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Chaka Fattah Papers

Collection ID

Acc. 806

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Collection Summary

Title
Fattah, Chaka Papers

Dates
1986-1995      

Collection ID
Acc. 806

Creator
Fattah, Chaka, 1956-

Quantity
17 linear feet (20 boxes)        

Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Language
Materials in English          

Detailed Collection Information

Biographical Note

Senator Chaka Fattah was born on November 21, 1956 to Sister Falaka Fattah, the founder of an urban Boys Town in West Philadelphia. A product of the Philadelphia School system, he attended Durham Elementary, Shoemaker Junior High School, and Overbrook High School. Fattah pursued his undergraduate studies in Economics and Business Administration in the Wharton Community Education Program, sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania and the Community College of Philadelphia. He received his Master’s Degree in Government Administration from the University of Pennsylvania’s Fels School for State and Local Government.

Chaka Fattah gained his background in public policy serving as a Special Assistant to the Office of the Managing Director, as a Special Assistant to the Director in the Office of Housing and Community Development, Policy Assistant at the Greater Philadelphia Partnership, and Assistant Director of the House of Umoja.

In 1982, Chaka Fattah was elected to the State House. After serving three terms in the House, Fattah was elected to the State Senate in 1988 winning 90% of the vote. He was elected to Congress as the U.S. representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district in 1995.

Description of Collection

This collection contains correspondence; financial records; subject files on activities, organizations, and political subjects; election and legislative materials; brochures, newsletters, and pamphlets; audiovisual materials; and memorabilia.

Organization and Arrangement

This collection is arranged into eleven series:

Series 1:  Administration, 1988-1994
Series 2:  Correspondence, 1986-1995
Series 3:  Activities, 1984-1995
Series 4:  Subjects, 1988-1993
Series 5:  Organizations, 1985-1995
Series 6:  Publications, 1981-1995
Series 7:  Audiovisual, 1990
Series 8:  Memorabilia
Series 9:  Oversize Materials, 1986-1994
Series 10:  Photographs (housed in PC-49)
Series 11:  Miscellaneous, 1988-1994 (Portions restricted)

Series 1:  Administration, 1988-1994.  This series contains organizational charts, mission statements, personnel and financial records, notebooks, phone logs, biographical information and travel schedules for Chaka Fattah.

Series 2:  Correspondence, 1986-1995.  This series consists of correspondence to and from Chaka Fattah and other administrative staff members. Of particular note is correspondence pertaining to various legislative bills as well as numerous occasion cards and invitations.

Series 3:  Activities, 1984-1995.  Materials in this series document the various programs supported by the Chaka Fattah Organization, particularly the Auto Insurance Program and Child Development Initiative. This series also includes: election materials such as ward statistics, election results, voter registration and election campaign materials of Chaka Fattah and various other political leaders; Conferences such as the American Cities and the Graduate School Opportunities Conferences; Inventory projects; Legislative activities; and State budget information.

Series 4:  Subjects, 1988-1993.  This series contains materials on miscellaneous subjects such as abortion, census, criminal justice, education, housing, healthcare and the elderly. Files are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Series 5:  Organizations, 1985-1995.  This series consists of files kept by the organization on various public and private agencies. The files are arranged alphabetically by name.

Series 6:  Publications, 1981-1995.  Materials in this series include brochures, newsletters and pamphlets published by the Fattah Organization and other groups on a variety of subjects. This series also includes news clippings which document media coverage of Chaka Fattah’s political and social activities.

Series 7:  Audiovisual, 1990.  This series contains several unidentified computer disks and videocassettes from political campaigns of Chaka Fattah and other politicians.

Series 8:  Memorabilia, undated.  This series consists of campaign buttons, a Cheyney University school banner and nameplates.

Series 9:  Oversize Materials, 1986-1994.  Materials include oversize posters, election materials, and Pennsylvania resolutions.

