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NAACP Highlights of NAACP History – 1909-1974.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.173.01 Author/Creator: NAACP Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: February 1975 Pagination: 48 p. ; 21.5 x 15 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "Highlights of NAACP History – 1909-1974," dated February 1975. Item outlines summaries of NAACP's history against race discrimination. Includes pertinent legal cases, Supreme Court rulings, organization highlights, and a photo essay.

People: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt, 1868-1963
Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972
Evers, Medgar, 1925-1963
Evers-William, Mylie, 1933-

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican AmericansActivismSegregationRace discriminationOrganizationsHousingFreedom SongsReligionEducationLawLawyersLeadersKu Klux KlanWhite supremacy movementsWhite House

Sub Era: The Seventies

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