Clipping from Wilmington Morning News Journal on Senator Williams and the Voting Rights legislation

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Following the attacks on the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marchers, Senator Williams met with a group comprised of church representatives and civil rights workers from Delaware to discuss the Voting Rights bill. Senator Williams stated that he supported civil rights legislation and would vote for a legislation guaranteeing every American citizen the right to vote, but would not commit to a vote until he had seen the language of the legislation.

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News journal (Wilmington, Del.). "Clipping from Wilmington Morning News Journal on Senator Williams and the Voting Rights legislation." Papers of Senator John J. Williams, University of Delaware Library. Accessed 18 November 2019. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/36.

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Title

Clipping from Wilmington Morning News Journal on Senator Williams and the Voting Rights legislation

Subject

United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Description

Following the attacks on the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marchers, Senator Williams met with a group comprised of church representatives and civil rights workers from Delaware to discuss the Voting Rights bill. Senator Williams stated that he supported civil rights legislation and would vote for a legislation guaranteeing every American citizen the right to vote, but would not commit to a vote until he had seen the language of the legislation.

Creator

News journal (Wilmington, Del.)

Source

Papers of Senator John J. Williams, University of Delaware Library

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

1965-03-13

Contributor

University of Delaware Library

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Language

English

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udel_017.jpg

Coverage

Wilmington (Del.)