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Collection: Claude Pepper Library
Voting Rights Act signing
Claude Pepper shaking hands with President Johnson after the signing of the Voting Rights Act as Ralph Abernathy and Martin Luther King, Jr. look on.
Draft Remarks on the Poll Tax
A copy of the remarks made by Congressman Claude Pepper on the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Democratic Study Group news release
A news release from Mo Udall to all members of the House of Representatives detailing crucial voting days leading up to the passage of the Voting Rights Act.
Congratulatory letter from Congressman John Conyers
A letter from freshman Congressman John Conyers congratulating Claude Pepper for his support of the Voting Rights Act.
89th Congress Temporary Telephone Directory
On this temporary Congressional phone directory, Congressman Claude Pepper kept track of which of his colleagues could be counted on to support his amendment to the Social Security Act of 1965.