Series 10:  Photographs.  Images include portraits and news and group shots of Chaka Fattah at various functions. The majority of photographs are unidentified. These materials are housed in the Miscellaneous Photographs Collection (PC-49).

Series 11:  Miscellaneous, 1988-1994 (Portions restricted).  This series contains one folder of miscellaneous items from 1988-1994, and one restricted file.

Patron Information

Research Access

Collection is open for research with some restrictions. Some materials in Series 11, Miscellaneous, are restricted. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Technical Access

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none e11st must pay for a use copy. Certain digital files may also be inaccessible. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Chaka Fattah Papers are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Chaka Fattah Papers, Acc. 806, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donated by Chaka Fattah in August 1995. 

Separated Material

Photographs have been separated to the Miscellaneous Photographs Collection (PC-49). 

Processing Information

Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in June 2015.        

Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

Personal/Family Names:
Fattah, Chaka, 1956-

Subjects:
African American legislators
African Americans -- Politics and government 
United States. Congress

Places:
(Philadelphia (Pa.)

Material Types:
Administrative records
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Financial records
Floppy disks
Manuscripts
Newsletters
Objects
Pamphlets
Photographs
Posters
Press releases
Publications
Speeches
Vertical files
VHS (TM)
Video recordings

Inventory

Series 1:  Administration, 1988-1994

This series contains organizational charts, mission statements, personnel and financial records, notebooks, phone logs, biographical information and travel schedules for Chaka Fattah.

1          1          The Fattah Organization. Organizational Charts/Mission Statements          Undated

1          2          The Fattah Organization. Biographical Information on Chaka Fattah          Undated

1          3          The Fattah Organization. Filing System          1991, Undated

1          4          The Fattah Organization. Financial Materials          1988-1994, Undated

1          5          The Fattah Organization. Legal Counsel- Susan Evans          1988-1990

1          6          The Fattah Organization. Legal Counsel-Susan Evans          1991

1          7          The Fattah Organization. Letterhead, Envelopes and Forms (Blank)          Undated

1          8          The Fattah Organization. Letterhead and Envelopes (Blank)          1992, Undated

1          9          The Fattah Organization. Notes and Notebooks-Miscellaneous          1992, Undated

1          10          The Fattah Organization. Notes and Notebooks-Miscellaneous          1993, Undated

1          11          The Fattah Organization. Notes and Notebooks-Miscellaneous          1988-1989, Undated

1          12          The Fattah Organization. Notes and Notebooks-Miscellaneous          1992, Undated

1          13          The Fattah Organization. Office Supplies          1991-1992, Undated

1          14          Personnel. Resumes          1990-1991, 1993, Undated

1          15          Personnel. Staff Meetings          1990-1993, Undated

1          16          Personnel. Staff Retreat          1991

1          17          Personnel. Miscellaneous          1991-1992, 1994, Undated

1          18          Personnel. Phone Logs          1988

2          1          Personnel. Phone Logs          1989

2          2          Personnel. Phone Logs          1990

2          3          Personnel. Phone Logs          1991

2          4          Personnel. Phone Logs          1991

2          5          Personnel. Phone Logs          1992

2          6          Personnel. Phone Logs          1993

2          7          Personnel. Phone Logs          1993

2          8          Personnel. Phone Logs          1993

2          9          Personnel. Phone Logs          1994

2          10          Personnel. Phone Logs          Undated

3          1          Personnel. Phone Logs          Undated

3          2          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests for Chaka Fattah          1988-1989

3          3          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1990

3          4          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1991

3          5          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1991

3          6          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1991

3          7          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1992

3          8          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1993

3          9          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          1994

3          10          Personnel. Schedule and Schedule Requests          Undated

Series 2:  Correspondence, 1986-1995

This series consists of correspondence to and from Chaka Fattah and other administrative staff members. Of particular note is correspondence pertaining to various legislative bills as well as numerous occasion cards and invitations.

