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Haynes, George Edmund, 1880-1960



  • Existence: 1880 - 1960

George Edmund Haynes, American social worker, educator, and co-founder and first executive director of the National Urban League.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

George Edmund Haynes papers

Call Number: JWJ MSS 101
Overview: The George Edmund Haynes Papers consist of correspondence, writings, and professional papers by and relating to George Edmund Haynes. Correspondence contains letters between Haynes and various professional groups that he worked for or with. Writings contain works by Haynes, including articles and book reviews; and a dissertation on Haynes by Daniel Perlman. Professional papers contain material relating to Haynes' professional work on various committees and boards, including the Federal Council...
Dates: 1916-1972 1916-1950, bulk 1916-1950

Photographs of prominent African Americans

Call Number: JWJ MSS 76
Overview: Photographs drawn from various collections in the James Weldon Johnson Collection. The collection includes predominantly images of prominent African American writers, cultural leaders, and entertainers, as well as photographs by important African American photographers. A small number of images document people and places outside the United States. The collection forms a visual record of artists, writers, actors, musicians, and politicians active chiefly in the United States from the 1920s...
Dates: 1875-1978