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North Carolina Council on Human Relations , 1954 - 1968

 Sub-Series — Box: 44 [F09.171.06.02], Folder: 1-4

Scope and Contents

Affiliate of Southern Regional Council, this group was founded in Charlotte (ca. 1954-55) to foster support for and to help implement locally, U. S. Supreme Court decisions on the desegregation of schools and public facilities. Also contains material from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Council, including statements of support for school desegregation (1957-59) and restaurants (1960) and of opposition to separate expansion of predominantly white Charlotte and predominantly black Carver colleges (1959-61).

Dates

  • 1954 - 1968

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 58 Linear Feet

Language

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated