Subseries 2.1
Parent body records, 1938-1987
Boxes 14-18

General records
Box Folder Content
14 1 African Land Project, 1958
14 2 Agendas, various meetings
14 3 Aims and Objectives of the UNIA, no date
14 4 Application form for transportation to Liberia, West Africa under the auspices of the UNIA, no date
14 5 Appointments, 1955-1963
14 6 Articles of Incorporation, 1918 [copy]
14 7 Blank forms
14 8 Book list, no date
14 9 Circular letters
14 10 Constitution and bylaws, with amendments, 1938-1955 [pages 1-93, incomplete]
14 11 Constitution and bylaws revision, 1972
14 12 Constitution and bylaws revision, 1973
14 13 Constitution and bylaws revision, 1975
14 14 Credentials (Appointments), 1952-1977)
14 15 Declaration of Rights of the Negro Peoples of the World, drafted and adopted at Convention held in New York, 1920 over which Hon. Marcus Garvey presided as Chairman, and at which he was Elected Provisional President of Africa
14 16 Delegates names and addresses
14 17 Duties of Commissioners
14 18 Duties of International Organizer
14 19 Financial records, 1936-1974
14 20 Five-Year Plan, no date
14 21 Garvey Memorial Liberty Hall (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), records, 1951-1958
14 22 Ghana Project, 1958
14 23 How to Teach the UNIA
14 24 Ideas for Raising Money
14 25 Instructions to Division
14 26 Instructions to International Organizer
14 27 Instructions to the National Youth Director of the Universal Youth Council
14 28 Legal documents, 1951-1975
14 29 Legal documents, Marcus Garvey exoneration, 1981
14 30 Liberty Farm, inventory, 1946
14 31 Lists, name, etc.
14 32 Mailing lists
14 33 National Public Relations Committee duties
14 34 Officers: Divisions
14 35 Officers: Parent Body
14 36 Operation Going Home Committee, 1976-1977
15 1 Organization chart, no date
15 2 Petition to the President of the United States, circa 1941 [calling for U.S. occupation of West Africa by black troops]
15 3 Petitions to the United Nations, 1945, 1955
15 4 Plans for Keeping Divisions Active and Raising Money
15 5 Plans of the Parent Body toward the Carrying out of the Program of the UNIA
15 6 Pledge form to purchase printing press, etc. for Ashanti Akim State College (Gold Coast, West Africa), no date
15 7 Pledges
15 8 Preamble and Manifesto...as announced at their Eighth International Convention...August 1-31, 1946
15 9 Press releases/Announcements
15 10 Proclamations
15 11 Program for African Redemption Fund, 1957
15 12 Queen's Contest, 1957
15 13 Questionnaire, Conference delegates
15 14 Questionnaire, United Nations
15 15 Rational for Proposed Change in the Structure of the UNIA
15 16 Reorganization UNIA
15 17 Resolutions, 1979
15 18 Ritual services, etc.
