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Statement on equal access to National Defense Training Program facilities for African Americans and whites

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Title:
Statement on equal access to National Defense Training Program facilities for African Americans and whites
Description:
Statement approving the formation of the Interracial Commission as a step "toward stabilizing Negro-white relations by combatting the Fifth Column provocateurs who are working constantly to disrupt our war effort by organizing attacks against the Negro people."
Creator:
Communist Party of Marion County (W.Va.). Equal Opportunity Committee
Date:
[ca. 1943]
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Postcards
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
Theodore W. Allen Papers
Series:
Series 4. Personal
Subjects:
African Americans
Social conditions
Communists
Race relations
World War, 1939-1945
West Virginia Interracial Commission
Places:
West Virginia
Extent:
1 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Fairmount (W.Va.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums1021-s04-i003