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Letter from J. Clay Madison to UNCG Chancellor Ferguson

Date: August 3, 1970

Author: J. Clay Madison

Biographical/Historical abstract: J. Clay Madison was the director of the Program Council for the Western Conference of the United Methodist Church in the seventies.

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Description: This August 3, 1970 letter from J. Clay Madison to Chancellor James S. Ferguson thanks Ferguson for his participation in a July 1970 conference on race relations sponsored by the Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. Ferguson agreed to serve on a white task force which presented a position paper alongside a position paper prepared by a black task force. This letter comments of the success of the two presentations and subsequent correspondence in Ferguson's files indicate the paper was well-received and copies were requested for distribution.


Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.14.315

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