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Virginia Foster Durr

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Creator:Woodham, Rebecca
Title:Virginia Foster Durr
Date:2008 June 13

Encyclopedia article about Virginia Foster Durr, a constant presence in Alabama politics and the movement for civil rights. She spent years working to abolish the poll tax and to end segregation, and her husband, Clifford, an attorney, was involved with a number of civil rights cases.

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Types:Articles | Interactive Resource
Subjects:Durr, Virginia Foster | Women social reformers--Alabama | Civil rights workers--Alabama | Southern Conference for Human Welfare | African Americans--Southern States | Segregation--Southern States | African Americans--Segregation--Southern States | Communists--Alabama | United States, Alabama, Montgomeryi, 32.366805, -86.299969 | United States, Alabama, Montgomery County, 32.2202579, -86.2076143 | United States, Alabama, Jefferson County, Birmingham, 33.5206608, -86.80249
Collection:Encyclopedia of Alabama
Institution:Encyclopedia of Alabama
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Alabama (Project)
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