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HU: Equality of Races (2): Executive, 26 December 1962-20 June 1963

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKWHCSF-0360-009
    Title:
    HU: Equality of Races (2): Executive, 26 December 1962-20 June 1963
    Date(s) of Materials:
    23 November 1962-19 June 1963
    Folder Description:
    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, a report by the American Negro Leadership Conference, drafts of press releases and talking points, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, various members of the White House staff, and civil rights advocates concerning the commemorative events for the 100th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, non-discrimination clauses in government leases, the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, and desegregation in hospitals, educational institutions, and The United Service Organizations (USO). Of note is correspondence between the White House and civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Extent:
    68 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: Equality of Races (2): Executive, 26 December 1962-20 June 1963
    Physical Description:
    68 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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