4          1          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1987

4          2          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1988

4          3          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1989

4          4          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1990

4          5          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1991

4          6          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1992

4          7          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1993

4          8          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          1994

4          9          Correspondence from Chaka Fattah          Undated

4          10          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          1986

4          11          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          1988

4          12          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          January-June 1989

4          13          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          July-December 1989

4          14          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          January-April 1990

4          15          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          May-August 1990

4          16          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          September-December 1990

4          17          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          January-June 1991

4          18          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          July-December 1991

4          19          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          January-June 1992

4          20          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          July-December 1992

4          21          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          January-April 1993

4          22          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          May-August 1993

4          23          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          September-December 1993

4          24          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          1994

4          25          Correspondence to Chaka Fattah          Undated

5          1          Staff Correspondence. Grover, Illona          1990, 1994, Undated

5          2          Staff Correspondence. McArthur, Sandra          1988-1994, Undated

5          3          Staff Correspondence. Mobley-Stimpson, Cheryl          1990-1991, Undated

5          4          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1986

5          5          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1988

5          6          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1989

5          7          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1990

5          8          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1991

5          9          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1992

5          10          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1993

5          11          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          1994

5          12          Staff Correspondence. General Correspondence          Undated

5          13          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          1989-1992

5          14          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          1989-1992

5          15          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          1989-1992

5          16          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          1989-1992

5          17          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          January-June 1993

5          18          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          July-December 1993

5          19          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          1994-1995

5          20          Staff Correspondence. Faxes          Undated

5          21          Legislative Bills. HBl 980 and 791          1989

5          22          Legislative Bills. HB 121, Affordable Insurance          1989

5          23          Legislative Bills. HB 507, Fluoridation Act          1989

5          24          Legislative Bills. HB 696, Pigeon Hunting          1989

5          25          Legislative Bills. HB 1105, Medical Insurance Leave Act          1989

5          26          Legislative Bills. HB 1661, Family and Medical Leave Act          1989

5          27          Legislative Bills. HB 1924          1989

5          28          Legislative Bills. SB 927, Employment for Mental Retardation          1989

5          29          Legislative Bills. SB 253, Professional Practices          1989

5          30          Legislative Bills. SB 594, Merit Selection          1989

5          31          Legislative Bills. SB 819, Prevailing Wage          1989

5          32          Legislative Bills. SB 851, SB 340, Taxicabs/ Paratransit          1989

5          33          Legislative Bills. SB 916, Product Liability          1989

5          34          Legislative Bills. SB 1163-1167, HIV          1989

5          35          Legislative Bills. SB 1203, Initiative and Referendum          1989

5          36          Legislative Bills. SR 41, Constitutional Convention 1989

6          1          Invitations          1986, 1989, Undated

6          2          Invitations          1992

6          3          Invitations          1993

6          4          Invitations          1993

6          5          Invitations          1994

6          6          Invitations          1994

6          7          Occasion Cards          1991, 1994

6          8          Occasion Cards          Undated

Series 3:  Activities, 1984-1995

Materials in this series document the various programs supported by the Chaka Fattah Organization, particularly the Auto Insurance Program and Child Development Initiative. This series also includes: election materials such as ward statistics, election results, voter registration and election campaign materials of Chaka Fattah and various other political leaders; Conferences such as the American Cities and the Graduate School Opportunities Conferences; Inventory projects; Legislative activities; and State budget information.

