Southern Region records, 1963-1972.


Southern Region records, 1963-1972.

The collection consists of printed materials and correspondence of private groups, government commissions and committees from organized labor, working in the various fields of civil rights activity: equal and open housing, school desegregation, human relations, and fair and equal employment opportunities.

6.5 linear ft.


SNAC Resource ID: 7636661

Georgia State University

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