Letter from a resident of Fort Worth, Texas, to Louise Day Hicks

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Title

Letter from a resident of Fort Worth, Texas, to Louise Day Hicks

Subject

Boston (Mass.)--History
Boston (Mass.)--Race Relations--History--20th Century
African American Youth--Massachusetts--Boston
Boston Public Schools
Busing for school integration
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston
Race awareness--Boston
Segregation in education--United States

Description

A resident of Fort Worth, TX, writes to Louise Day Hicks about the amount of violence in schools nationwide as a result of forced busing. The author also urges for the removal of Senator Edward Kennedy and Senator Edward Brooke from government office

Creator

Name redacted

Source

Louise Day Hicks papers, 1971-1975 (Bulk, 1974-1975). Box 1, folder 3: correspondence, 1975.

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

1975-07-24

Contributor

Anderson, Connor M.

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 Louise Day Hicks papers, 1971-1975 (Bulk, 1974-1975) for more related information

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

9800015-001-003-053

Coverage

Boston, MA
Fort Worth, TX

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Original Format

Paper

Files

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Citation

Name redacted, “Letter from a resident of Fort Worth, Texas, to Louise Day Hicks,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed August 15, 2022, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/444.

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