Letter from the Berkley Youth League in Berkley, Michigan, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.

Title

Letter from the Berkley Youth League in Berkley, Michigan, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.

Subject

Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931; African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama; African Americans--Imprisonment--Alabama; Miller, Benjamin Meek, 1864-1944; Berkley Youth League (Berkley, Mich.)

Description

A meeting of the Berkley Youth League calls for the immediate and unconditional release of the Scottsboro Boys. They also demand a stoppage of persecution of African Americans in Alabama.

Creator

Berkley Youth League (Berkley, Mich.)

Source

Alabama Governor, Scottsboro Case appeals to the Governor, SG004238, Folder 15, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History

Date

1933-04-14

Format

Letter

Language

English

Coverage

United States--Michigan--Berkley

Transcription




ROYAL OAK
APR 15
12 30 PM
1933
MICH.


GOVERNOR MILLER
MONTGOMERY ALABAMA