Statement of Mayor Kevin H. White

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Title

Statement of Mayor Kevin H. White

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 statement by Mayor Kevin H. White addressing his satisfaction with a ruling releasing close to $52 million of funding for the Boston Public Schools. The funds were previously withheld from the Massachusetts Board of Education due to the Boston School Committee's refusal to adhere to the Racial Imbalance Act

Creator

White, Kevin H. (1929-2012)

Source

Morgan et al. v. Hennigan et al. and related cases files, 1967-1979. Box 2, folder 4: racial imbalance, mayor's statements, 1973-1973

Publisher

Boston City Archives

Date

1972-09-27

Contributor

Anderson, Connor M.

Rights

Relation

View the finding aid to the Morgan et al. v. Hennigan et al. and related cases files, 1967-1979 for more related information

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

0700028-002-004-002

Coverage

Boston, MA

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Original Format

Paper

Files

0700028-002-004-002.jpg

Citation

White, Kevin H. (1929-2012), “Statement of Mayor Kevin H. White,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed October 21, 2020, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/542.

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