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1964 Civil Rights Act: 50th Anniversary - Exhibition

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Morris Library, Information Room on 1st Fl. Morris Library, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA

After the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, President Lyndon B. Johnson urged Congress to pass Kennedy’s civil rights bill.  Signed into law on July 2, 1964, the civil rights bill outlawed discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, religion or national origin in public accommodations, education, voting, employment, and housing. This exhibition features books, manuscripts, videos and photographs.  


Sponsor: Morris Library

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Community, Exhibitions, Faculty & Staff, Equity & Inclusion


Center for Black Culture, Library





Free & Open to the Public

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UD Library Special Collections

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