Legislation

Legislation

Arthur P. Endres served as counsel for the House Judicatory Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and International Law from 1973-1989. The collection consists of documents Endres created or used during his tenure (1973-1989) as counsel for the United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and International Law.

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VICTOR L. ANFUSO PAPERS, 1928-1961
Victor L. Anfuso (1905-1961) served as an attorney in Brooklyn, New York, as a Congressman, and as a New York State Supreme Court Justice. This collection of papers dating from 1928-1966 document Mr. Anfuso’s social and political activities and contains speeches, photographs, materials from the Congressional Record, personal documents, remarks and bills introduced and materials generated from his work on the Post Office Commission, Civil Service Commission, and the Committee on Science and Astronautics.

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WAR RELIEF SERVICES-NATIONAL CATHOLIC WELFARE CONFERENCE RECORDS, 1944-1971
This material focuses on refugee assistance in the form of relief and resettlement in war-torn areas. Many materials, especially pamphlets and reports, originated from other organizations but were collected over the course of the organization’s activities. The pamphlets Guide to War Relief Services-National Catholic Welfare Conference Records, published by a number of institutions, includes topics ranging from immigration legislation, refugees, resettlement of displaced persons, and Americanization.

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AMERICAN COMMITTEE ON ITALIAN MIGRATION RECORDS, 1952-1973
The collection documents the work of the American Committee on Italian Migration (ACIM) to lend financial backing and grassroots support to the national program; annual fundraising benefits; national conventions and Symposia; copies and preparatory materials for their bulletin, “the Dispatch;” files of staff members; documents pertaining to the verification of a Sponsor’s assurance on behalf of a prospective refugees; public relations and publicity materials; fundraising by ACIM’s women’s division.

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