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Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961

Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961

Date
1961-01-18
Description
Report to President John F. Kennedy by Tracy S. Voorhees, Kennedy's personal representative in government operations relating to the Cuban refugee situation following the Cuban Revolution. The report describes the operations of the Cuban Refugee Emergency Center in Miami, efforts of local charitable organizations to help, the challenges posed by the refugee situation, and recommendations for further government action.
Collection
Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961

Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961

Date
1961 (circa)
Description
Draft of a statement to be delivered by Governor Farris Bryant regarding the Cuban refugee situation in Florida. The statement begins with a brief history of Cuba's relations with the United States and the state and federal government response to the refugee crisis. Bryant then turns to ideas for how this situation could be turned to positive ends. Also attached are notes concerning the effects of the refugee crisis on law enforcement in Miami-Dade County.
Collection
Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961

Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961

Date
1961-01
Description
Printed program for a conference discussing the problems of resettling Cuban refugees following the Cuban Revolution. The conference was held in Miami at the Dade County Auditorium and the DuPont Plaza Hotel.
Collection
Statement by President John F. Kennedy Regarding the Cuban Refugee Situation

Statement by President John F. Kennedy Regarding the Cuban Refugee Situation

Date
1961-01-18
Description
Photocopy of a statement released by President John F. Kennedy introducing the final report of Tracy S. Voorhees regarding the Cuban refugee situation. The President thanks Voorhees for his contributions and comments on the role of the United States as a "country of first asylum" for political refugees.
Collection
Memorandum from Burnis T. Coleman to A. Worley Brown Regarding Cuban Refugees in Florida, January 27, 1961

Memorandum from Burnis T. Coleman to A. Worley Brown Regarding Cuban Refugees in Florida, January 27, 1961

Date
1961-01-27
Description
Memorandum from Burnis T. Coleman, general counsel for the Florida Industrial Commission, to A. Worley Brown, chairman of the Commission, regarding recent efforts to provide employment for Cuban refugees in Florida.
Collection
Statement by Abraham Ribicoff Regarding the Cuban Refugee Problem in Florida, August 3, 1961

Statement by Abraham Ribicoff Regarding the Cuban Refugee Problem in Florida, August 3, 1961

Date
1961-08-03
Description
Photocopy of a statement given by Abraham Ribicoff, United States Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Nationality of the House Judiciary Committee in Congress. Ribicoff describes current efforts to aid Cuban refugees, especially resettlement.
Collection
Memorandum from Herman O. Myers to Thomas D. Bailey Regarding Federal Aid for Education of Cuban Refugees in Dade County, March 9, 1961

Memorandum from Herman O. Myers to Thomas D. Bailey Regarding Federal Aid for Education of Cuban Refugees in Dade County, March 9, 1961

Date
1961-03-09
Description
Memorandum from Herman O. Myers to Thomas D. Bailey, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, regarding federal funding for the education of Cuban refugees in Dade County.
Collection
Letter from Tracy S. Voorhees to President John F. Kennedy Regarding Cuban Refugees, January 28, 1961

Letter from Tracy S. Voorhees to President John F. Kennedy Regarding Cuban Refugees, January 28, 1961

Date
1961-01-28
Description
Photocopy of a letter from Tracy S. Voorhees to President John F. Kennedy thanking the President for selecting him as his personal representative to monitor efforts to aid Cuban refugees following the Cuban Revolution. Voorhees praises the President's approach to the refugee situation and describes his strategy for aiding Secretary Abraham Ribicoff of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Collection
Reprint of an Article by Juanita Greene Regarding the United States' Response to the Arrival of Cuban Refugees, February 1, 1961

Reprint of an Article by Juanita Greene Regarding the United States' Response to the Arrival of Cuban Refugees, February 1, 1961

Date
1961-02-01
Description
Reprint of a February 1, 1961 article in the Miami Herald by Juanita Greene discussing the United States' response to the growing influx of Cuban refugees in South Florida, particularly Miami.
Collection
Information Regarding Arrangements for a Conference on Resettlement of Cuban Refugees in Miami, 1961

Information Regarding Arrangements for a Conference on Resettlement of Cuban Refugees in Miami, 1961

Date
1961
Description
Logistical information for prospective attendees of a conference in Miami dealing with the resettlement of Cuban refugees.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s756_b044_f08_01Report to the President of the United States on the Cuban Refugee Problem, January 18, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
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s756_b044_f08_02Draft Statement by Governor Farris Bryant Regarding the Cuban Refugee Crisis, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_02.jpg
s756_b044_f08_05Program, National Conference on Resettlement for Cuban Refugees, January 29-31, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_05.jpg
s756_b044_f08_06Statement by President John F. Kennedy Regarding the Cuban Refugee SituationtextRefugees
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Cuban Americans
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_06.jpg
s756_b044_f08_08Memorandum from Burnis T. Coleman to A. Worley Brown Regarding Cuban Refugees in Florida, January 27, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Employment
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_08.jpg
s756_b044_f08_09Statement by Abraham Ribicoff Regarding the Cuban Refugee Problem in Florida, August 3, 1961textRefugees
Refugees--Employment
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_09.jpg
s756_b044_f08_10Memorandum from Herman O. Myers to Thomas D. Bailey Regarding Federal Aid for Education of Cuban Refugees in Dade County, March 9, 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_10.jpg
s756_b044_f08_12Letter from Tracy S. Voorhees to President John F. Kennedy Regarding Cuban Refugees, January 28, 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Refugees--Employment
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_12.jpg
s756_b044_f08_13Reprint of an Article by Juanita Greene Regarding the United States' Response to the Arrival of Cuban Refugees, February 1, 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
Refugees--Employment
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_13.jpg
s756_b044_f08_14Information Regarding Arrangements for a Conference on Resettlement of Cuban Refugees in Miami, 1961textRefugees
Cuban Americans
Refugees--Government policy
Refugees--Services for
/fmp/governor-records/thumbnails/s756_b044_f08_14.jpg