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Created by:
Resolutions Committee of the Greater Boston Civil Rights Rally, American, founded 1955  Search this
Subject of:
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 6 in. (27.9 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
resolutions
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 15, 1955
Description:
A printed resolution presented at the Greater Boston Civil Rights Rally on December 15, 1955 at Faneuil Hall. This resolution was drawn by the Resolutions Committee of the Sponsoring Organizations of the Greater Boston Civil Rights Rally and defines seven (7) demands for the Senators and Representatives of Massachusetts to take the lead in urging the Congress of the United States to execute. The resolution is printed in black ink on white paper. There are no marks or inscriptions on the back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Government  Search this
Politics  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.23
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f1fad514-38e8-456d-a47b-5d86acfc1325
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.23