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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People N.A.A.C.P Youth

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.248 Author/Creator: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Place Written: Roanoke, Virginia Type: Note Date: July 1948 Pagination: 2p. ; 7.4 x 10 cm.

Summary of Content: Note certifies that Geraldine Williams is a member of the N.A.A.C.P. The reverse of the note lists the organization's purpose, including to stop lynchings. Accompanied by a photograph (GLC09587.296).

People: Twitty, Geraldine Williams, 1930-

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryChildren and FamilyEducationCivil WarSegregationLynching

Sub Era: Postwar Politics and the Cold War

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