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Letter from The Workers of Birmingham, Alabama, in Birmingham, Alabama, to Hon. B. Miller.

Documents

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Title

Letter from The Workers of Birmingham, Alabama, in Birmingham, Alabama, to Hon. B. Miller.

Subject

Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931; African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama; African Americans--Imprisonment--Alabama; Miller, Benjamin Meek, 1864-1944

Description

Workers of Birmingham, Alabama, demand the release of the Scottsboro Boys and the right for African Americans to sit on juries and to vote.

Creator

The Workers of Birmingham, Alabama

Source

Alabama Governor, Scottsboro Case appeals to the Governor, SG004238, Folder 20, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History

Date

1933-04-21

Format

Letter

Language

English

Coverage

United States--Alabama--Birmingham

Transcription

Birmingham Ala
April 21.1933

Hon. B miller dear sir we the
workers of Ala Demand
the release of all of the scotts
Burrauer Boyes and also
the Sheare croppers and
Peterson and we Demand
that negro sit on Jouries
and that they Be allowed
to vote and that they allso
have eaqueal rights and
have eaquial Equality
and that they not Be
Descriminated againse
and we Demand that you
do something for the scott
Borra Boys right away
we are yours the workers
of Birmingham Ala