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A picket protests the lack of black employees at the downtown Champaign J.C. Penney store in 1961.

Flyer advertising upcoming Urban Renewal and Economic Opportunity Council meetings. Flyer produced and distributed by People's Poverty Board.

Flyer created to advertise a meeting of the People's Poverty Board.


Flyer reads: The People's Poverty Board invites YOU to a Mass Meeting. Jobs! Housing! Education! Recreation! Get them NOW! Place: Greater Holy Temple Church, Time: 7:30, Monday, October 24, 1405 W. Dublin, Urbana.

Statement by the People's Poverty Board addressed to local Economic Opportunity Council concerning the representation of the poor on the Council. Includes roster of Economic Opportunity Council of Champaign County members.