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Letter from Frances Pauley of the Georgia Council on Human Relations to Governor Herman Talmadge, 8 June 1954

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Creator:Pauley, Frances Freeborn, 1905-2003
Creator:Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002
Title:Letter from Frances Pauley of the Georgia Council on Human Relations to Governor Herman Talmadge, 8 June 1954
Date:1954 June 8
Description:

In this letter from June 8, 1954, Frances Pauley asserts the Georgia Council on Human Relations' support for desegregation of of public schools, and declares that the organization will state this support when it appears before the Georgia Education Commission. On May 17, 1954, the United States Supreme Court in the case Brown v. Board of Education declared segregated public education illegal.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Telegrams
Subjects:Pauley, Frances Freeborn, 1905-2003 | Talmadge, Herman E. (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002 | Georgia--Race relations | Race relations | Governors--Georgia | School integration--Georgia | Georgia Education Commission | Georgia. General Assembly | United Church Women of Atlanta | United Church Women of Georgia | African Americans--Segregation--Georgia | Segregation in education--Georgia | Women social reformers--Georgia--Atlanta | Georgia Council on Human Relations | Georgia | 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:

Frances F. Pauley papers, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University

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