National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
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The Charles S. Scott Papers are those of a prominent native Topeka, Kansas lawyer who focused on civil rights and was one of the plaintiff's lawyers in the landmark Brown vs. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas case.
Chester I. Lewis (1928-1990), a Hutchinson, Kansas native, became a Wichita-based attorney and leader in the modern Civil Rights movement. This collection of his papers primarily reflects his leadership in the NAACP "Young Turks" organization and other civil rights efforts.
- Subject: Civil rights -- Kansas X
- African American lawyers -- Kansas -- Topeka 1
- African Americans -- Civil rights -- Kansas 1
- African Americans -- Civil rights -- Kansas -- Wichita 1
- Civil rights -- Kansas 1
- Civil rights movements -- Kansas -- Wichita -- History 1
- Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
- Discrimination in employment -- United States 1
- Discrimination in housing -- United States 1
- Segregation in education -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
- United States -- Race relations 1
- Wichita (Kan.) -- Race relations 1 ∧ less