Finding aid for the Henry Lee Moon Family Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Moon, Henry Lee Family
Title: Henry Lee Moon Family Papers
Dates: 1910-1964
Extent: 0.60 linear feet (2 containers)
Abstract: Henry Lee Moon was public relations director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) at its New York headquarters (1948-1960). Mollie Lewis Moon, his wife, was a social worker, public relations executive, founder and chairman of the National Urban League Guild (1942-1962), and trustee and secretary of the National Urban League (1955-1962). Roddy K. Moon (1868-1952) was an organizer of the Cleveland chapter of the NAACP. The collection consists of newspaper and magazine articles, photographs, book reviews, speeches, press releases and reports relating to Henry and Mollie Lewis Moon, and letters, photographs, accounts, receipts, anniversary cards, garden club programs, and clippings relating to the gardening interests of Mr. and Mrs. Roddy K. Moon and to other members of the Moon family.
MS Number MS 3628
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English