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Civil rights

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. Darrell Clayton Crain Jr. Photograph Collection

Identifier: P035
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 270 Kodachrome Ektachrome slides, 3 empty slide boxes, and one original 8x10 black and white photograph, as well as 275 digital surrogates of all of the analog images donated and several family photographs of Crain and his homes which the library only received digitally. The photographs document daily life in the Washington, DC area, Dr. Crain’s travels around the U.S. and abroad, and important events. Events depicted include the March on Washington, the Resurrection...

Julius Hobson Papers

Identifier: 001
Scope and Contents The papers primarily document Julius Hobson’s activist and political activities from the early 1960s until his death in 1977. Included are materials from civil rights organizations that he headed, was involved, or helped found. In particular, the collection contains correspondence, internal memoranda, meeting minutes, financial information, newsletters, membership lists, press releases, clippings, and by laws regarding the D.C. Chapter of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Associated...

League of the Women Voters of the District of Columbia Records

Identifier: 033
Scope and Contents The collection contains clippings and alphabetically arranged office files maintained by the League to document its activities. Topics in the records cover primarily local D.C. political issues but also national and international concerns of the National League of Women Voters. The records are divided into two series: topical files and clippings.

Poor People’s Campaign Collection

Identifier: 119
Scope and Contents The contents of this collection include: correspondence, flyers, memorabilia, newsletters, newspaper clippings, newsletters, poems, and songs.