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Letter from United Packinghouse Workers of America to W. E. B. Du Bois

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United Packinghouse Workers of America

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Concerning the ongoing battle against racial discrimination; the organization is seeking legal action against Adrian O. McKinney, director of the Union's eight-state District 9, as he insulted Negro members and supports holding a segregated banquet in Georgia; explains that this action may be seen as communist; asking Du Bois for his comments and suggestions regarding the case.
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Text
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Correspondence Circular Letters
Contributors:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963Lasley, Russell R
Created Date:
1953 08 19
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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers, 1803-1999 (bulk 1877-1963)

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