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Title Chicago Commission on Race Relations – recommendations
Reference Midwest.MS.Lawson
Library The Newberry Library
Collection Name Victor Lawson Papers
Collection Overview Materials pertaining to Victor Lawson's life and career as a pioneering newspaperman and owner of the Chicago Daily News in early 1900s Chicago.
Series Description Papers pertaining to organisations that Lawson was affiliated with professionally other than the Daily News. Includes several reports from the Chicago Commission on Race Relations written in part by Lawson who was a member of the Commission. These reports eventually made up the book 'The Negro in Chicago', a response to the race riots of 1919.
Date 1921
Author Lawson, Victor F
Document Type Report
Theme(s) Police and Community Relations; Legislation and Legal Cases; Protest and Race Riots
Keywords discrimination, education, crime, legal cases, legislation, military, police
Places Chicago, Illinois
Organisations/Associations Chicago Commission on Race Relations (CCRR)
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Newberry Library catalogue.
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