Letter from Jamestown, New York to Mayor Kevin H. White

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Title

Letter from Jamestown, New York to Mayor Kevin H. White

Subject

African Americans--Segregation
Boston (Mass.)
Boston Public Schools
Busing for school integration
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston--History
White, Kevin H.

Description

This brief letter from a resident of New York asked the Mayor to enlist the Dorchester football players to "help overcome the burdens." The resident felt sympathy towards the situation in Boston.

Creator

Redacted, Resident of New York

Source

Mayor Kevin H. White Records, 1929-1999 (Bulk, 1968-1983).

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

October 28, 1974

Contributor

Pinkham, Caitlin

Rights

This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the Boston City Archives. Rights status is not evaluated.

Relation

 View the finding aid to the Mayor Kevin H. White records, 1929-1999 (Bulk, 1968-1983) for more related information. 

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Mayor Kevin H. White Records, (Bulk, 1968-1983), General Correspondence, Box 2, Folder 25

Files

Letter from Johnstown, New York.jpg

Citation

Redacted, Resident of New York, “Letter from Jamestown, New York to Mayor Kevin H. White,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed October 31, 2020, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/235.

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