Urban League of Portland president Dr. Darryl Tukufu (left) presents former League Executive Secretary E. Shelton Hill with the National Urban League's Whitney M. Young Jr. Medallion at the League's headquarters in Portland.
Whitney Young at press conference 1961, Urban League downtown office. Whitney Young was the Executive Director of the National Urban League from 1961-1971. In 1969, Young received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Whitney Young Press Conference 1961, Urban League office downtown Portland. Whitney Young was the Executive Director of the National Urban League from 1961-1971. In 1969, Young received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
The panel of speakers are shown at the Urban League Annual Meeting, held at the LLoyd Center Auditorium. Left to right: Joe Uris, past president of student body at Portland State; Robert Cochran, senior at University of Portland; Nancy Nelson, senior at Jefferson High School; Frank Fair, youth worker with Albina C-CAP; and Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, professor of sociology at Portland State. Panel topic was "Students' View Black Power-- Is it Good or Bad?"
Scene from the Urban League Housing Conference, Multnomah Hotel in Portland, Oregon. Left to right at head table: John Holley; Kenneth Green; Russell Peyton. The housing survey team includes: Urban Leage President Mark Smith; Mark Talney and Mrs. John Catlin.