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Walter Francis White

Walter Francis White appears in the following:

Walter White of NAACP Asserts America's 'Race Problem' Undermines Overseas Efforts

Monday, January 21, 2013

WNYC

Walter White, head of the NAACP, ponders race and foreign relations at the Great Hall of Cooper Union, in New York City, in this 1949 recording.

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Walter White on Race Problems in the US

Sunday, December 18, 1949

Chairman Johnson E. Fairchild opens Cooper Union Forum. Mentions some upcoming programs. Introduces the current program "The race problem in the United States with Walter White speaking." Introduces Dr. Walter White, on leave from his position at the NAACP, author and researcher on race problems.

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President Truman at NAACP 38th Annual Meeting

Sunday, June 29, 1947

"There is no justifiable reason for discrimination because of ancestry, or religion. Or race, or color." Truman is the first American President to address the civil rights organization.

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