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    • Letter to Mayor Albert Smith from Elmer B. Lazar of Chicago

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; Letters; World War, 1939-1945; ; Nazis; World War...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith from Mr. Lazar suggests that because of World War II and everything that the Nazis did, there is no infringement on their rights to Freedom of Speech if Village prevents them from marching.
    • Mayor Albert J. Smith Photograph, 1986

    • Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of Mayor Albert J. Smith, the 14th mayor of Skokie, in his office in Skokie, Illinois in 1986. Mayor Al Smith is considered by many to be the father of modern Skokie. He served six consecutive terms from 1965 to 1988. While he gained...
    • Mayor Albert J. Smith Portrait, 1965

    • Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of Albert J. Smith, fourteenth mayor of Skokie, Illinois in 1965. Mayor Al Smith is considered by many to be the father of modern Skokie. He served six consecutive terms from 1965 to 1988. While he gained national prominence in 1977...
    • Letter to Mayor Albert J. Smith

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Associations, institutions, etc.; Holocaust survivors;
    • This letter to Mayor Smith from Abram Swajger, President of Sheerit Hapleitah of Metropolitan Chicago, Holocaust Memorial Committee is a thank you for his speech at the Holocaust Memorial groundbreaking and for the Villages efforts to create the...
    • Letter from Mayor Albert Smith to Eloise Doty of California

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; ; Nazis; ; Doty, Elosie; Smith,...
    • This letter from Mayor Smith to Eloise Doty of Lancaster, California is in response to a letter she sent. In this letter, Mayor Smith suggests that the Village is taking legal action against the National Socialist (Nazi) Party and encourages Ms....
    • Note from NBC to Mayor Albert J. Smith and Attached Editorial

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; Courts of last resort -- United States; National Socialist Party of America -- Press Coverage; ; Nazis; Courts; ; Decker,...
    • The note to Mayor Smith is in regards to setting up a taping on NBC news on March 7, 1978. The note contains handwritten notes about the location, about changing the dates and about cancelling. The attached editiorial which aired on February 25,...
    • Mailgram to Mayor Smith and the Village of Skokie

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Letters; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; ; Nazis; ; Belink, Norman; Smolover, Raymond; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ; American...
    • This Mailgram to Mayor Smith and the Village of Skokie is from the American Conference of Cantors, who express their support of the protest against the proposed march by the National Socialist (Nazi) Party.
    • Mailgram to Mayor Smith from Mrs. Rachel Dee of Bronx, NY

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; Parades; ; Nazis; Permits; ; Dee,...
    • This Mailgram to Mayor Smith is from Mrs. Rachel H. Dee of Bronx, NY. In the mailgram, she urges that the National Socialist (Nazi) Party's parade permit be revoked.
    • Letter to Mayor Smith from James McCullough of Buffalo, NY

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; Freedom of speech -- Illinois --...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith is from James McCullough of Buffalo, NY. In the letter, Mr. McCullough suggests that the Village should revoke the National Socialist (Nazi) Party's permit and says that it is not a First Amendment issue.
    • Statement from Mayor Albert J. Smith

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Police; Schools; ; Nazis; ; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; Burns, Mike; ;
    • This statement from Mayor Albert J. Smith addresses several issues regarding the precautionary measures for the proposed National Socialist (Nazi) Party march, including: police activities; assistance of surrounding community police forces,...
    • Statement from Mayor Albert Smith

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; Illinois...
    • Mayor Albert J. Smith's statement regarding the Illinois Supreme Court's ruling allowing the National Socialist (Nazi) party to demonstrate in Skokie. The statement is as follows, "I understand from the media that the Illinois Supreme Court has...
    • Statement from Mayor Smith

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; ; Nazis ; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; Collin, Frank; ; Chicago Park District; ;
    • This statement from Mayor Smith has the following handwritten note " didn't need". In the statement, the Mayor discusses the efforts and man hours put in by the Village, surrounding communities and the State to prepare for the possible march; the...
    • Statement by Mayor Albert Smith

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; ; Nazis; ; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ;
    • The statement by Mayor Albert J. Smith was a reaction to National Socialist (Nazi) Party cancelling their planned march in Skokie and an expression of " the gratitude of every Skokie resident for the magnificent outpouring of support we received...
    • Letter to Mayor Smith from Mimi Jaffe of Chicago

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials,...
    • This letter to Mayor Smith is from Mimi Jaffe of Chicago. In the letter Ms. Jaffe suggests that a civil suit should be brought against both the Nazi Party and the ACLU by the citizens of Skokie.
    • Mayor's Report Regarding the Village of Skokie vs. Collin - Nazi March

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Freedom of speech -- Illinois -- Skokie; Holocaust survivors; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; ; Nazis; Diversity; ; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ;
    • This report from Mayor Albert J. Smith addresses the proposed march by the National Socialist (Nazi) Party; the interpretation of the First Amendment; the percentage of holocaust survivors in Skokie; the cultural diversity of Skokie; the wearing of...
    • Memo to Mayor Smith and the Village Manager regarding a phone call

