Letter from Student in Louisville, Kentucky to Mayor Kevin H. White

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Title

Letter from Student in Louisville, Kentucky to Mayor Kevin H. White

Subject

Boston Public Schools
Busing for school integration
Race awareness—Massachusetts--Boston
Race relations--History--20th Century
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston
Segregation in education--United States
White, Kevin H.

Description

When the desegregation of Boston Public Schools made national headlines, students across the country sent letters to Mayor Kevin White giving advice, criticism, and concern. This student sympathizes with the situation and reassures White that it will work out.

Creator

Name Redacted

Source

Mayor Kevin White records, 1929-1999 (Bulk, 1968-1983) Busing, 1973-1975, Box 2, Folder 25

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

1974-09-25

Contributor

Beaubrun, Krystle

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

0245-001-B02-F25

Coverage

Boston (Mass.)
Louisville (Ky.)

Files

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Citation

Name Redacted, “Letter from Student in Louisville, Kentucky to Mayor Kevin H. White,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed October 20, 2020, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/10.

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