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Title
Letter, 1953 December 16, San Francisco, Calif. to Hon. Norris Poulson, Mayor and members of City Council, Los Angeles, Calif
Creator
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. West Coast Region, Correspondent
Contributor
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. West Coast Region, Correspondent
Miller, Loren, Correspondent
Date Created and/or Issued
1953-12-15
December 16, 1953
Publication Information
Dept of Special Collections/UCLA Library, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, 405 Hilgard Ave, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575; http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Published in: San Francisco, Calif
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Roybal (Edward R.) papers
Rights Information
Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
UC Regents
Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, U.C. Los Angeles
Description
Letter criticizes not only the hiring practices of the LAFD, but also its established policy of segregation in assignments. Advises the City not to expend resources in defense of these practices. Signed by Loren Miller, Chairman, West Coast NAACP Legal Redress Committee
Type
text
Format
2 p. ; 28 x 22 cm
Form/Genre
letters (correspondence)
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/hb0m3nb1jg
uclamss_847_b37_fSeg_1
Language
English
Subject
Discrimination in employment--California--Los Angeles
Civil service--Minority employment--California--Los Angeles
Segregation in employment--California--Los Angeles
African American fire fighters--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.). Fire Dept

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