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Call Number: RH MS 164
Overview John Thomas Johnson worked as a freelance reporter, primarily for the Topeka Capital-Journal, and as a stringer for Time magazine, the Wichita Eagle-Beacon, the Kansas City Star-Times, and United Press International. This collection includes notes compiled while he was reporting in Lawrence, Kansas, 1970, and outlines, notes, etc., for a proposed book to be jointly authored with James P. Girard. A later addition to the collection contains materials related to his work for Time-Life in El...
Dates: 1970 - 1994
Manifesto: read to the congregation of the First Methodist Church in Lawrence, Kansas, May 10, 1970, by the Coordinating Committee for the Black Community (Bryce Rivers, Chairman),
Collection — Folder: 1
Call Number: RH MS P689
Overview Photocopy of a 3-page manifesto read to the congregation of the First United Methodist Church (Lawrence, Kansas) on Sunday, May 10, 1970, by Bryce Rivers, Chairman, Coordinating Committee for the Black Community. Alleging the church's world-wide exploitation of African Americans, the manifesto demands payment of $75,000 in reparations for Lawrence's 3,000 African American residents.
Dates: May 10, 1970
Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D168
Overview Bachelor of arts honors thesis, University of Kansas, 1975.
Dates: 1900-1915, 1975
- Lawrence (Kan.) -- Race relations 2
- Businessmen -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
- Lawrence (Kan.) -- History -- 20th century 1
- Lawrence (Kan.) -- Race relations -- Economic aspects 1
- Coordinating Committee for the Black Community (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
- Dowdell, Rick D. 1
- First United Methodist Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
- Girard, James Preston, 1944- 1
- Johnson, John Thomas, 1943- 1