720 XTF Search Results (subject=Dixon, Ardelia Bradley, 1916-1991;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default;f1-subject=Cleveland Public Library),%20Ardelia%20Bradley,%201916-1991;subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dadvanced;brand%3Ddefault;f1-subject%3DCleveland%20Public%20Library Results for your query: subject=Dixon, Ardelia Bradley, 1916-1991;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default;f1-subject=Cleveland Public Library Tue, 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 GMT Ardelia Bradley Dixon Papers. Dixon, Ardelia Bradley Ardelia Bradley Dixon (1916-1991) was a lifelong African American rights activist and philanthropist in Cleveland, Ohio. Dixon served as secretary at the Antioch Baptist Church, Central High School, and John Hay High School. She served on the boards and committees of the Cleveland Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Cleveland Public Library. In 1963, Dixon took part in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom for Colored People led by Martin Luther King, Jr., and was passionate about the issues of desegregation in schools and racial violence. She volunteered at the Interchurch Council of Greater Cleveland, the National Council of Churches, Fairhill Mental Health Center, and the Phillis Wheatley Center. The collection includes booklets, brochures, cards, church programs, correspondence, funeral booklets, hymns, letters, letters to the editor of the Plain Dealer, magazine and newspaper clippings, notes, pamphlets, photographs and negatives, postcard... Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT