Nonpartisan Groups Help Get Out Vote

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Created by
Leeds, Claire, American, 1923 - 1999
Published by
San Francisco Examiner, American, founded 1863
Subject of
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
Allen, Floyd Green, American, 1906 - 1967
March, Ruth N., American, 1912 - 1998
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935
Medium
ink on newsprint
Dimensions
H x W: 5 3/4 × 11 in. (14.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type
clippings
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
September 29, 1956
Caption
This document is part of a scrapbook that was compiled in 1956 and 1957 by Frances Albrier during her term as president of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW). The scrapbook highlights the Chapter’s efforts to register voters and educate Bay Area residents on the importance of voting as a part of the Citizenship Education Project which was jointly sponsored by the NCNW and the National Urban League.
Description
This newspaper clipping from the San Francisco Examiner highlights the role of the San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women in registering voters and getting out the vote. The article is taped to the top of page nine (9) in Frances Albrier's scrapbook (2010.60.1). Multiple phrases in the article are underlined in blue ink.
Topic
African American
Education
Politics (Practical)
Social reform
Suffrage
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number
2010.60.1.11
Restrictions & Rights
© Courtesy of The Bancroft Library University of California, Berkeley. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture