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Americans for Democratic Action Voting Guide 1956

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.008 Author/Creator: Americans for Democratic Action Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1956 Pagination: 128 p. ; 19.3 x 13.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "Voting Guide 1956," printed by Americans for Democratic Action dated 1956. Item is a collection of essays by political officials, academics and authors of other professions on issues related to voting; immigration, civil rights, farming, foreign policy, the role of the president, welfare, Supreme Court decisions, and other topics.

People: Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Schlesinger , Arthur Jr., 1917-2007

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: VotingVoting RightsImmigration and MigrationCivil Rights MovementCivil RightsCivilian ResponsibilityPoliticiansPoliticsGovernment and CivicsPeacePatriotismPresident

Sub Era: The Fifties

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