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Frank, Bill, 1905-1989


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Delaware Folklore Society audio recordings

Identifier: MSS 0695

These audiotape recordings by members of the Delaware Folklore society feature folk tales, narratives, songs, sermons, and discussions of folklore. The recordings provide a glimpse into the work of an organization dedicated to preserving and studying the folk heritage of Delaware.

Dates: 1950-1955

Bill Frank Delaware political research files

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0101

Billk Frank's collection of information and clippings regarding Delaware Senators and U. S. Representatives, particularly James A. Bayard and Thomas McKean. Also included is a letter from Jeffrey Welsh, the Press Secretary for the office of the Governor, concerning Buena Vista, a home that once served as the Governor's mansion.

Dates: 1957-1988

Bill Frank - John J. Williams research files

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0209

Clippings, articles, press releases, photographs, and other ephemera concerning the career of U.S. Senator John J. Williams, apparently gathered by Delaware journalist Bill Frank.

Dates: 1949-1971

Littleton and Jane Mitchell papers

Identifier: MSS 0629
Abstract The Littleton and Jane Mitchell papers document the life and career of the Delaware-based civil rights activist and educator Littleton P. Mitchell (1918-2004) and his wife Jane E. Mitchell (1921-2004). The collection contains material relating to his education, activities as a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, his three decades-long leadership of the Delaware NAACP, his career as a teacher and counselor at Governor Bacon Health Center in Delaware City, and his involvement in a number of...
Dates: 1911-2009; Majority of material found within 1950-2000

Walter A. Powell letters to William P. Frank

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0184

Delaware historian Walter A. Powell wrote these four letters ranging in dates from 1928 to 1978 to Wilmington News Journal columnist William P. (Bill) Frank in response to Frank's inquiries about articles, pamphlets, or books written by Powell.

Dates: 1928-1978; Majority of material found within 1934-1935

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Delaware--History--20th century 3
1/4 inch audio tape 2
Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Delaware 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
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Photographs 2
Administrators 1
Affirmative action programs--Delaware 1
African American churches--Delaware 1
African American civil rights workers 1
African Americans--Civil rights--Delaware--History--20th century 1
African Americans--Delaware 1
African Americans--Domestic life 1
African Americans--Education--Delaware--History--20th century 1
African Americans--Race identity 1
Audio cassette 1
Awards 1
Bills, Legislative--United States 1
Brochures 1
Bullfights--History 1
Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Delaware 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
Calendars 1
Certificates 1
Civil rights movements--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century 1
Clippings files 1
Color slides 1
Correspondence 1
Credit unions 1
Delaware City (Del.) 1
Delaware--Politics and government 1
Delaware--Race relations--History--20th century 1
Diaries 1
Discrimination in housing--Delaware 1
Ephemera (general) 1
Film: 16mm 1
Film: Super 8mm 1
Finns--Delaware 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Folk tales 1
Folklore--Delmarva Peninsula 1
Greeting cards 1
Historians 1
Journalism--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
Medals 1
Memorandums 1
Migrant labor--Delaware 1
Milford (Del.) 1
Minutes (administrative records) 1
Newsletters 1
Newspaper columns 1
Nurses 1
Nursing--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Oral histories (document genres) 1
Phonograph records 1
Photograph albums 1
Presidents 1
Prospectuses 1
Psychiatric hospitals--Delaware 1
Publications (documents) 1
Realia 1
Research (document genres) 1
School integration--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Segregation in education--Law and legislation--United States 1
Segregation--Delaware--History--20th century 1
Sermons 1
Service books (religious texts) 1
Sheet music 1
Soldiers 1
Special education--Delaware 1
Speeches (documents) 1
Sussex County (Del.) 1
Teachers 1
Tuskegee Army Air Field (Ala.) 1
United States--Politics and government--20th century 1
United States. Army--Reserves 1
Visiting cards 1
West Chester (Pa.) 1
Wilmington (Del.) 1
World War, 1939-1945--Participation, African American 1
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