A. Zappone to RM Reese

Creator

Identifier

A071814

Description

Letter informing Reese there are no African-American employees in the USDA Division of Accounts and Disbursements.

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

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

Sir:

In reply to your memorandum of July 14, 1914, I beg to say that there are no colored employees in this Division.

Very respectfully,
A Zappone
Chief of Division.

Original Format

Letter

Files

A071814.pdf

Citation

Zappone, A., “A. Zappone to RM Reese,” 1914 July 18, A071814, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.