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School Boycott! Flier

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Title

School Boycott! Flier

Description

This flier calls for a one day school boycott in New York City on February 3rd, 1964. The boycott was part of a campaign for quality, integrated education. Civil Rights leaders Milton Galamison and Bayard Rustin, along with the NAACP and CORE, were integral in organizing the boycott. More than 450,000 students refused to attend their respective schools on the day of the boycott.

Subject

Segregation in education;
Educational equalization

Creator

City Wide Committee for Integrated Schools

Source

ElliotLinzerCollection.Box1.Folder8

Publisher

Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives (New York, N.Y.)

Date

1964-02-03

Date Created

2012

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JPEG

Extent

135419 bytes

Language

English

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

New York (N.Y.)

Document Item Type Metadata

Text

School Boycott!
Freedom Day February 3, 1964
"I Don't Have A Good Integrated School"
Join The One Day Boycott!
For Information Call:
Bronx: LU 9-8409, JE 7-6270
Brooklyn: UL 7-9200, ST 9-7050
Queens: JA 6-9070, RA 1-6855
Manhattan: AU 1-6333, Uptown MO 6-0400. Lower East Side SP 7-9090
City Wide Committee for Integrated Schools

Original Format

8.5 x 11 inches (215.9 x 279.4 mm)
Paper
Flier

Citation

City Wide Committee for Integrated Schools, “School Boycott! Flier,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed November 27, 2014, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/130.

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