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The Making of Black Detroit in the Age of Henry Ford$

Beth Tompkins Bates

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780807835647

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.5149/9780807837450_bates

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(p.xv) Abreviations Used in the Text

(p.xv) Abreviations Used in the Text

The Making of Black Detroit in the Age of Henry Ford
University of North Carolina Press

For abbreviations used in the notes, see page 257.

  • ACD

    Americanization Committee of Detroit

  • AC

    Associated Charities

  • AFL

    American Federation of Labor

  • AWU

    Auto Workers Union

  • BSCP

    Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters


    Booker T. Washington Trade Association

  • CIO

    Congress of Industrial Organization

  • CRC

    Civic Rights Committee [Detroit]

  • DCL

    Detroit Citizens League

  • DPW

    Department of Public Welfare [Detroit]

  • DUL

    Detroit Urban League

  • FMC

    Ford Motor Company

  • ILD

    International Labor Defense

  • IWW

    International Workers of the World

  • KK

    Ku Klux Klan

  • MUC

    Mayor's Unemployment Committee


    National Association for the Advancement of Colored People


    National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees

  • NIRA

    National Industrial Recovery Act

  • NLR

    B National Labor Relations Board

  • NNC

    National Negro Congress

  • NRA

    National Recovery Administration

  • NUL

    National Urban League

  • SWOC

    Steel Workers Organizing Committee

  • UAW

    United Auto Workers


    United Auto Workers–Congress of Industrial Organizations

  • UNIA

    Universal Negro Improvement Association

  • WPA

    Works Progress Administration