Letter, 1961 Nov. 28, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Roy Wilkins and Board of Directors of NAACP, (New York, N.Y.)

Letter, 1961 Nov. 28, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Roy Wilkins and Board of Directors of NAACP, (New York, N.Y.)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, 1961 Nov. 28, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Roy Wilkins and Board of Directors of NAACP, (New York, N.Y.)
Date:1961 Nov. 28
Description:

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. of Hollis, Long Island, New York to Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the NAACP Board of Directors in New York, New York regarding the struggles of Harry Briggs, Sr. and his family as a result of NAACP legal battles. DeLaine requests that the NAACP provide financial assistance to Briggs' family to relocate in New York. DeLaine's letter accompanies a petition from Calvary African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church.

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Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981--Correspondence | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986 | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986--Trials, litigation, etc. | African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy | African American clergy--New York (State)--New York | Clergy--New York (State)--New York | African American civil rights workers--New York (State)--New York | Civil rights workers--New York (State)--New York | Trials--South Carolina--Clarendon County | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | New York (N.Y.) | Clarendon County (S.C.)
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Institution:University of South Carolina University Libraries Digital Collections
Contributors:South Caroliniana Library | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections
Online Publisher:Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina, University Libraries, Digital Collections | 2008
Original Material:

Legal size - 13439 - (Folder 11), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

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Digital image copyright 2008, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.

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Forms part of online collection: Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/jad,320