# CC Carroll to RM Reese

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DA071714

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List of African-American employees in the USDA Bureau of Animal Industries.

### Source

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

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Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

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### Language

English

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Requires proofreading.

### Provenance

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

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McF

Memorandum for Mr. Reese:

Referring to your memorandum of the 14th instant, the following is a list of all colored employees in this Bureau, of whom we have a record, both in Washington and in the field, classified by designations, showing names, salaries and points where stationed:

Veterinary Inspectors.

Name, Salary, Where stationed

John C. McLeod, $1800 per annum, Cincinnati, O.

Cornelius V. Lowe, $1620 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Louis E. Baxter, $1400 per annum, New York, N. Y.

Frederick D. Halsey, $1400 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Thomas M. Higgins, $1400 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Thomas W. Stewart, $1400 per annum, Sioux City, Iowa

Meat Inspectors

William W. Fortner, $1200 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Roddy K. Moon, $1200 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Joseph A. Smothers, $1200 per annum, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Johnnie W. Webb, $1200 per annum, Houston, Tex.

James M. Whitney, $1200 per annum, New York, N.Y.

Inspectors' Assistants.

Joseph Hall, $1100 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

George W. Rivers, $1100 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Robert L. Scott, $1100 per annum, So. St. Joseph, Mo.

Walter L. Seals, $1100 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

William E. Coffey, $1000 per annum, Wichita, Kans.

Thomas W. Doubley, $1000 per annum, Newark, N.J.

Ernest P. Fagan, $1000 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Robert B. Hawkins, $1000 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

George T. Laster, $1000 per annum, St. Louis, Mo.

William G. Miller, $1000 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

John H. Neal, $1000 per annum, Brooklyn, N. Y.

William T. Stewart, $1000 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

Walter C. Maxwell, $900 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Page Anderson, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Fred D. Arrington, $840 per annum, Newark, N. J.

Roy E. Barnett, $840 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

Daniel M. Batteau, $840 per annum, Sioux City, Iowa.

Andrew L. Bell, $840 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Emmet B. Burke, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Solomon G. Burke, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Jeby Caston, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

John A. Echols, $840 per annum, Fort Worth, Tex.

Charles Favors, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

Jesse Hampton, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

George B. Hawkins, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Albert L. Imes, $840 per annum, Cincinnati, O.

Levi Nelson, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Albert Seay, $840 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Edgar D. Stephens, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Benjamin G. Steward, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Thomas L. Wallace, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

Jesse Wilson, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Stock Examiners.

Walter D. Benton, $1200 per annum, San Diego, Cal.

William Jenkins, $1200 per annum, San Francisco, Cal.

William F. Neil, $1200 per annum, So. St. Joseph, Mo.

Artemus Irving, $1100 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Clerks.

John O. W. Alexander, $1000 per annum, St. Louis, Mo.

Charles S. Matthew, $1000 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Messengers.

John Nicholas, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Charles Wesley, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Cement Finisher.

Philip S. Miller, $4 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Laboratory Helper.

William R. Reed, $600 per annum, San Francisco, Cal.

Laborers (Skilled and Unskilled).

#1 James R. Stafford, $900 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Walker A. Brewer, $840 per annum, Jersey City, N. J.

J. D. Wiseman, $720 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William H.. Shields, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Richard Epps, $660 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Frank Mathews, $660 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Joel M. Jones, $600 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Jacob Leftwich, $600 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

James Samuel, $600 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

George Frank Coleman, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Frank Lancaster, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Sam Mason, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Walter E. Adams, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

John L. Banyon, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Elisha Brewer, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

James N. Brewer, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Samuel Israel Crump, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Augustus Gaither, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William Gaither, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Edward T. Gross, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Joe Hipkins, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Robert Andrew Jackson, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

John Henry Jones, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William Jones, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Naylor Lancaster, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

John Thomas Parker, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

J. H. Purnell, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Charles Thomas Robinson, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Gus Ross, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Gus Ross, sr., $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Alphonso White, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William Brooks, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Cleave Clipper, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Will Clipper, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William H. Drummonds, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William Henry Garrett, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Dave Hawkins, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Allen Holmes, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William James, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

William Mason, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Roy Myers, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Granville White, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

John Wesley Brewer, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Edward Dixon, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Frank Mathews, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

William Tolliver, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Ambrose Jackson, $8.00 a month, Front Royal, Va.

Charwomen.

Emma J. Atkins, (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Mary L. Hughes (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Senia W. Madella (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Cora M. Ridley (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Emma J. Winfield (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Fannie E. Winfield (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Birdie Addison (Miss), $360 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Ella F. Elliott (Mrs.), $360 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Willie E. Jordan (Mrs.) $300 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Isabel Nance (Mrs.), $360 per annum, South Omaha, Nebr.

#1---With additional compensation at the rate of $20 a month for the use of a horse and wagon owned by him and furnished to the Department in the discharge of his official duties.

CC Carroll

Chief Clerk of Bureau.

Memorandum for Mr. Reese:

Referring to your memorandum of the 14th instant, the following is a list of all colored employees in this Bureau, of whom we have a record, both in Washington and in the field, classified by designations, showing names, salaries and points where stationed:

Veterinary Inspectors.

