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Resolution from Polish Workers Club, Branch 57 in Brooklyn, New York, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.

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Title

Resolution from Polish Workers Club, Branch 57 in Brooklyn, New York, 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; Polish Workers Club, Branch 57 (Brooklyn, N.Y.); Patterson, Haywood, b. 1912

Description

The Polish Workers Club, Branch 57, of Brooklyn, New York, demand a new trial for Haywood Patterson, change of venue to Birmingham, and the immediate release of all Scottsboro defendants after the March 133 Decatur trial. The Polish Workers Club is one of numerous ethnic organizations that sent resolutions to Governor Miller throughout the Scottsboro trials.

Creator

Polish Workers Club, Branch 57 (Brooklyn, N.Y.)

Source

Alabama Governor, Scottsboro Case appeals to the Governor, SG004238, Folder 14, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History

Date

1933-04-13

Format

Resolution

Language

English

Coverage

United States--New York--Brooklyn