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Memorandum from Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey to President Lyndon B. Johnson

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Creator:Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978
Title:Memorandum from Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey to President Lyndon B. Johnson
Date:1965 Mar. 12
Description:

This is a memorandum from Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey to President Lyndon B. Johnson summarizing the suggestions of the members of the Council on Equal Opportunity for actions they think the President should take after the events of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama, when law enforcement officials attacked Civil rights demonstrators.

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Types:Memorandums
Subjects:Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 | Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | African Americans--Suffrage--Southern States | Presidents--United States | Vice-Presidents--United States | Governors--Alabama | Suffrage--United States | Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965 | Civil rights demonstrations--Alabama--Selma | Washington (D.C.)
Collection:Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century
Institution:Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Contributors:Lyndon Baines Johnson Library. | Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century.
Online Publisher:Austin, TX: Learning Technology Center. The University of Texas at Austin; | Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration | 2008
Original Material:

Collection: Diaries and Appointment Logs of Lyndon B. Johnson, Series: Diary Backup, Box Number: 15, Folder Title: Appointment File [Diary Backup] March 12-18, 1965 [Selma Situation], Lyndon Baines Johnson Library.

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