Correspondence to Pres. Lyndon B. Johnson

Jesús Colón Papers, 1901-1974

Correspondence to President Lyndon B. Johnson from the Testimonial Committee for Jesús Colón, protesting the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., and demanding that the government use their war dollars to fight poverty and systematic racism, and to withdraw troops from the Vietnam War immediately.


Date
1968, Date accepted
Creator
Jesús Colón
Location

Riverside Plaza Hotel

Language
English
Document Type
Document: correspondence
Identifier
JeCo_b01_f07_0288
Related Keywords
Activism, Politics, Vietnam War, Racism, Injustice
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Lyndon B. Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., Jesús Colón, Testimonial Committee for Jesús Colón
Related Places
Manhattan (is referenced), Washington, DC (is referenced)
Citation
Jesús Colón Papers, 1901-1974. Correspondence to Pres. Lyndon B. Johnson: JeCo_b01_f07_0288. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Sep 2019.
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Rights Holder
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Repository
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