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S-R Political Forum Draws Great Interest

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2 images
Created by
Austin, Edith M, American
Published by
The Sun-Reporter, American, founded 1944
Photograph by
J.B. Coleman Photo, American
Subject of
Wilkins, J. Ernest Sr., American, 1894 - 1959
Albrier, Frances M., American, 1898 - 1987
Charles Diggs, American, 1922 - 1998
Dr. Goodlett, Carlton B., American, 1914 - 1997
Dr. Moore, Boliver B., American, 1919 - 1977
Dr. Thomas, William Mckinley, American, 1903 - 1958
Rumford, William Byron, American, 1908 - 1986
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: 7 × 12 in. (17.8 × 30.5 cm)
Type
clippings
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
October 20, 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
These newspaper clippings from the San Francisco Sun-Reporter show a photograph(2010.60.1.21a) of the participants in the Sun-Reporter's Political Forum and an article (2010.60.1.21b) describing the events and participants in the Political Forum. These clippings are adhered to page eighteen (18) in Frances Albrier's scrapbook.
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
2010.60.1.21ab
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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