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Law Day 1971

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Creator:Student Bar Association
Creator:University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division.
Title:Law Day 1971

Alternative title: The Red Man and White Law Announces: Speakers Ladonna Harris, Ernie Stevens, Reid Chambers, and Vine Deloria at "1:30 pm / April 30, UW Law School, Condon Hall room 301." Background information: "In 1957, ABA President Charles S. Rhyne, a Washington, D.C. attorney, envisioned a special day for celebrating our legal system. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower proclaimed Law Day to strengthen our great heritage of liberty, justice, and equality under the law. In 1961, May 1 was designated by joint resolution of Congress as the official date for Celebrating Law Day, U.S.A." ( Law Day History. American Bar Association website. http://www.abanet.org/publiced/lawday/history.html )

Types:Fliers (printed matter) | Text
Subjects:Harris, LaDonna | Stevens, Ernie | Chambers, Reid Peyton | Deloria, Vine | Racism--Washington (State)--Seattle | Civil rights--Washington (State)-Seattle | Human rights--Washington (State)--Seattle | Indians of North America--Legal status, laws, etc. | Americans for Indian Opportunity | United States, Washignton, King County, Seattle, 47.6062095, -122.3320708
Collection:Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division
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