Black Achievement February 6, 1985 News article about local black achievement in the context of Black History Month. Several prominent African Americans are mentioned, such as Chester Franklin, Roy Wilkins (an NAACP leader), Lucile Bluford,...

3. KC Saw Pivotal NAACP Events KC Saw Pivotal NAACP Events July 12, 2010 Article provides a brief history of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in the Kansas City area. The Kansas City chapter was involved in some of the most important civil rights...

4. Learning the 'Rules,' Singing the Blues Learning the 'Rules,' Singing the Blues February 20, 1984 Biographical article, with photos, about prominent black poets from or influenced by Kansas City, including Roger Wilkins, Melvin Tolson, Langston Hughes, and James Weldon Johnson. Personal experiences...

5. Ramos Vertical File List Ramos Vertical File List A list of the file names in the Ramos collection. This collection includes books, pamphlets, newspaper articles, and vertical files relating to the African American experience. Begun around 1920 by librarians...

6. Roy Wilkins Recalls Early Days of THE CALL Roy Wilkins Recalls Early Days of THE CALL July 9-15, 2010 Roy Wilkins writes about Chester Franklin, THE CALL during the years he worked there (1923-1931) and what he learned during his time at the paper.

7. Roy Wilkins, THE CALL and the NAACP Roy Wilkins, THE CALL and the NAACP October 23, 2009 Article discusses the history of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in the Kansas City area. The NAACP's Annual National Convention was held in Kansas City, Kansas, in 1923....

8. Roy Willkins, Famous Leader, Worked First For THE CALL Roy Willkins, Famous Leader, Worked First For THE CALL July 9-15, 2010 Biographical article includes Roy Wilkins' experiences during the eight years that he was managing editor of THE CALL. The discrimination he experienced while living in Kansas City led him to become active...

9. Testimonial in K.C.K. to Honor Roy Wilkins Testimonial in K.C.K. to Honor Roy Wilkins April/27/1976 Article reporting the return of Roy Wilkins to Kansas City to be honored at a church in Kansas City, Kansas. Wilkins was the executive director of the NAACP for 21 years, after working as a writer and...