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Letter, Garry Oniki to Will D. Campbell; [May 20, 1964]

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Creator:Oniki, S. Garry, 1920-
Title:Letter, Garry Oniki to Will D. Campbell; [May 20, 1964]
Date:1964 May 20

From the Campbell (Will D.) Papers; Typewritten letter from Garry Oniki, Executive Coordinator of the Committee for Racial Justice Now, to Will D. Campbell, stamped May 20, 1964. The writer requests that Campbell write a letter to the Federal Communications Committee (FCC) in support of petitions filed against two Jackson, Mississippi, television stations, WLBT and WJTV. The petitions were filed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on April 15, 1964, and requested that the licenses of the two stations be denied on charges of discrimination against minorities and failure to represent public interests.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:Campbell, Will D. | United States. Federal Communications Commission | WLBT (Television station : Jackson, Miss.) | Television--Law and legislation--United States--History | Fairness doctrine (Broadcasting)--United States--History | Blacks in television broadcasting--Civil rights--United States--History | Blacks on television--Civil rights--United States--History | WJTV (Television station : Jackson, Miss.) | United States, Mississippi, Hinds County, Jackson, 32.2987573, -90.1848103
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 6, Folder 16, M341 Campbell (Will D.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi

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Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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Forms part of the Will D. Campbell Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

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