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NAACP 33 Years After Brown v. Board of Education

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.178 Author/Creator: NAACP Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 20 May 1987 Pagination: 7 p. ; 27.9 x 21.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "33 Years After Brown v. Board of Education" printed by the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. Item was printed in honor of the the Annual Civil Rights Institute. Contains a message from the Director-Counsel Julius L. Chamber, acknowledgments of sponsors, luncheon program, panel discussion schedules and an article reflecting on Thurgood Marshall's legal career and his critcism of the Constitution.

Background Information: The Academic, Cultural, Technological, & Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) program that started in 1977 for underserved black students throughout the country through mentorships and academic workshops.

People: Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993
Chambers, Julius L., 1936-2013
Norton, Eleanor Holmes, 1937-

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ActivismAfrican American HistoryAfrican AmericansConstitutionEducationGovernment and CivicsHousingLegislationOrganizationsRace discriminationSegregationEducationCivil Rights

Sub Era: The Seventies

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