RV Bailey to RM Reese

Identifier

DAG071614_2

Description

Informing Reese there were no African-American employees in the USDA Office of Markets or the Office of Rural Organization.

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

Provenance

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

Text

Mr. R. M. Reese,
Chief Clerk,
Department of Agriculture.

Dear Mr. Reese:

In accordance with the request contained in your circular memorandum of July 14, 1914, I beg leave to say that there are no colored employees in the Office of Markets or in the Office of Rural Organization.

Very truly yours,
R. V. Bailey
Acting Chief, Office of Markets,
and Office of Rural Organization.

CMV

Original Format

Letter

Files

DAG071614_2.pdf

Citation

Bailey, R. Victor, “RV Bailey to RM Reese,” 1914 July 16, DAG071614_2, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.