Nathan Berkham is speaking at the Urban League of Portland's Housing Conference held at the Multnomah Hotel. Shown in the audience is: Mrs. Della Williams; Mrs. Pollyanna Reed; Belton Hamilton; C. Don Vann; William Long; Mark Smith; Mabel Redman.
Ruben Lindley is shown standing during a meeting of the Urban League as they organize a team of solicitors for the United Fund Campaign. Shown are: John Holley; E. Shelly Hill; Minnie Bell Johnson; Johnnie Molly.
Seated in front row: O. B. Williams; Tom McCall; R. P. Gantenbein, Carl Rowan, Annual Meeting Speaker; Bea Dusenbery; Nathan Berkham. Standing on right: Mark Smith; on left President of Junior Chamber of Commerce, Walter Treece. Seated in 2nd row: Robert Fitsch; Francis Kerns; Polly Minamoto Hamilton; George Jordan. Nate Proby is shown in back.
At the 1963 Annual Meeting, Whitney Young, NUL Executive Director, was the keynote speaker. The event was held at the University of Portland. Head Table, left to right: Catherine Melley, Father James Norton, Richard Neal, Whitney Young, Mrs. Sidney Lathrop, Sidney Lathrop (party hidden), and lower table, left to right: Russ Peyton, Father Divid Fosselman, Helloise Hill, E. Shelton Hill, Walt Holman, Tom Vickers (hidden), Dorothy Vickers and Rev. Othal Lakey.
Father David H. Fosselman of University of Portland speaks at a Job Opportunity Clinic sponsored by the Urban League of Portland and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, held at St. Philips Church. Sadie Grimmett was the Delta President and E. Shelton Hill was the Urban League director of industrial relations.
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.
1963 Annual Meeting was held at the University of Portland. Whitney Young, National Urban League Executive Director, was keynote speaker. Head table, left to right: Whitney Young, Dr. DeNorval Unthank, Mrs. Unthank, O. Winston Taggart, Mrs. Sidney Lathrop, Sidney Lathrop
A group was gathered to critique a televised Urban League program at KPTV called "A Salute to the Press and Radio." Shown far left front row: Mrs. Mary Duncan, Mrs. Robena Martin. Second row far left: Ruth Holley (Mrs. John) and E. Shelton Hill
The panel of speakers for the 15th Annual Meeting of the Urban League of Portland, held at the University of Portland are: left to right: Seymour Kaplan; Dwight Zook; Lewis Watts; David Robinson; Mrs. Eloise Kloke and Henry Talbert, moderator.
Panel group at Housing Conference, Urban League of Portland, Multnomah Hotel. Left to right: Guy Arrington, F.H.A. director; Ragnor Johnson, Oregon Real Estate Commissioner; Harold Holmes, chariman of panel; Capt. Eugene Ferguson, police dept.; Anthony DuBay, chairman, Housing Authority of Portland.
Oregon-Washington Conference on Race Relations was held between staff members of the Urban Leagues of Portland and Seattle, members of the Civil Rights Division of Oregon and the Washington State Board Against Discrimination. Shown in photo: Russ Peyton; Mark Smith; Shelly Hill; John Holley; Bill Boone; Edwin Pratt; Lew Watts.
Tom McCall, radio commentator, gives closing address at the Urban League's Housing Conference on Housing Needs and Minorities. The conference was held at the Multnomah Hotel. H.J. Belton Hamilton Jr., left, chaired the final session.
Photo shows the Urban League monthly meeting, held at St. Philip's Parish Hall. George Dysart, attorney, discusses developments in civil rights educational campaign to prevent referendum on the Senate Bill 169. Shown in the audience is Ann Mohler, Polly Anna Reed, Shelly Hill, Myrtle Carr and Wilson Walker.
Urban League of Portland President E. Shelton Hill (seated 2nd from left) discusses school issues with Superintendent of Portland Public Schools Melvin Barnes (left end, sitting), Mayor Terry Shrunk (back to camera) and others.
The conference was held at the Multnomah Hotel in Portland, Oregon. Shown at the head table are: Herman Plumm; John Holley; and Mark Smith. Seated below dias: James Brooks; Virginia Davis; Dorothy Vickers and Thomas Vickers.
The Job Opportunity Clinic was sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta sorority and the Urban League of Portland at St. Philip's Church. At the table are E. Shelton Hill, ULP board member Sadie Grimmett and H. Fosselman.