- Maxine A. Smith NAACP Collection
- NAACP Report of Executive Secretary, October 3rd thru November 7th, 1962
- Smith, Maxine Atkins
- Maxine A. Smith NAACP Collection, Box 1, Folder 2, Memphis Public Library, Memphis, Tennessee
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- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Memphis Branch
Civil rights movements--Tennessee--Memphis
African Americans--Civil rights--Tennessee--Memphis
Civil rights workers--Tennessee--Memphis
African American civil rights workers--Tennessee--Memphis
Memphis (Tenn.)--Race relations
Discrimination in employment--Tennessee--Memphis
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
- 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 October 3 through November 7, 1962. The report details local civil rights work, including a petition to Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph company seeking the end of discriminatory hiring; negotiations for desegregation of movies; complaints filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; a lawsuit filed against the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway Company; upcoming Equal Employment Opportunity workshops; membership campaign; and the Freedom Seal project.
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