All materials on Kansas Memory are made available for noncommercial educational and research purposes only. It is the patron's responsibility to request and obtain permission from both the image and copyright owner(s) to use materials.
This flyer announces the upcoming visit of NAACP executive secretary Walter White to Topeka on Tuesday, April 26, 8:15 p.m., Memorial Hall, 10th and Jackson. Under his leadership, the NAACP established the Legal Defense Fund, which helped fight segregation and disenfranchisement throughout the U.S.
This flyer can be used along with other material regarding Walter White to help students understand the importance of his visit and its impact on the civil rights movement in Topeka.
KS: 11th: 3.1.: Brown v. Board (2005)
Item Number: 213392
Call Number: Lucinda Wilson Todd Coll. #825
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213392
Collections - Manuscript - Todd, Lucinda Wilson
Community Life - Clubs and organizations - Reform/Advocacy - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Curriculum - 11th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1945-1990 (Kansas_Benchmark 3) - Brown v. Board (Indicator 1) - Arguments in favor of integration
Date - 1940s - 1949
Government and Politics - Reform and Protest - Civil rights - National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Handbill
People - African Americans - Discrimination - Segregation
People - Notable People - White, Walter Francis, 18993-1955
Places - Cities and towns - Topeka
Places - Counties - Shawnee
Thematic Time Period - Eisenhower Years, 1946-1961 - Civil Rights Movement
Type of Material - Printed materials - Flyer