In 1962, Queen Mother Audley Moore’s Reparations Committee of Descendants of United States Slaves files a claim in California. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: Jessie Carney Smith, Epic Lives(Detroit, Michigan: Visible Ink Press 1993) at p. 377 Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like September 7, 2018 At Union Theological Seminary, students shut down an administrative wing until allowed to speak to the board of directors in support of the Black Manifesto. On May 15, 1969, the board resolves to invest $500,000 of endowment monies in Black enterprises in neighboring Harlem, to try to raise $1 million to finance the Seminary’s involvement in community projects, and to ask each board member to contribute to a special fund. June 29, 2018 In 1999, NAACP makes reparations one of its primary legislative campaigns. June 29, 2018 In 1973, Boris Bittker publishes the book entitled The Case for Black Reparations.