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National Citizens Political Action Committee Political Guide: The First School of Practical Political Instruction, Catalog, National Citizens Political Action Committee

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.187 Author/Creator: National Citizens Political Action Committee Place Written: New York, NY Type: Pamphlet Date: June 1946 Pagination: 14 p. ; 21.7 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled "Political Guide: The First School of Practical Political Instruction, Catalog, National Citizens Political Action Committee " dated June 1946. Item details courses of study organized by the National Citizens Political Action Committee. This includes discussion of political issues of 1946, independent committees, and techniques for dealing with Congress as well as canvassing.

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Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ActivismLegislationGovernment and CivicsOrganizationsEducationPoliticsCampaignsVoting

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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