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An Address of the Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America

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Title:
An Address of the Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America
Description:
Signed James A. Bray, President, R. R. Wright, Jr., Executive Secretary, and W. H. Jernagin, Chairman; affirming faith in Christian teaching; condemning discriminatory policies and procedures that bar participation of "Negroes and other minorities"; and calling for support in urging the President "as a matter of war emergency to susupend all racial discrimination everywhere on public carriers and in public service."
Creator:
Bray, James A.
Creator:
Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878
Creator:
Jernagin, William Henry, b. 1869
Creator:
Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America
Date:
1943
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Speeches
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 100 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1A. General Correspondence
Series 1. Correspondence
Subjects:
African American churches
Racism
Political aspects
Discrimination against African Americans
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:
Chicago (Ill.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b100-i156