Telegram from a resident of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Mayor John F. Collins

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Title

Telegram from a resident of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Mayor John F. Collins

Subject

Boston Public Schools--Massachusetts
Busing for school integration
Discrimination in education--Massachusetts--Boston
Race awareness--Massachusetts--Boston
Race relations--History—20th Century
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston
Segregation in education—United States

Description

A telegram from a resident of Cambridge, MA, to Mayor John F. Collins urging him to use full mayoral powers to end racial imbalance in Boston public schools.

Creator

Name redacted

Source

Mayor John F. Collins papers, 1960-1967. Box 40, folder 12

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

1965-04-23

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 catalog record to the Mayor John F. Collins papers, 1960-1967 for more related information.  

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

0244001-040-012-002

Coverage

Boston, MA
Cambridge, MA

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Original Format

Paper

Files

0244001-040-012-002.jpg

Citation

Name redacted, “Telegram from a resident of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Mayor John F. Collins,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed August 11, 2022, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/539.

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