The George Raymond Papers were donated to the Widener University Archives by the George Raymond Family. George Raymond was President of the Chester Branch of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) for nearly 25 years, from the 1940s to the 1960s.
This box includes:
Various Newspaper Clippings, including the following topics:
Race relations, 1948; Protests at Douglas Junior High School; Chester Employment; Chester Father-Son Banquet where Raymond was the speaker; Among Our Colored Citizens—Social Events of the Black Community; Boys Club and YMCA; George Raymond; Chester NAACP; Delaware County housing; National NAACP; Miscellaneous.