720 XTF Search Results (subject=Future Outlook League;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default);subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dadvanced;brand%3Ddefault Results for your query: subject=Future Outlook League;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT The future is yours: the history of the future Outlook League, 1935-1946. Loeb, Charles Harold, 1905- Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT The Future Outlook League of Cleveland: a Negro protest organization. Zinz, Kenneth M. Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Future Outlook League Records. Future Outlook League The Future Outlook League was a Cleveland, Ohio, civil rights organization founded in 1935 by John Oliver Holly to promote employment, mobility, and equality for black youth and young adults in the Central area. Holly, the League's first president, was a political office holder in the area. The idea for the League grew out of dissatisfaction with the achievements of existing Negro organizations concerning employment. The organization appealed to both unskilled and semi-skilled Afro-Americans and was one of the first black organizations in the late 1930s to use picketing and economic boycotts to secure employment for Negroes. Supported primarily by weekly fees assessed to those who obtained jobs through the League, the organization integrated staffs of banks, stores, utilities, and industry. Integration of area neighborhoods was also a concern. The collection consists of minutes, financial materials, subject files, scrapbooks, and membership cards. The collection pertains largely to the establishment of the... Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT