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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1959

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.343 Author/Creator: U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Place Written: New York, New York Type: Book Date: 1959 Pagination: 668 p. ; 23.2 x 14.8 cm.

One book entitled, "Report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1959." Contains a study on the history of the struggle towards attain the right to vote, equal access to public education, and housing. Also includes fascimiles related to voter registration.

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