7          1          Auto Insurance. British Columbia          1990-1991

7          2          Auto Insurance. Correspondence          1989-1992

7          3          Auto Insurance. Fact Sheet          Undated

7          4          Auto Insurance. Legislative Materials          1989-1990, 1992, Undated

7          5          Auto Insurance. Miscellaneous          1989-1990, Undated

7          6          Auto Insurance. Newsclippings          1988-1991

7          7          Auto Insurance. Proposal          1989

7          8          Auto Insurance. Proposal Feasibility Study          1989

7          9          Auto Insurance. Publications          1990-1991, Undated

7          10          Auto Insurance. Reports          1990-1991

7          11          Auto Insurance. Testimonies          1987, 1989

7          12          Auto Insurance. Awards 1990, 1993

7          13          Child Development Initiative. Correspondence          1990-1991, Undated

7          14          Child Development Initiative. Design Team Launch Meeting          1990

7          15          Child Development Initiative. Papers and Proposals          1991, Undated

7          16          Child Development Initiative. Papers and Proposals          1991, Undated

7          17          Child Development Initiative. Reports          1991

7          18          Child Development Initiative. Task Force          1990-1991, Undated

7          19          Conferences. American Cities Conference          February 5-7, 1992

7          20          Conferences. American Cities Conference          June 14-15, 1995

7          21          Conferences. American Cities Conference          Undated

8          1          Conferences. Graduate School Opportunities Conference          1989

8          2          Conferences. Graduate School Opportunities Conference          1990

8          3          Conferences. Graduate School Opportunities Conference          1991

8          4          Conferences. Graduate School Opportunities Conference          1992

8          5          Conferences. Graduate School Opportunities Conference          1993

8          6          Conferences. Miscellaneous Conferences          1992-1993

8          7          Conferences. CORE          1990-1992

8          8          Election Materials. Block Captain          1989-1991, Undated

8          9          Election Materials. Block Captain          1989-1991, Undated

8          10          Election Materials. Businesses in the 7th Senatorial District          1987, 1990, Undated

8          11          Election Materials. Candidates Petitions          1990

8          12          Election Materials. Campaign Volunteers          1988

8          13          Election Materials. Community Groups          1989-1992, Undated

8          14          Election Materials. Constituents Served in the Philadelphia Office          1986

8          15          Election Materials. District Maps          Undated

8          16          Election Materials. Elected Officials          Undated

8          17          Election Materials. Funding Supporters          1985

8          18          General Elections. Questionnaire          1986

8          19          General Elections. Street List          1989

8          20          General Elections. Street List          1990

8          21          General Elections. Street List          1992

8          22          General Elections. Street List          1992

8          23          General Elections. Goode Council          1991

8          24          General Elections. Major Passenger Stops in the 7th Senatorial District          Undated

8          25          General Elections. Name and Address Lists          Undated

8          26          General Elections. Name and Address Lists          Undated

9          1          General Elections. Name and Address Lists          Undated

9          2          General Elections. Name and Address Lists          Undated

9          3          General Elections. Nomination Paper          Undated

9          4          Other Politicians. Blackwell, Lucien          1988, 1991

9          5          Other Politicians. Blackwell, Lucien          1988, 1991

9          6          Other Politicians. Blackwell, Lucien          1988, 1991

9          7          Other Politicians. Blum, Jeff          1989-1990

9          8          Other Politicians. Blum, Jeff          1989-1990

9          9          Other Politicians. Castille, Ron          1985

9          10          Other Politicians. Hoeffel, Joe          1986

9          11          Other Politicians. Gnatt, Harvey          1990

9          12          Other Politicians. Goode, Wilson          1987

9          13          Other Politicians. Rendell, Edward          1981

9          14          Other Politicians. White, James S.          1991

9          15          Other Politicians. Pennsylvania Registered Lobbyist          1990

9          16          Other Politicians. Political Acton Committee List          1990

9          17          Primaries. Democratic Petitions (Blank)          1991, 1980, 1984

