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Lucinda Todd to Walter White

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Creator: Todd, Lucinda Wilson, 1903-1996

Date: August 29, 1950

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Lucinda Wilson Todd Coll. #825

Unit ID: 213405

Summary: First Letter from the Lucinda Todd, of the Topeka Chapter of the NAACP, to NAACP Executive Secretary Walter White. In the letter, Todd outlines the problems in Topeka and the fact that the Topeka Chapter of the NAACP wants to test the limits of Kansas law regarding segregated schools. The letter eventually led to the involvement of the NAACP and the arrival of the Legal Defense Fund (LDF) and Executive team to the Todd home in Topeka for Brown case strategy sessions.

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Title (Main title): Lucinda Todd to Walter White

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