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Telegram to Representative Emanuel Celler Opposed to the March on Washington, August 27, 1963

Telegram to Representative Emanuel Celler Opposed to the March on Washington, August 27, 1963

The day before the March, Representative Emanuel Celler received this anonymous telegram from a Virginian “Southern White Gentle Woman.” Celler received a significant quantity of telegrams and letters from Americans, including strongly worded opposition or support for the March.

Committee on the Judiciary, RG 233, Records of the U.S. House of Representatives

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