Items per page:
Sort by:
  • Collection (this link takes you to the collection's overview and its finding aid, if available)
    Berl I. Bernhard Personal Papers
    1958-1972

    Lawyer, government official. General Attorney, Staff Director, Executive Staff Director, Commission on Civil Rights (1958-63); campaign aide to Senator Edmund S. Muskie (1971-72). Memorandums, correspondence, and speech files relating to his government and political work, to the Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, to the District of Col...

  • oral_w_trans
    Berl I. Bernhard Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 6/17/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection17 June 1968

    Bernhard discusses the often contentious relations between the Commission on Civil Rights, John F. Kennedy’s White House, and the Justice Department, especially after a report and recommendations that the Commission made about Mississippi, among other issues.

  • oral_w_trans
    Berl I. Bernhard Oral History Interivew - JFK #2, 7/23/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection23 July 1968

    Bernhard discusses committees on equal employment, discrimination in housing, and the discrimination in the military, as well as his relations with the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Federal Bureau of Investigation's attempts to discredit King.

  • oral_w_trans
    Prince Leopold Frederik Bernhard Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 3/3/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection3 March 1964

    Bernhard discusses his impressions of John F. Kennedy’s personality and importance in the world, among other issues.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Bernhard, Berl I., 17 November 1961-18 February 1962
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Staff Files of Harris Wofford17 November 1961-18 February 1962
  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR6908-A. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
    White House Photographs22 November 1961

    President John F. Kennedy meets with members of the United States Commission on Civil Rights in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. Seated (L-R): John A. Hannah, Chairman; Erwin N. Griswold; Berl I. Bernhard; and President Kennedy (in rocking chair). Photographers in background.

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR6908-B. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
    White House Photographs22 November 1961

    President John F. Kennedy meets with members of the United States Commission on Civil Rights in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. Seated (L-R): Harris Wofford, Special Assistant to the President for Civil Rights; Spottswood Robinson, III; Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh; Robert G. Storey, Vice Chairman (partially hidden); Robert S. Ranki...

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR6908-C. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
    White House Photographs22 November 1961

    President John F. Kennedy meets with members of the United States Commission on Civil Rights in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. Seated, facing away from the camera (L-R): Berl I. Bernhard; Erwin N. Griswold; and John A. Hannah, Chairman. Seated, facing the camera (L-R): President Kennedy (in rocking chair); Harris Wofford, Special As...

  • Digitized Sound Recording
    Voice of America Broadcast of Ceremonies Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, Great Hall of the National Archives, 4 January 1963
    United States Information Agency Audio Recordings Collection4 January 1963

    Sound recording of a Voice of America (VOA) radio broadcast on January 4, 1963, covering ceremonies to commemorate the 100th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. The ceremonies are held in the Great Hall, National Archives, Washington, D.C., and also serve to introduce a new exhibit about the Emancipation Proclamati...

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR7713-A. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Members of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
    White House Photographs12 February 1963

    President John F. Kennedy (center) holds a bound volume of the United States Commission on Civil Rights' report, "Freedom to the Free," presented to him and autographed by officers and members of the Commission, during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C. Left to right: Robert S. Rankin, Chairman of the Political Scien...

Items per page:

Search powered by Oracle Endeca ®.

Online Search Tips