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Fundraising letter from the Greensboro Justice Fund

Date: February 26, 1981

Author: Greensboro Justice Fund

Biographical/Historical abstract: The Greensboro Justice Fund was organized in 1980, in response to the Greensboro Massacre of November 3, 1979. It continues to assist organizations working for racial justice in the South.

Additional contributor: Marty Nathan

Description: In this fundraising letter dated February 26, 1981, Dr. Marty Nathan, co-executive director of the Greensboro Justice Fund, seeks financial support for the civil rights suit against the Ku Klux Klan, the city of Greensboro, and the federal government following the November 3, 1979 Death to the Klan march where five protesters were killed. The letter was accompanied by a donation envelope and a copy of the group's February-March 1981 newsletter.


Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Sydney Nathans Papers

Repository: Duke University

Item#: 4.67.1181

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