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William L. Patterson, Executive Secretary of the Civil Rights Congress, to Walter White congratulating White on the NAACP's victory in Brown v. Board of Education, May 17, 1954

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Creator:Patterson, William L. (William Lorenzo), 1890-1980
Title:William L. Patterson, Executive Secretary of the Civil Rights Congress, to Walter White congratulating White on the NAACP's victory in Brown v. Board of Education, May 17, 1954
Date:1954 May 17
Description:

A telegram dated May 17, 1954, from William L. Patterson, Executive Secretary of the Civil Rights Congress, to Walter White celebrating the NAACP's victory in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka.

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Types:Telegrams | Text
Subjects:Patterson, William L. (William Lorenzo), 1890-1980 | White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 | Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | Discrimination in education--Law and legislation--United States | Segregation in education--United States | Discrimination in education--United States | Segregation in education--Law and legislation--United States | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education--Trials, litigation, etc. | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) | Civil rights--United States | African Americans--Civil rights | United States. Supreme Court | United States, New York, New York County, New York, 40.7142691, -74.0059729
Collection:With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Original Material:

Forms part of the "With an Even Hand": Brown v. Board at Fifty Collection, Library of Congress, Manuscripts Division, Washington, D.C.

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