10          1          Primaries. Election Results          1988

10          2          Primaries. Election Results          1988

10          3          Primaries. Election Results          1990

10          4          Primaries. Senate Nomination Petition          1992

10          5          Primaries. Street List          1990

10          6          Primaries. Ward Executive Committee          1990

10          7          Primaries. Ward Executive Committee          1990

10          8          Primaries. Ward Executive Committee          1990

10          9          Primaries. Ward Executive Committee          1990

10          10          Primaries. Statistics by Ward          Undated

10          11          Primaries. Volunteers          1989-1990, Undated

10          12          Primaries. Absentee Ballots          1990

10          13          Primaries. Absentee Ballots          1990

10          14          Primaries. Absentee Ballots          1990

10          15          Primaries. Absentee Ballots          1991

10          16          Primaries. Polling Places          1993

10          17          Primaries. Purged Voters          1990

10          18          Primaries. Statistics          1987, 1989

10          19          Primaries. Statistics          1991

10          20          Primaries. Statistics          Undated

10          21          Primaries. Ward Division Information Sheets          Undated

10          22          Primaries. Zip codes          Undated

10          23          Primaries. Miscellaneous          1989-1991, 1993, Undated

11          1          Event Tickets          1993

11          2          Grant- Pennsylvania Council on the Arts          1990-1994

11          3          Health Access Working Group          1988

11          4          Inventory Project. Apartments          1988

11          5          Inventory Project. Block Captains (Blank Forms)          1988

11          6          Inventory Project. Block Captains          1988-1989

11          7          Inventory Project. Businesses          1988

11          8          Inventory Project. Community Organizations          1988

11          9          Inventory Project. Cover Page          1988

11          10          Inventory Project. Educational Institutions (Blank Forms)          1988

11          11          Inventory Project. Government Facilities          1988

11          12          Inventory Project. Health Institutions          1988

11          13          Inventory Project. Inventory Form Drafts          1988

11          14          Inventory Project. Public Housing Facilities (Blank Forms)          1988

11          15          Inventory Project. Religious Institutions (Blank Forms)          1988

11          16          Legislation. House Bills          1985, 1988-1991

11          17          Legislation. Legislative Acts          1989-1991, 1993, Undated

11          18          Legislation. Legislative Time Line          1994

11          19          Legislation. Senate Bills          1989-1994

11          20          Legislation. Session Notes          1989, 1993

11          21          Legislation. Status of Bills Sponsored by Senator Chaka Fattah          1990-1991

11          22          Legislation. Meetings, Miscellaneous          1990-1991, Undated

11          23          Legislation. Men Making a Difference Celebration          1995

11          24          Legislation. Outcome Based Education          1992

11          25          Legislation. Outcome Based Education          1992

11          26          Legislation. Papers, Miscellaneous          1989-1990, Undated

11          27          Legislation. Petitions          Undated

11          28          Proposals. Philadelphia Housing Association (PHA)          1990

11          29          Proposals. Miscellaneous          1989-1992, Undated

11          30          Proposals. Questionnaires/Surveys          Undated

12          1          Rainy Day Fund Lobby Day          1989

12          2          Reports, Miscellaneous          1990, Undated

12          3          Senate Nominations          1991

12          4          Sinking Homes in Wynnefield          1989

12          5          Speeches by Chaka Fattah          1990-1991, Undated

12          6          Speeches, Miscellaneous Individuals          1989

12          7          State Budget          1989-1990

12          8          State Budget          1991-1992

12          9          State Budget          1991-1992

12          10          State Budget          1992-1993

12          11          State Budget          1993-1994

12          12          Testimonies          1990

12          13          Town Meeting          1991

12          14          Townwatch          1991

12          15          Victims of Crime Act Program          1991

12          16          Workshop, High School Workshops          1990

12          17          Activities, Miscellaneous          1990, Undated

Series 4:  Subjects, 1988-1993

This series contains materials on miscellaneous subjects such as abortion, census, criminal justice, education, housing, healthcare and the elderly. Files are arranged alphabetically by subject.

