Civil Rights

 

67-174-2 (USN)

September 9, 1957
DDE signs the Civil Rights Act of 1957 (H.R. 6127) in his office at the naval base in Newport, Rhode Island

   

67-174-4 (USN)

September 9, 1957
DDE signs the Civil Rights Act of 1957 (H.R. 6127) in his office at the naval base in Newport, Rhode Island

   

67-178-7 (USN)

September 14, 1957
DDE, Arkansas Governor Orval E. Faubus and Arkansas Congressman Brooks Hays at the naval base in Newport, Rhode Island following a two hour conference on the Little Rock school integration controversy

 

 

67-178-9 (USN)

September 14, 1957
Arkansas Governor Orval E. Faubus besieged by newsmen following his two hour conference with DDE at the naval base in Newport, Rhode Island

   

72-724-6 (NPS)

March 10, 1954
DDE says a few words of greeting to a meeting of the NAACP

   

72-1348-1 (NPS)

May 5, 1955
John H. Sengstacke, publisher of the Chicago Defender, presents DDE with the Robert Abbott Award

   

72-1908 (NPS)

October 4, 1956
DDE meeting with E. Frederic Morrow

   

72-1926 (NPS)

October 11, 1956
Congressman Adam Clayton Powell during a press conference

   

72-2433-7 (NPS)

September 24, 1957
DDE has a special broadcast on the Little Rock situation

   

72-2433-8 (NPS)

September 24, 1957
DDE has a special broadcast on the Little Rock situation

   

72-2433-9 (NPS)

September 24, 1957
DDE has a special broadcast on the Little Rock situation

   

72-2571-2 (NPS)

January 3, 1958
DDE witnesses the swearing in ceremony for members of the Civil Rights Commission

   

72-2733-1 (NPS)

May 12, 1958
DDE gives a speech sponsored by the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA - formerly known as National Negro Publishers Association)

   

72-2785-1 (NPS)

June 23, 1958
DDE receives a group of prominent civil rights leaders. Left to Right: Lester Granger, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., E. Frederic Morrow, DDE, A. Philip Randolph, William Rogers, Rocco Siciliano, and Roy Wilkins

   

72-3417-1 (NPS)

May 6, 1960
William Rogers and Lawrence Walsh witness DDE signing the Civil Rights Bill