- Maxine A. Smith NAACP Collection
- NAACP Report of Executive Secretary, June 7th thru July 18th, 1961
- Smith, Maxine Atkins
- Maxine A. Smith NAACP Collection, Box 1, Folder 1, Memphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Memphis Branch
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- United States, Tennessee, Shelby County, Memphis, 35.14953, -90.04898
- Report from the executive secretary of the Memphis, Tennessee branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) for July 7 through July 18, 1961. The report details local civil rights work, including a school for sit-ins and pickets; weekly freedom marches and sit-in movement; notes about letters of commendation and protest; weekly neighborhood freedom rallies; and plans for the July 10 through 16 national NAACP convention.
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