12          18          Abortions          1989

12          19          Aids          1989, Undated

12          20          Black Lawyers          Undated

12          21          Camp Hill Prison          1989, Undated

12          22          Census          1990

12          23          Census          1990

12          24          Census          1991

12          25          Criminal Justice          1989

12          26          Daycare          1988-1989, 1991

12          27          Ed Ryder          1990-1991, Undated

12          28          Education          1989-1992, Undated

12          29          Elderly African Americans          1989, Undated

12          30          Enterprise Zones          1990, Undated

12          31          Healthcare          1988-1992

12          32          Healthpass          Undated

13          1          Homelessness 1989, 1991, Undated

13          2          Housing. Correspondence          1989-1991, Undated

13          3          Housing. Proposals and Reports          1990-1991, Undated

13          4          Housing. Miscellaneous          1989-1991, 1993, Undated

13          5          Labor Unions          1989-1990, Undated

13          6          Motor Vehicle Procurement Act          1989

13          7          Nambia          1988

13          8          Prisons          Undated

13          9          Reapportionment          1990-1991

13          10          Southeast Delco School District          1989-1992

13          11          Weatherization and Energy Conservation          1989

Series 5:  Organizations, 1985-1995

This series consists of files kept by the organization on various public and private agencies. The files are arranged alphabetically by name.

13          12          Action Alliance of Senior Citizens of Greater Philadelphia          1991, Undated

13          13          African American Images          Undated

13          14          African American Young Men’s Society          1989, 1990, Undated

13          15          The Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum          1993

13          16          Aids Law Project of Pennsylvania          1990

13          17          The Allegheny West Foundation          1991

13          18          The Alliance for a Better Philadelphia          1991

13          19          The American Law Institute          Undated

13          20          The American Society for Testing and Materials          1990

13          21          Archdiocese of Philadelphia-Office of Public Affairs          1991

13          22          Bebashi          1989, 1991

13          23          Belmont Improvement Association, Inc.          1991

13          24          Ben Franklin Technology Center of Southeastern Pennsylvania          1989-1991

13          25          Children's Coalition of Greater Philadelphia          1989

13          26          Christmas in April          1990-1993

13          27          Committee for Pan-Afrikanist Development          Undated

13          28          Community College of Pennsylvania          1992-1993

13          29          Cornerstone Christian Fellowship          1991

13          30          Crime Prevention Association          1990

13          31          Delaware Valley Housing Coalition          Undated

13          32          Democratic Executive Committee of Philadelphia          Undated

13          33          Dignity Housing          1991

13          34          DT Watson Rehabilitation Services          1989

13          35          Education for Parenting          1989-1990

13          36          Family Planning Association of Pennsylvania          1989

13          37          Family Support Services, Inc.          Undated

13          38          The Free Library of Philadelphia          1990, Undated

13          39          Harrie Exchange          1995

13          40          International Visitors Council of Philadelphia          1992

13          41          Lincoln University Urban Center          1990

13          42          Lutheran Social Mission Society's Haverford Community Center          Undated

13          43          Midwest Academy          Undated

13          44          Mount Olivet Tabernacle Church          1986-1988, Undated

13          45          National Black Caucus of State Legislators          1991

13          46          National Caucus and Center of Black Aged, Inc. 1991

13          47          National Collegiate Black Caucus          1987, 1988

13          48          National Committee for Independent Political Action          1989

13          49          National Conference of State Legislators          1990

13          50          National Council of Public Auditors          1993

13          51          New Jersey. Department of Human Services          Undated

13          52          Penn State          Undated

13          53          Pennsylvania Association of Non-Profit Homes for the Aged          1989

13          54          Pennsylvania Council of Vocational Education          1989

13          55          Pennsylvania Gas Association          1990-1991

14          1          Pennsylvania Pro-Musica          1991-1992

14          2          Pennsylvania Public Interest Coalition          1985-1986, 1989

14          3          Pennsylvania Society Reception          1990

14          4          Pennsylvania State Data Center          1989

14          5          Pennsylvania State Education Association          1989

14          6          Philadelphia Alliance of Mental Health and Mental Retardation Agencies          1992-1993, Undated

14          7          Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network          1988-1989

14          8          Philadelphia Boosters Association          1990

14          9          Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic          1990

14          10          Philadelphia Clearinghouse          1989-1990

14          11          Philadelphia's Children’s Network          1990-1991

14          12          Philadelphia Convention and Visitor's Bureau          1993, Undated

14          13          Philadelphia Electric Company          1988, Undated

14          14          Philadelphia Housing Development Corporation          1989

14          15          Primary Housecare Management          Undated

14          16          Private Industry Council of Philadelphia          1990-1991

14          17          Progressive Architecture          1991

14          18          Rhode Island’s "Children Crusade          1989

14          19          Safe Working Environments for Public Employees          1990

14          20          SEPTA          1989-1990

14          21          SEPTA          1989-1990

14          22          Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Red Cross          Undated

14          23          Spruce Hill Community Association          1994

14          24          Sulzberger Personal Examination Center          1991

14          25          Synterra LTD          1993

14          26          Temple University          1988-1991, 1993, Undated

14          27          Timberlake Camp Charities          1991

14          28          Townpride Works, Inc.          1989

14          29          United Bank of Philadelphia          1990

14          30          University City New School          1991

14          31          University of Pittsburgh          1991

14          32          WCAU          1990

14          33          West Philadelphia Center for Community Education and Economic Development          1990

14          34          West Philadelphia Coalition of Neighborhoods and Businesses          1988-1991

14          35          West Philadelphia Community Center          1989, Undated

14          36          West Philadelphia Economic Development Corporation          1988-1989

14          37          West Philadelphia Improvement Corps          1990-1991

14          38          West Philadelphia Partnership          1989, 1992

14          39          Wharton Small Business Development Center          1989

14          40          William Monroe Trotter Institute          1990

14          41          Wissahickon Boys and Girls Club          1989, Undated

14          42          The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology          1989-1990

14          43          Wister Neighborhood Council          1991

14          44          Women in Transition          Undated

14          45          YMCA of Philadelphia and Philadelphia Vicinity          1993

14          46          Youth Athletic Association of Wynnefield          1991, Undated

14          47          Miscellaneous Organizations A-Z          Undated

Series 6:  Publications, 1981-1995

Materials in this series include brochures, newsletters and pamphlets published by the Fattah Organization and other groups on a variety of subjects. This series also includes news clippings which document media coverage of Chaka Fattah’s political and social activities.

15          1          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "The Duality of the American Urban Cities"          1990

15          2          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "Fattah: A Record of Achievement"          Undated

15          3          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "Fattah For Congress"          1991

15          4          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "Forum on Drug Treatment Options"          Undated

15          5          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "From Unemployment to Work"          Undated

15          6          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "News From Chaka Fattah"          Undated

15          7          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "A Profile of Performance"          1987

15          8          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "State Senator Reports"          Undated

15          9          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "Treatment and Recovery Resource Directory"          Undated

15          10          Publications-Chaka Fattah. "Working for Future"          1990-1992

15          11          Publications-Chaka Fattah. Flyers and Brochures, Miscellaneous          Undated

15          12          Publications-Other. Annual Reports-Philadelphia. City Commissioners Office 1981-1983

15          13          Publications-Other. Annual Reports-Philadelphia. City Commissioners Office          1984-1985

15          14          Publications-Other. Annual Reports-Philadelphia. City Commissioners Office          1987-1988

15          15          Publications-Other. Annual Reports-Philadelphia. City Commissioners Office          1989

15          16          Publications-Other. Annual Reports-Miscellaneous          Undated

15          17          Publications-Other. Brochures          1987-1994

15          18          Publications-Other. Calendars          1995

15          19          Publications-Other. Flyers          1988-1994, Undated

15          20          Publications-Other. Journal Articles          1982-1992

16          1          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1987

16          1a          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1989

16          1b          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1990

16          2          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1991

16          3          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1991

16          4          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          1992

