Finding aid for the Henry Lee Moon Family Photographs, Series II

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Moon, Henry Lee Family
Title: Henry Lee Moon Family Photographs, Series II
Dates: 1860-1980
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
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 was an organizer of the Cleveland, Ohio, chapter of the NAACP. The collection consists of individual and group portraits of Henry Lee Moon, his wife Mollie Lewis Moon, other Moon family members, friends, and associates. Views of the Urban League Guild Beaux Arts Ball, including photographs of Henry Lee and Mollie Moon with Josephine Baker, and of the 40th anniversary celebration of Mollie and Henry Lee Moon, are contained in this collection. Vacation photographs of the Moon family are also included.
PG Number PG 509
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English