Memo from Derek Winans to Junius Williams (August 22, 1967)-ilovepdf-compressed

Memo from civil rights activist Derek Winans to Junius Williams regarding the political impacts of the proposed site of the College of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark's Central Ward. The displacement of residents and consequential disruption of African American electoral voting strength was a major concern of Newark's civil rights activists in the 1960s. -- Credit: Junius Williams Collection

Memo from civil rights activist Derek Winans to Junius Williams regarding the political impacts of the proposed site of the College of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark’s Central Ward. The displacement of residents and consequential disruption of African American electoral voting strength was a major concern of Newark’s civil rights activists in the 1960s. — Credit: Junius Williams Collection