[Letter to Louise Day Hicks from Philadelphia, PA]

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Title

[Letter to Louise Day Hicks from Philadelphia, PA]

Subject

African Americans--Segregation
Boston (Mass.)
Boston Public Schools
Busing for school integration
Hicks, Louise Day, 1916-2003
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston--History

Description

This letter from Philadelpha, PA, excoriates Louise Day Hicks for her stance on Boston's school desegregation movement. The author uses Biblical prose to warn Hicks of God's disdain for anger, pride, and sin. The author provides her name [redacted] in the address but signs the letter as "A Voice."

Creator

Name Redacted

Source

Louise Day Hicks papers, 1971-1975. Series II: Correspondence, Box 1, Folder 2.

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

October 16, 1974

Contributor

Jacob Lusk

Rights

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

Relation

Louise Day Hicks papers, 1971-1975. View the finding aid for related materials.

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

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Coverage

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Files

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Citation

Name Redacted, “[Letter to Louise Day Hicks from Philadelphia, PA],” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed August 11, 2022, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/254.

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