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Letter, 1955 Nov. 2, (New York, N.Y.), Esther Poyourow, to Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr.

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Creator:Poyourow, Esther, 1900-1985
Title:Letter, 1955 Nov. 2, (New York, N.Y.), Esther Poyourow, to Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr.
Date:1955 Nov. 2

Letter from Esther Poyourow, executive secretary of the Bronx Council of Emma Lazarus Clubs, New York, New York, to Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. in New York, New York. In the letter, Poyourow welcomes DeLaine on behalf of the Jewish women's club and pledges support for the fight for complete African American equality and efforts to unseat Mississippi Congressmen who were elected when African Americans were denied the freedom to vote.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Poyourow, Esther, 1900-1985 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Women--Societies and clubs | African American clergy--New York (State)--New York | Clergy--New York (State)--New York | Civil rights movements--United States | African American civil rights workers | Civil rights workers--United States | Voting--Mississippi | African Americans--Suffrage--Mississippi | Legislators--United States | Poyourow, Esther, 1900-1985--Correspondence | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | United States, New York, New York County, New York, 40.7142691, -74.0059729 | United States, Mississippi, 32.354668, -89.398528
Collection:Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine Papers ca. 1918-2000
Institution:University of South Carolina
Contributors:University of South Carolina. Libraries. Digital Collections | South Caroliniana Library
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Legal size - 13439 - (Folder 8), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

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

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