CC Clark to Chief Clerk (RM Reese)

Creator

Identifier

A080314b

Description

List of African-American employees in the USDA Central Office of the Weather Bureau, including position and salary.

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

MEMORANDUM FOR CHIEF CLERK, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.

As requested by your memorandum of July 14, 1914, supplemented by recent telephonic request, information concerning colored employees in the Weather Bureau is given below:

Names. Position. Salary.
In Washington, D. C.

Brown, Joseph, Skilled Artisan, $840 per annum.
Brown, Moses H., Skilled Artisan, $840
Patrick, William, Skilled Artisan, $840
Branham, Edward A., Watchman, $720
DeLeon, Larry, Watchman, $720
Hudson, James M., Fireman, $720
Morton, Robert H., Fireman, $720
Glover, George J., Unskilled Laborer, $720
McLane, William, Jr., Unskilled Laborer, $720
Patrick, Thomas, Unskilled Laborer, $720
Plummer, William, Jr., Unskilled Laborer, $720
Plummer, William (sr.) Classified Laborer, $660
Turner, Linwood, Unskilled Laborer, $660
Washington, Rudolph, Unskilled Laborer, $660
Hampton, Thomas H., Skilled Laborer, $600
Harris, Robert, Unskilled Laborer, $600
Washington, Charles E., Unskilled Laborer, $480
Curtis, Richard W., Unskilled Laborer, $450
Sweetney, John, Unskilled Laborer, $450
Tilghman, Albert H., Unskilled Laborer, $450
Payne, Mrs. Lucy, Charwoman, $360
Holmes, Mrs. Sarah E., Charwoman, $240

In the Field Service.
Hampfield, Louis M., Assistant Observer, $1080 per annum.
Hammonds, Oscar H., Assistant Observer, $1080
Jones, Matthew G., Messenger, $600
Mitchell, Theodore C., Messenger, $600
Winston, Thomas S., Messenger Boy, $480
Wilkins, John W., Unskilled Laborer, $480

Respectfully,
C. C. Clark.
Chief Clerk - Executive Asst.

Original Format

Census

Files

A080314b.pdf

Citation

Clark, C. C., “CC Clark to Chief Clerk (RM Reese),” 1914 August 3, A080314b, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.