Rose Miller to Joseph Ralph

Creator

Identifier

SE071913a

Description

Rose Miller, an employee in the Wetting Division of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, writes to the Director of the Bureau saying it would be "less humiliating to have a white man in charge."

Source

US National Archives and Records Administration 450/79/10/3 box #6 entry 12 A1

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Provenance

Digital copy acquired from federal archives by previous WWPL Archivist, Heidi Hackford.

Text

COPY.

Hon. Joseph Ralph,
Director of Bureau.
Dear Sir:

In the Wetting Div. the superintending of the work upon the tables is so closely associated with the ladies, that it would be less humiliating to have a white man in charge.

I am,
Confidentially yours,
Rose Miller.

Original Format

Letter

Files

SE071913a.jpg

Citation

Miller, Rose, “Rose Miller to Joseph Ralph,” 1913 July 19, SE071913a, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.