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Letter from Gladys Walker to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

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Title:
Letter from Gladys Walker to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Description:
Salutation to "Gentlemen," apparently addressed to NAACP, from twenty-year-old African American woman forced to leave high school after two and a half years. Seeks advice on continuing her education, getting high school credit, studying nursing.
Creator:
Walker, Gladys
Recipient:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Date:
December 15, 1928
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 046 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1A. General Correspondence
Series 1. Correspondence
Subjects:
African Americans
Education
Women
Places:
United States
Extent:
3 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Port Chester (N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b046-i284