Teaching With Documents
Discrimination and Protest in Wartime Washington

"Pickets appearing in front of the Safeway Store at Fourteenth and U streets in Washington, D.C., protesting against the company which arbitrarily refused to hire Negro clerks although nearly 90 per cent of the trade comes from Negroes. Left to right are: Rolanders Cooper; Eugene Davidson, administrator of the New Negro Alliance; Walter White, executive secretary of the N.A.A.C.P.; and Mrs. Phoebe Howard." Courier 4/31/41.

 

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HUAN 6 
November 2000