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Committee for Georgia: Building Together, 1945

 Book — Box: 1, Book: 7
Collection number: MS/134-007

Scope and Contents

Four page (including covers) pamphlet on this biracial committee, founded in Georgia in 1945. This date is the only one on the pamphlet. The Committee for Georgia opposed racial discrimination in the broader context of related social problems of poverty, unemployment and inadequate education and medical care. Scarce ephemeral Georgia imprint showing early bi-racial co-operation for equal rights. (description by seller)

Online access: https://vtext.valdosta.edu/xmlui/handle/10428/2206

Dates

  • 1945

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

1 items (1 book with electronic records.) ; 5 pages. 1 Electronic record(s). PDF/A. 5 pages. 586518 bytes.

Language

From the Collection: English

Appraisal

#13028 $40.00 1945 U-AfAmPaper Used / Soft cover

Physical Description

Book in english language. Rust-colored, single fold pamphlet with black and white titles and outline map of Georgia. List of officers and Executive Board on back, including Benjamin Mays, Grace Towns Hamilton, Josephine Wilkins and many more. Very light wear with a couple of light lines and spots. Perforations on edge of last page indicate that an application form or something similar was once attached. VG+ to NF. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 4 pages; Four-page (includiing covers) pamphlet on this biracial committee, founded in Georgia in 1945. That date is the only one on the pamphlet. The Committee for Georgia opposed racial discrimination in the broader context of related social problems of poverty, unemployment and inadequate education and medical care. Scarce ephemeral Georgia imprint showing early bi-racial co-operation for equal rights.

Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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