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Norman Rockwell to John A. Morsell, December 3, 1963

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Creator:Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978
Title:Norman Rockwell to John A. Morsell, December 3, 1963
Date:1963 Dec. 3

In this letter, written by Norman Rockwell on December 3, 1963 to John A. Morsell, assistant to the Executive Secretary of the NAACP, Rockwell offers his talents as an artist to the NAACP. He expresses his desire to help the cause of civil rights, and he describes a recently finished drawing of an African American schoolgirl that he offers for the NAACP's use.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Morsell, John A. | Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978 | Discrimination in education--United States | Segregation in education--United States | Race discrimination--United States | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | African Americans in art | Civil rights--United States | African Americans--Civil rights | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | United States, Massachusetts, Stockbridge | United States, Massachusetts, Berkshire County
Collection:With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
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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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