Clark, Ramsey, 1927-
Wikipedia 26 Oct. 2012: "William Ramsey Clark (born December 18, 1927) is an American lawyer, activist and former public official. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, which included service as United States Attorney General from 1967 to 1969, under President Lyndon B. Johnson. He supervised the drafting and played an important role in the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and Civil Rights Act of 1968."
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Barbara C. Jordan Archives (Portal to Texas History)
- Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive (University of Southern Mississippi Libraries)
- Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, (1911-1985), Papers, 1929-2003 (University of South Carolina)
- March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights History Project (Golda Meir Library (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries))