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|Creator:||Naval Photographic Center (U.S.)|
|Title:||Photograph of President Eisenhower signing the Civil Rights Act of 1957|
|Date:||1957 Sept. 9|
Black-and-white photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower signing the 1957 Civil Rights Act at the Naval Base Newport in Rhode Island.
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|Subjects:||Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 | United States. Civil Rights Act of 1957 | Presidents--United States | Civil rights--United States | African Americans--Civil rights | Newport (R.I.) | Newport County (R.I.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||Dwight D. Eisenhower Library||Contributors:||Dwight D. Eisenhower Library | Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century||Online Publisher:||Austin, Tex. : Learning Technology Center. The University of Texas at Austin ; | Washington, D.C. : National Archives and Records Administration | 2008||Original Material:|
Collection: General Records of the Department of the Navy, Series: Photographs of Official Activities of President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
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Forms part of: Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/html/record.php?id=157|