JG Shibley to Chief Clerk (RM Reese)

Creator

Identifier

DA071514d

Description

Listing one African-American employee in the USDA Insecticide and Fungicide Board.

Source

US National Archives and Records Administration 130/68/3/00 box #3 entry #5 "Negroes" folder

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Requires

Requires proofreading.

Provenance

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

Text

In reply refer to

Memorandum for the Chief Clerk:

Acknowledging the receipt of your circular memorandum of July 14, 1914, requesting to be furnished with a statement of the number of colored employees on the roll of the Board, the position held by each, and the salary paid, I beg to report as follows:

Number, Position, Salary
1, Laborer, $600 per annum

This employee is on duty in Washington, D.C.

Respectfully,
JG Shibley
Executive Officer.

[Note: "Wm. A. Pinkert" is handwritten at the bottom of the memorandum]

Original Format

Census

Files

DA071514D (2).pdf

Citation

Shibley, J.G., “JG Shibley to Chief Clerk (RM Reese),” 1914 July 15, DA071514d, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.