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F, 1961-1962

F, 1961-1962
27 March 1961-2 February 1962
53 digital pages
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President (1961-1963 : Kennedy). Office of the Special Assistant for Civil Rights. (01/20/1961 - 11/22/1963)
JFKWHSFHW-003-002
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Staff Files of Harris Wofford. Alphabetical File, 1956-1962. F, 1961-1962
This series contains correspondence, memoranda, conference materials, articles, petitions, publications of civil rights organizations, photographs, presidential messages, and Peace Corps project descriptions and proposals. The correspondence reflects the public's concern with government civil rights policies and problems and the Kennedy administration's concern and intervention in individual cases of discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodation; and its promotion of programs and changes throughout the government to further the elimination of discrimination both in public and private spheres.
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