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Citywide Coordinating Council daily monitoring report for South Boston High School by Edward M. Podolak and Sandra Sherwood, 1975 October 1

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Title:
Citywide Coordinating Council daily monitoring report for South Boston High School by Edward M. Podolak and Sandra Sherwood, 1975 October 1
Description:
Citywide Coordinating Council daily monitoring report for South Boston High School by Edward M. Podolak and Sandra Sherwood. Podolak describes a fight between white males students and a black male student in the lunch room, as well as the arrest of a black student in the detention room for the destruction of property. He and another black student were circulating a petition earlier in the day. Podolak also mentions an incident that occurred when a black student was going through the school's metal detectors. Sherwood suggests that suspended students should not be allowed on the school buses, and that more rigorous screenings should be conducted.
Creator:
Sherwood, Sandra
Creator:
Podolak, Edward M.
Creator:
Citywide Coordinating Council (Boston, Mass.)
Date:
October 1, 1975
Format:
Documents
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:
Sub-Series Xl: Citywide Coordinating Council: Observer Reports, 9/8/75-5/28/76
Subjects:
Segregation in education--Massachusetts--Boston--History
Busing for school integration--Massachusetts--Boston--History
Sherwood, Sandra
Podolak, Edward M.
Gizzi, Antonio
Reid, William J.
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonSouth Boston
Extent:
10 p. ; 8.5 x 11 in. (21.59 x 27.94 cm.)
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Language:
English
Identifier:
UASC-SC-0090-0010L-0063-0006