Civil rights movements
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Identifier: Mss 0113
Scope and Contents This single-item collection consists of a handbill from the Newark Vietnam Work-In Committee. The undated handbill was likely printed in the summer of 1967. It is addressed “Dear Friend” and opens with a description of the challenges facing the activists in the Black Liberation movement in Newark. It also contains warnings against potential riots as well as attempts to pit white workers against black workers. The handbill introduces the concept of the Work-In, which was an effort to send...