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Department of Justice Statements of the Attorney General and Assistant Attorney General (1943-1951)

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Identifier: MSS-82-2
Abstract Collection of statements, speeches and press releases from officials of the United States Department of Justice, 1942 - 1951.
Dates: 1942-1951

Thomas N. Gardner papers

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Identifier: MSS 16732
Content Description This collection contains the papers of Thomas Gardner, an alumnus of the University of Virginia, a leader in the Southern civil rights and national peace movements of the ‘60s and ‘70s, and Professor of Communication at Westfield State University. The collection documents Gardner's social and political activism and involvement with civil rights, labor, anti-war, and anti-prison movements through different organizations such as the Southern Conference Education Fund (SCEF), the...
Dates: c. 1966-2008

Records of the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia

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Identifier: MSS-85-2
Abstract This collection of 254 archival boxes, contains administrative and topical files that relate to civil liberties issues as academic freedom, due process, the rights of children, members of the military, and students; racial and sexual discrimination; the draft; religion in public schools; and state reapportionment. There is case material for the ACLU of Virginia; project files for long-term concerns such as the rights of women, the mentally handicapped; prisoners and migrant farmworkers.
Dates: 1954-1979

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