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To: All Friends of the SNCC

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Creator:Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) Civil Rights Action Group
Creator:University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division.
Title:To: All Friends of the SNCC
Date:1965
Description:

Calls For: Writing or telegraphing the government disapproving of the lack of federal protection in the South Quote: "On Monday, March 8th., a march to Montgomery to demand the right to vote and to protest state and police brutality (including the death by gunshot from a trooper's gun of JIMMY LEE JACKSON of Marion, Alabama on the 26th of February) was viciously broken up... These Civil Rights workers in Alabama have no Federal protection. They are PEACEFULLY demonstrating for equal rights under the law, as the United States Constitution guarantees EVERY citizen of this country... WRITE OR WIRE President JohnsonSenator Magnuson and Senator Jackson... DEMAND ARREST OF SHERIFF JIM CLARK... Distributed by S.D.S and C.R.A.G"

Types:Fliers (printed matter) | Text
Subjects:Civil rights--United States | Civil rights movements--United States | 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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Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection

Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) Civil Rights Action Group

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