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Civil rights: General, July 1963: 9-14

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-097-005
    Title:
    Civil rights: General, July 1963: 9-14
    Date(s) of Materials:
    July 1963: 9-11
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Kennedy administration's efforts to confront and eliminate racially motivated discriminatory practices and ideology, such as segregation, the denial of voting rights, and discriminatory employment practices. Materials in this folder include statistical information on the federal employment of African Americans, preparatory notes for the President's meetings with business owners and women's organizations, and a summary of newspaper coverage of statements made by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), concerning the administration's progress on civil rights issues.
    Extent:
    30 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    08.
    Series Name:
    Subjects.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Subjects. Civil rights: General, July 1963: 9-14
    Physical Description:
    30 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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