Byrd, Daniel Ellis, 1910-1984


Daniel Ellis Byrd, a native of Marvell, Arkansas, was a field secretary for the NAACP in New Orleans. He worked with African American attorney A. P. Tureaud on court cases leading to the integration of New Orleans schools. He also served as president and organizer of the NAACP State Conference of Branches from 1939 to 1948.

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