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NAACP "Meanwhile back at the Branch..."

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.161.01 Author/Creator: NAACP Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: June 1965 Pagination: 2 items

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "Meanwhile back at the Branch" dated June 1965 printed by the NAACP. This publication was printed with the purpose of detailing the work that was being done at the offices of NAACP branches during the March from Selma to Montgomery in 1965. Contains summaries of efforts related to voter registration; testing public accomodations to end discriminatory practices; school desegregation campaigns; increasing employment; and leading protests and investigations against police brutality.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ActivismAfrican American HistoryAfrican AmericansCivil Rights MovementCivil RightsCivilian ResponsibilityEducation ReformEducationEmploymentEqualityIntegrationLawProtestsQuality of LifeRace discriminationSchool integrationVoter registrationVoting Rights

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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