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; Public meetings; American Civil Liberties Union; Synagogues -- Illinois; Police ; Nazis; Meetings; Synagogues; ;...
    • This memo to Mayor Smith and Village Manager John Matzer is in regards to a phone conversation with Fred Richter, who attended an ACLU meeting. In the memo, Richter states that the ACLU suggested that the National Socialist (Nazi) Party not take
    • Note to Mayor Smith and Attached Newspaper Clippings

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Chicago; National Socialist Party of America; Clubs; ; Nazis; Courts; Associations; ; Singer, David J.; Rockwell, George Lincoln; Perry, Sam; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993; ; Jewish...
    • The note and attached editorials are from David J. Singer to Mayor Smith. The editorials are regarding the attempted march of the National Socialist (Nazi) Party in September of 1966 by George Lincoln Rockwell. Singer describes the events that...
    • Letters between Mayor Smith and Alan I. Lapping

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; Synagogues -- Illinois; ; Nazis; ; Smith, Albert...
    • There are two letters; one is to Mayor Smith from Alan I. Lapping, Secretary of the Council of Traditional/Orthodox Synagogues of Greater Chicago, and the other letter is from Mayor Albert Smith to Alan I. Lapping. Mr. Lapping's letter addresses...
    • Letter to Mayor Smith from Mrs. Chambers of Colorado

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- United States; Letters; Parades; ; Nazis; ; Chambers, Mrs....
    • This letter from Mrs. Donald Chambers of Colorado to Mayor Smith suggests a means of reacting to the possible National Socialist (Nazi) Party marchers.
    • Skokie Valley Concert Choir Program and Ticket

    • Associations, institutions, etc.; Clubs; Choirs (Music); Bands (Music); Schools; Schools -- Illinois;
    • The program and ticket are for the Skokie Valley Concert Choirs production, Sound in Four-Dimension. held at the Fairview South School auditorium. The program includes a list of members, a list of songs to be performed, the words to the songs, and...
    • "Skokie", CBS Channel 2 - 7:00PM, Nov. 17, 1981 Handout

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; American Civil Liberties Union; Skokie (Motion picture); Nazis; Collin, Frank; Smith, Albert J., 1915-1993;
    • This handout is in regards to the TV movie "Skokie". Included on the handout are an introduction; the historical events relating to Skokie and the proposed march by the National Socialist (Nazi) Party; a summary of the TV movie; a disscussion of...
    • Letter to Rabbi Neil Brief from Mayor Albert J. Smith, February 14, 1978

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; Letters; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion -- Illinois; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Letter to Rabbi Neil Brief from Mayor Albert J. Smith, dated February 14, 1979, informing him of a meeting to discuss "the general reactions and responses of the commnity of Skokie in the event…[that the Nazis are] able to march." The meeting is...
    • The Scuttlebutt: Newsletter of the Skokie Rotary Club

    • Newsletters; Associations, institutions, etc.; Clubs; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Schools; Students;
    • The newsletter of the Skokie Rotary Club describes the events of previous and upcoming meetings, addresses the mayorial election, fundraising efforts, exchange student programs, Rotary Anns, and the district conference.
    • Press Release from Board of Trustees of Niles Township

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; Illinois -- Politics and government; ; Nazis; Niles; ; Black, Louis; Warman, Edward; Sherman, Marjorie; McElligott,...
    • This statement from Edward A. Warman, member of the Board of Trustees of the Township of Niles is in regards to the letter sent by Town Clerk Louis Black and the Board's lack of association with said letter. The board also expresses their support...
    • United States District Court for Northern District of Illinois Document

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Trials, litigation, etc.; Courts of last resort -- United States; Ordinances, Municipal -- Illinois -- Skokie; ; Nazis; ; Decker,...
    • This document is "Memorandum Opinion and Order" in the following case, "Frank Collin, et. al., Plaintiffs vs. Albert Smith, etc., et al., Defendants". The document is from Judge Bernard Decker and summarizes the Court events regarding the Village...
    • Smith wins praise for Nazi stance

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; National Socialist Party of America -- Public opinion; American Civil Liberties Union; Illinois -- General Assembly --...
    • This article , "Smith wins praise for Nazi stance", was written by Diane Dubey of the Skokie Life. It discusses the various honors Mayor Smith had received for his efforts to prevent the National Socialist (Nazi) Party from marching in Skokie. What...
    • Days of Remembrance Holocaust Commemoration Program

    • Ceremonies and celebrations; Holocaust survivors; Associations, institutions, etc.; Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • This is a program for the Days of Remembrance Holocaust Commemoration. The event at the Old State Capitol Hall of Representatives in Springfield, Illinois was co-sponsored by the State of Illinois, the Jewish Federations in Illinois, and the U.S....

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