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Letter Declaring Integration Of Shipyard

This letter announces the integration of the Alabama Dry Dock and Ship Building Plant in Mobile, Alabama. The company made no preparations for the integration which led to a walk-out by white workers that shortly erupted into a race riot.

Letter Declaring Integration of Shipyard

Subject

Race relations

Creator

Records of the War Manpower Commission, Record Group 211

Source

Central Files and Monthly MOPAC Area Reports, 1942-1943

Date

May 22,1943

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 281498

Coverage

Mobile (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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