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HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): General, 1963: 1 January-10 May

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKWHCSF-0367-004
    Title:
    HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): General, 1963: 1 January-10 May
    Date(s) of Materials:
    19 December 1962-10 May 1963
    Folder Description:
    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, newspaper articles, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, Assistant Special Counsel to the President Lee C. White, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning civil rights demonstrations, incidents of police misconduct, and racially motivated violence, including the bombing of the Bethel Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. Of note are telegrams to the President from gospel singer Mahalia Jackson and baseball player Jackie Robinson (then the Vice President of Chock Full o’ Nuts).
    Extent:
    90 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    22.
    Series Name:
    Human Rights (HU).
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files. HU: 2: ST 1 (Alabama): General, 1963: 1 January-10 May
    Physical Description:
    90 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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