San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945 Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935 Search this
ink on paper (fiber product)
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
This document is part of a scrapbook that was compiled in 1956 and 1957 by Frances Albrier during her term as president of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). The scrapbook highlights the Chapter’s efforts to register voters and educate Bay Area residents on the importance of voting as a part of the Citizenship Education Project which was jointly sponsored by the NCNW and the National Urban League.
This two page, typewritten memo from Council President Frances Albrier to members of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women summarizes recent programs and activities undertaken by the Council and highlights upcoming events to honor NCNW founder, Mary McLeod Bethune. The memo is stapled together in the top left corner and tape marks are visible at the top of the second page. The memo is located between pages 44 and 45 in Frances Albrier's scrapbook (2010.60.1).