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Minutes for the meeting of Presidents of Southern States held in Atlanta, Georgia on 27-28 July 1954 by the League of Women Voters. Minutes dated 18 August, 1954

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Creator:League of Women Voters (U.S.)
Title:Minutes for the meeting of Presidents of Southern States held in Atlanta, Georgia on 27-28 July 1954 by the League of Women Voters. Minutes dated 18 August, 1954
Date:1954 Aug. 18
Description:

Notes from the July 27 and 28, 1954 meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, of the presidents from the Southern States of the League of Women Voters. The minutes speak specifically to the issue of school integration following the United States Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education earlier in the year which made segregated public education illegal. Reports are given by state. Selection includes records numbered 3165-3178.

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Types:Minutes
Subjects:Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | School integration--Southern States | Segregation in education--Southern States | Voting--Southern States | Social reformers--Southern States | Women social reformers--Southern States | Public schools--Southern States | African American students--Southern States | Students--Southern States | African Americans--Segregation--Southern States | Segregation--Southern States | League of Women Voters (U.S.) | School integration--Massive resistance movement | Southern States | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Collection:Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Women's History
Institution:Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Books Library (Emory University)
Contributors:Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library | Online Manuscript Resources in Southern Womens' History Collection (Emory University. Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library)
Online Publisher:[Atlanta, Ga.] : Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University | 2006
Original Material:

Eliza K. Paschall papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University

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