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Focus: HOPE Records

... Extent:  18 linear feet (18 SB) Focus: HOPE emerged in March of 1968 from the ashes of the 1967 Detroit riot. The ...

Abstracts - drice - 04/04/2013 - 11:30 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

(3028) Portraits, Fr. William Cunningham, Focus: HOPE, 1970s

... of Father William Cunningham, co-founder of Detroit’s Focus: HOPE. Date:  1970s Physdesc:  Photograph ...

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Eleanor Josaitis, Focus: HOPE, 1970s

Portrait of Eleanor Josaitis, co-founder of Focus: HOPE. Date:  Circa 1970s Physdesc:  ...

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Eleanor Josaitis — Hands Across the Racial Divide

... across the racial divide. This has been the logo of Focus: HOPE , an organization fighting for basic human rights in Detroit and ...

Blog entry - wlefevre - 10/01/2013 - 11:12 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Subject Focus: Women in Labor Unions

... women leaders are being touted by some as labor’s best hope for continued relevancy. From reinvigorating rank and file workers to ... Labor unions, Madar, Olga M., Pay equity, SEIU, Subject focus, UAW, Wolfgang, Myra, 1914-1976, Women, Women employees, Women in the ...

Blog entry - drice - 02/21/2017 - 17:56 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

50 Years Later: the Kerner Commission and the Poor People's Campaign

... their disappointment with the federal government’s focus on the Vietnam War rather than the War on Poverty. They called this ... country as people mourned the loss of a central source of hope and pride. Despite the trauma caused by Dr. King's passing, leaders in ...

Blog entry - mcourtney - 03/21/2018 - 09:37 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Subject Focus: The Purple Gang

... betraying each other, leading to long prison terms with no hope of parole. It is estimated that over the course of their reign there were ...

Blog entry - Public Relation... - 04/03/2013 - 09:53 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Collection Focus: Wayne University Illustrated Map, 1939 - Part 2

... him as a scholar and valued him as a friend. It is our hope that the foward-looking principles and ideals of our late dean will ever ...

Blog entry - cwesterman - 02/15/2014 - 14:46 - 0 comments - 3 attachments

Subject Focus: African American History at the Reuther Library

... On the organizational front, such entities as Focus:HOPE and New Detroit grew out of the turmoil of the 1960s and battled ...

Blog entry - wlefevre - 10/01/2013 - 10:51 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Subject Focus: Women's History at the Reuther Library

... records of Eleanor Josaitis , William Cunningham and Focus:HOPE reflect the efforts of one of the legendary partnerships in the history ...

Blog entry - wlefevre - 10/01/2013 - 11:35 - 0 comments - 0 attachments