METCO Meeting Minutes-- 29 August 1966

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Title

METCO Meeting Minutes-- 29 August 1966

Subject

Boston (Mass.)--History
Boston (Mass.). Public School
Boston (Mass.)--Race relations--History--20th century
African Americans--Segregation
Busing for school integration
School integration--Massachusetts--Boston--History

Description

The executive board committee of METCO met to discuss the upcoming school year and how the program would try to avoid publicity. METCO planned to give their own controlled press conference for invited media only. Committee members were asked to monitor their local newspapers as well for publicity and send articles regarding the program to one member for archiving.

Creator

METCO

Source

Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity, INC
Records, 1961-2005

Publisher

Northeaster University Archive and Special Collections

Date

29 August 1966

Contributor

Corinne Bermon

Rights

This item is made available for research and educational purposes by Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections. Rights status is not evaluated.

Relation

Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (METCO), Inc., 1961-2005 (bulk 1966-1995), Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections. See also the Boston Social Justice Organizations and Activists at Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections.

Format

Photo of Original Document

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

M101 Box 5/144

Coverage

Boston, MA
Boston Public Schools

Files

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Citation

METCO, “METCO Meeting Minutes-- 29 August 1966,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed December 2, 2020, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/77.