15 19 Special bulletins, 1953-1966
15 20 Stewart, James R., Prominent people contacted by, no date
15 21 Suggestions as to Procedure in Organizing and Setting Up New Divisions
15 22 Suggestions for Promoting Mass Meetings for Parent Body Officers
15 23 Things to do in Promoting UNIA
15 24 Three Hundred Million Dollars ($300,000,000) Drive, no date
15 25 Universal African Black Cross Nurses, Rules and Bylaws, no date
15 26 Universal Negro Youth Administration, Constitution and Bylaws, no date
15 27 What We Believe
15 28 Work in Africa Forms, 1961, 1977
Meetings [includes printed programs]
15 29 Meeting minutes, fragments
15 30 Executive Council/Commissioners (Chicago, Illinois), February 26, 1940
15 31 Executive Council (location unknown), June 2, 1940
15 32 Executive Council [Emergency Conference], August 19, 1940
15 33 Executive Council (Cleveland, Ohio), February 15, 1941
15 34 Executive Council (?) (Dayton, Ohio), April 7-9, 1950
15 35 Executive Council (Detroit, Michigan), March 24, 1951
15 36 Executive Council (location unknown), October 6, 1951
15 37 Executive Council (location unknown), April 4-5, 1953
15 38 Executive Council (Cincinnati, Ohio), 1954
15 39 Executive Council (unknown location), February 8, 1958
15 40 Executive Council/Commissioners (Detroit, Michigan), May 5-6, 1962
15 41 Unification Council (Youngstown, Ohio), June 19, 1971
15 42 Executive Council (Youngstown, Ohio), October 23, 1971
15 43 Executive Council (Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina), February 22, 1975
15 44 Executive Council (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 28, 1977
15 45 Executive Council (Chicago, Illinois), September 23-24, 1978
15 46 Executive Council (Detroit, Michigan), March 23-24, 1979
15 47 International Convention (Toronto, Canada), August 24-31, 1937
15 48 International Convention (Cleveland, Ohio), August 15-20, 1941
15 49 International Convention (Cincinnati, Ohio), 1945
15 50 International Convention (New York, New York), 1946
15 51 International Convention (location unknown), 1949
15 52 International Convention (location unknown), 1950
15 53 International Convention (Detroit, Michigan), August 26-September 2, 1951
15 54 International Convention (Detroit, Michigan), August 26-30, 1953
15 55 International Convention (New Orleans, Louisiana?), August 20-22, 1954
15 56 International Convention (Liberia, West Africa), September 1-30, 1954 [Stewart presiding]
16 1 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 21-28, 1955
16 2 International Convention (Brooklyn, New York), September 15, 1957
16 3 International Convention (Chicago, Illinois), 1959
16 4 International Convention (Cleveland, Ohio), 1960
16 5 International Convention (Brooklyn, New York), 1961
16 6 International Convention (Location unknown), 1967
16 7 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 30, 1968 [incomplete]
16 8 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 28-31, 1969 [19th]
16 9 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 27-29, 1971 [21st]
16 10 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 1973
16 11 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 1974
16 12 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 25-29, 1976
16 13 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 21-28, 1977
16 14 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 21-26, 1979
16 15 International Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 25-30, 1981
16 16 International Convention (Kingston, Jamaica), August 13-20, 1987
16 17 International Convention, (location unknown), no date
16 18 Rehabilitative Committee (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), August 2, 1943 [agenda only]
16 19 Rehabilitative Committee (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 1944 [agenda only]
16 20 Rehabilitative Committee (New York, New York), 1945 [agenda only]
16 21 Rehabilitative Committee (Toronto, Canada), August 1946 [agenda only]
16 22 Rehabilitative Committee (New Orleans, Louisiana), August 1948
16 23 Rehabilitative Committee (Detroit, Michigan), August-September 1949
16 24 Rehabilitative Committee (location unknown), March 12, 1950
Other UNIA groups
16 25 General Conference of Liberia (Monrovia, Liberia), Committee on Medical Services, Annual report, 1968
16 26 General Conference of Liberia, 5th (Monrovia, Liberia), minutes, August 14-15, 1971
16 27 National Emergency Conference (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), minutes, April 1, 1934
16 28 National Public Relations Committee, program, no date
16 29 Pan-African Community League, program, no date
16 30 President's Council (Detroit, Michigan), minutes, June 12-13, 1954
16 31 Unification Council, minutes, May 22, 1971
16 32 Unification Convention (Youngstown, Ohio), minutes, September 10-12, 1971
Reports
16 33 Committee for the Reorganization of the UNIA, July 25, 1948
16 34 Chicago Mass Meeting, June 10, 1951
16 35 High Commissioner to West Africa, 1967-1969, 1973
16 36 Trip made by Mr. Solomon Fitghue, International Organizer to Inspect African Project in Liberia, July 22-August 7, 1968
16 37 Marcus Garvey Memorial Institute (Monrovia, Liberia), January 7, 1971-December 31-1971
16 38 Ebony Women Conference Retreat, Jun 30-July 1, 1973
16 39 Observations on the Status of UNIA of Monrovia, Liberia, 1976
16 40 Garvey Memorial Institute (Monrovia, Liberia), March 24, 1979
16 41 Committee on Findings for Youth and Education, no date
16 42 Research and Planning Committee Report (Raleigh, North Carolina Division), no date
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