Name, Salary, Where stationed

John C. McLeod, $1800 per annum, Cincinnati, O.

Cornelius V. Lowe, $1620 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Louis E. Baxter, $1400 per annum, New York, N. Y.

Frederick D. Halsey, $1400 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Thomas M. Higgins, $1400 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Thomas W. Stewart, $1400 per annum, Sioux City, Iowa

Meat Inspectors

William W. Fortner, $1200 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Roddy K. Moon, $1200 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Joseph A. Smothers, $1200 per annum, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Johnnie W. Webb, $1200 per annum, Houston, Tex.

James M. Whitney, $1200 per annum, New York, N.Y.

Inspectors' Assistants.

Joseph Hall, $1100 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

George W. Rivers, $1100 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Robert L. Scott, $1100 per annum, So. St. Joseph, Mo.

Walter L. Seals, $1100 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

William E. Coffey, $1000 per annum, Wichita, Kans.

Thomas W. Doubley, $1000 per annum, Newark, N.J.

Ernest P. Fagan, $1000 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Robert B. Hawkins, $1000 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

George T. Laster, $1000 per annum, St. Louis, Mo.

William G. Miller, $1000 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

John H. Neal, $1000 per annum, Brooklyn, N. Y.

William T. Stewart, $1000 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

Walter C. Maxwell, $900 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Page Anderson, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Fred D. Arrington, $840 per annum, Newark, N. J.

Roy E. Barnett, $840 per annum, So. Omaha, Nebr.

Daniel M. Batteau, $840 per annum, Sioux City, Iowa.

Andrew L. Bell, $840 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Emmet B. Burke, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Solomon G. Burke, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

Jeby Caston, $840 per annum, Nat'l Stock Yards, Ill.

John A. Echols, $840 per annum, Fort Worth, Tex.

Charles Favors, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

Jesse Hampton, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

George B. Hawkins, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Albert L. Imes, $840 per annum, Cincinnati, O.

Levi Nelson, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Albert Seay, $840 per annum, Cleveland, O.

Edgar D. Stephens, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Benjamin G. Steward, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Thomas L. Wallace, $840 per annum, Oklahoma, Okla.

Jesse Wilson, $840 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Stock Examiners.

Walter D. Benton, $1200 per annum, San Diego, Cal.

William Jenkins, $1200 per annum, San Francisco, Cal.

William F. Neil, $1200 per annum, So. St. Joseph, Mo.

Artemus Irving, $1100 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Clerks.

John O. W. Alexander, $1000 per annum, St. Louis, Mo.

Charles S. Matthew, $1000 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Messengers.

John Nicholas, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Charles Wesley, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Cement Finisher.

Philip S. Miller, $4 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Laboratory Helper.

William R. Reed, $600 per annum, San Francisco, Cal.

Laborers (Skilled and Unskilled).

#1 James R. Stafford, $900 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Walker A. Brewer, $840 per annum, Jersey City, N. J.

J. D. Wiseman, $720 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William H.. Shields, $720 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Richard Epps, $660 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Frank Mathews, $660 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Joel M. Jones, $600 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Jacob Leftwich, $600 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

James Samuel, $600 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

George Frank Coleman, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Frank Lancaster, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Sam Mason, $540 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Walter E. Adams, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

John L. Banyon, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Elisha Brewer, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

James N. Brewer, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Samuel Israel Crump, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Augustus Gaither, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William Gaither, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Edward T. Gross, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Joe Hipkins, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Robert Andrew Jackson, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

John Henry Jones, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

William Jones, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Naylor Lancaster, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

John Thomas Parker, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

J. H. Purnell, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Charles Thomas Robinson, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Gus Ross, $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Gus Ross, sr., $480 per annum, Beltsville, Md.

Alphonso White, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William Brooks, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Cleave Clipper, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Will Clipper, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William H. Drummonds, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William Henry Garrett, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Dave Hawkins, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Allen Holmes, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

William James, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

William Mason, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

Roy Myers, $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Granville White, $480 per annum, Bethesda, Md.

John Wesley Brewer, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Edward Dixon, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Frank Mathews, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

William Tolliver, $1.50 per diem, Beltsville, Md.

Ambrose Jackson, $8.00 a month, Front Royal, Va.

Charwomen.

Emma J. Atkins, (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Mary L. Hughes (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Senia W. Madella (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Cora M. Ridley (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Emma J. Winfield (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Fannie E. Winfield (Mrs.), $480 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Birdie Addison (Miss), $360 per annum, Kansas City, Kans.

Ella F. Elliott (Mrs.), $360 per annum, Chicago, Ill.

Willie E. Jordan (Mrs.) $300 per annum, Washington, D. C.

Isabel Nance (Mrs.), $360 per annum, South Omaha, Nebr.

#1---With additional compensation at the rate of $20 a month for the use of a horse and wagon owned by him and furnished to the Department in the discharge of his official duties.

CC Carroll

Chief Clerk of Bureau.

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Letter

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### Citation

Carroll, Charles C., “CC Carroll to RM Reese,” 1914 July 17, DA071714, Race and Segregation Collection,

*Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia*.