Speech to the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Nevada, September 11, 1983

 File — Box: Shared MSS 152, Folder: 1
Identifier: 99-05_1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Woodard's speech briefly describes the civil rights movement in Nevada, her participation in the 1963 "March on Washington" on behalf of the civil rights movement, and the March 1983 commemorative march "Peace, jobs and freedom" rally, also in Washington D.C. Questions from the audience included the topics of a leadership dispute within the NAACP, local civil rights issues, and whether the Rev. Jesse Jackson would run for president of the United States.

Dates

  • September 11, 1983

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

From the Collection: 0.21 Linear Feet (6 pages)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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