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Boston City Council resolutions concerning busing, 1977 March 21

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Title:
Boston City Council resolutions concerning busing, 1977 March 21
Description:
Copies of two Boston City Council resolutions, introduced by Louise Day Hicks and adopted on March 21, 1977. The first resolution urges Judge W. Arthur Garrity and the Court to undertake a study on the impact of busing city-wide, in reaction to the resegretation of Robert Gould Shaw School in West Roxbury. The second resolution calls on Judge Garrity to watch a program on WGBH of Black Journal entitled 'Effectiveness of Busing for Integration Challenged.'
Creator:
Hicks, Louise Day, 1916-2003
Date:
March 21, 1977
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
University of Massachusetts Boston, Joseph P. Healey Library
Collection (local):
W. Arthur Garrity, Jr.: Chambers papers on the Boston Schools Desegregation Case, 1972-1997
Series:
Series L: Politicians: Letters, Speeches, etc., 1974-1985
Subjects:
Segregation in education--Massachusetts--Boston--History
Busing for school integration--Massachusetts--Boston--History
Garrity, W. Arthur (Wendell Arthur), 1920-1999
Hicks, Louise Day, 1916-2003
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
2 p. ; 8.5 x 11 in. (21.59 x 27.94 cm.)
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Language:
English
Identifier:
UASC-SC-0090-0050-0003-0007