Herbert Hill Papers

Institution: Chicago Public Library - Carter G. Woodson Regional Library
9525 S. Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60628
Phone: (312) 747-6900
Date: 1950-1998
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Biographical/Historical Note:
Herbert Hill served as the NAACP’s labor director in the 1950s and 1960s, where he was one of the most effective voices raised against racial discrimination by unions. He was later Professor of Afro-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin.

Scope and Content Note:
His collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts and published articles written by Hill.

Related Material: None