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Letter from Lucille Black to Michael Wenger

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Letter from Lucille Black to Michael Wenger

Description

A letter of thanks from the NAACP to Michael Wenger for the raising of funds to the Mississippi Freedom Project

Subject

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Mississippi Freedom Project

Creator

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Source

MichaelWengerCollection.Box2.Folder19

Publisher

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

Date

1964-07-15

Date Created

2013-06-11

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JPEG

Extent

611907 bytes
597207 bytes

Language

English

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Queens (New York, NY)

Text

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
July 15, 1964
Mr. Michael Wenger
100 East Broadway
Woodmere , Long Island, N.Y .
Dear Mr. Wenger :
July 1.5, 1964
Rev . Robert Sherard, President of our Corona-East Elmhurst Branch has called our attention to the cooperation you and your fellow students gave in a recent meeting for the purpose of raising funds for our Mississippi Freedom Project .
We are very grateful to you and the other students for your sacrifice and support of our program. With your assistance, Rev . Sherard has reported a total of $330 . 00 to be used in our work in Mississippi .
Again, our thanks and appreciation for your interest and support.

Sincerely yours,
Lucille Black
Member Secretary

Original Format

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

Citation

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People , “Letter from Lucille Black to Michael Wenger,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed May 17, 2022, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/193.

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