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Jones, Claudia, (1915-1964) Jim-Crow in Uniform

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09643.04 Author/Creator: Jones, Claudia, (1915-1964) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1940 Pagination: 1 v. : 24 p. ; 19 x 12.5 cm.

Summary of Content: This pamphlet was produced to support communism in America, and urge youth to promote not entering World War II. It argues that, "We support no dreams of war abroad. We go to the wars at home. For jobs and civil liberties. For democracy and freedom!" It also argues that the way to make the world safe for democracy is not a war, but to fight for jobs, for relief, better housing and better health conditions in America.

People: Jones, Claudia, 1915-1964

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Civil RightsCivil Rights MovementSocialism

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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