182Feb 15, 2005
Shirley Chisholm Memorial Service
Members paid tribute to the life and career of civil rights activist and first black U.S. representative, Shirley Chisholm. They talked about her impact on policy making, humanitarian issues, ...
21Jul 30, 1993
Civil rights activist and U.S. ambassador-designate to Jamaica Shirley Chisholm spoke to a meeting of black women on her agenda for U.S. foreign policy concerning countries in the Caribbean. In ...
326Feb 28, 1993
Life and Career of Shirley Chisholm
Former Congresswoman Chisholm talked about her career as a politician,
a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and a fighter for civil
rights. She was a candidate for the ...
8Jun 19, 1992
20th Annual Victory Luncheon
Shirley Chisholm, the first woman to seek the Democratic nomination for president in 1972, addressed the 20th annual victory luncheon of the United Black Fund in Washington, DC. Several ...
9Nov 15, 1991
Living Legacy Award
The Living Legacy Award is given to black senior citizens who have made special contributions to the country and to humanity. The Keynote address at the award was delivered by ...
237Jul 11, 1991
National Women's Political Caucus Gala Party
The National Women’s Political Caucus marked its twentieth anniversary in Washington with a celebration of the twenty years of history travelled by the organization and its members. The ...
23Aug 19, 1990
Summit of Black Organizations
Mr. Jackson discussed the challenges facing blacks, especially in poor neighborhoods. He referred to the dispute involving Nike athletic shoes. Ms. Chisholm challenged blacks to ...
151Jul 20, 1988
Roll Call of State Votes & Closing
7Jun 25, 1988
N.O.W. Conference Plenary Session
33Nov 23, 1987
Women in Politics
Former Congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm, spoke to the Center for the American Woman in San Diego. Representative Chisholm spoke about her life in politics, the role of women in politics, and the ...
18Aug 7, 1985