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Storey, Moorfield, (1845-1929) The Negro Question.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.120 Author/Creator: Storey, Moorfield, (1845-1929) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 27 June 1918 Pagination: 30 p. ; 22.8 x 15.4 cm.

Summary of Content: One edition of "The Negro Question," by Moorfield Storey dated June 27, 1918. The item is a reprint of an address delivered before the Wisconsin Bar Association. Discusses the treatment of African Americans utilizing data on lynching, comparing arrests made against African Americans compared to white people, and segregation in schools.

Background Information: Moorfield Storey was the founding president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Reprinted by the NAACP.

People: Storey, Moorfield, 1845-1929

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Race discriminationSegregationLynchingActivismAfrican American HistoryAfrican AmericansPolice

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