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Memo to all APRI affiliates from Norman Hill regarding the failed vote for MLK National Holiday in the House of Representatives, New York, New York, November 28, 1979

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Summary:This is a memo from A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) addressed to all APRI affiliates from Norman Hill regarding the failed vote for MLK National Holiday in the House of Representatives on November 28, 1979. The memo encourages the affiliates to contact their Representatives immediately so they can try to win the issue in December 1979.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:New York
Temporal subject: 1977-11-28
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New York
Geographical subject – Settlement:New York
Topical subjects:A. Philip Randolph Institute
United States. Congress. House
Memorandums
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip), 1889-1979
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department. Records, 1946-2000
  • folder Folder 5: Martin Luther King, Jr.: Center for Social Change, 1977-1980
  • series Series 2: Portrait Files
  • box 52
  • accession 2014-001-RG9-003
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Digital Collections
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