16          5          Publications-Newsclippings. Chaka Fattah          Undated

16          6          Publications-Newsclippings. General          1980-1989

16          7          Publications-Newsclippings. General          1990

16          8          Publications-Newsclippings. General          1991

16          9          Publications-Newsclippings. General          1992-1993

16          10          Publications-Newsclippings. General          Undated

16          11          Publications-Newsclippings. General (extra copies)          1990

16          12          Publications-Newsclippings. Publications-Newsletters          1988-1990

16          13          Publications-Miscellaneous. Children          1987, 1989-1991, Undated

16          14          Publications-Miscellaneous. Children          1987, 1989-1991, Undated

16          15          Publications-Miscellaneous. Conferences          1990

16          16          Publications-Miscellaneous. Education          1983-1988, 1990,1992-1993, Undated

16          17          Publications-Miscellaneous. Families          1998-1989, 1991

16          18          Publications-Miscellaneous. Families          1998-1989, 1991

16          19          Publications-Miscellaneous. Hispanics          1989-1991

16          20          Publications-Miscellaneous. Housing          1984, 1988-1992

16          21          Publications-Miscellaneous. Housing          1984, 1988-1992

16          22          Publications-Miscellaneous. Pennsylvania. State Government Committee          Undated

16          23          Publications-Miscellaneous. Pennsylvania. Miscellaneous          1986, 1989-1992

16          24          Publications-Miscellaneous. Philadelphia. School District of Philadelphia          1987-1989

17          1          Philadelphia. Miscellaneous          1987, 1989-1991

17          2          Publications-Miscellaneous.

17          3          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          4          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          5          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          6          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          7          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          8          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          9          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

17          10          Publications-Miscellaneous. General          1987-1994, Undated

Series 7:  Audiovisual, 1990

This series contains several unidentified computer disks and videocassettes from political campaigns of Chaka Fattah and other politicians.

18                    26 Unidentified 3.5 Inch Disks          Undated

18                    4 Unidentified 5.25 Inch Disks          Undated

18                    Video Cassettes. Fattah for Congress          Undated

18                    Video Cassettes. Education for Job Fair Senator Fattah          Undated

18                    Video Cassettes. Congressman Bill Gray-Seminars          February 16, 1990

Series 8:  Memorabilia

This series consists of campaign buttons, a Cheyney University school banner and nameplates.

18                    Buttons. Fox District Attorney          Undated

18                    Buttons. Fattah for Congress Now          Undated

18                    Buttons. Cheyney University Banner          Undated

18                    Name Plates. David Bectel          Undated

18                    Name Plates. Claudia Pharis          Undated

Series 9:  Oversize Materials, 1986-1994

Materials include oversize posters, election materials, and Pennsylvania resolutions.

19          1          Resolutions-State Senate of Pennsylvania, "Wilberforce University Week"          1994

19          2          Resolutions-State Senate of Pennsylvania, "Wilberforce University Week"          1994

19          3          Resolutions-State Senate of Pennsylvania, "Wilberforce University Week"          1994

19          4          Resolutions-State Senate of Pennsylvania, "Wilberforce University Week"          1994

19          5          Ward Maps          Undated

19          6          Ward Maps          Undated

19          7          Ward Maps          Undated

19          8          Ward Maps          Undated

19          9          Ward Maps          Undated

19          10          Election Results          1986, 1988

19          11          Poster for "Banking and Finance Information Forum"          Undated

Series 10:  Photographs, undated

Images include portraits and news and group shots of Chaka Fattah at various functions. The majority of photographs are unidentified. These materials are housed in the Miscellaneous Photographs Collection (PC-49).

Series 11:  Miscellaneous, 1988-1994 (Portions restricted)

This series contains one folder of miscellaneous items from 1988-1994, and one restricted file.

20          1          Miscellaneous Materials          1988-1994

20          2          Cite Business School Incident (Restricted)          1993