Letter from Richmond, Virginia to Louise Day Hicks & All of ROAR

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Title

Letter from Richmond, Virginia to Louise Day Hicks & All of ROAR

Subject

Boston (Mass.)--History
Boston (Mass.)—Race Relations--History—20th Century
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

Description

Letter and card from a couple in Richmond, Virginia, thanking the members of ROAR for welcoming them to the national ROAR convention with friendly smiles. The couple claim that the members of ROAR are the nicest people they ever met. The couple also encourage Louise Day Hicks and ROAR to keep up the fight against busing. Finally, there is a request for various paraphernalia of ROAR such as pins and flags to raise support for the group.

Creator

Name redacted, Richmond, Virginia

Source

Louise Day Hicks papers, 1971-1975 (Bulk, 1974-1975) Correspondence: 1971-1974

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

1975-05-22

Contributor

Sherman, Rachel

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 Fran Johnenne Papers, 1974-1979 for more related information.

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

9800015-001-004-037

Coverage

Richmond, Virginia
Boston, MA

Files

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9800015-001-004-037CRedacted.jpg
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9800015-001-004-037ERedacted.jpg

Citation

Name redacted, Richmond, Virginia, “Letter from Richmond, Virginia to Louise Day Hicks & All of ROAR,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed August 4, 2021, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/503.

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