[Letter from Mario Marcel Salas to the United States Justice Department - November 8, 1979]

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Letter from Mario Marcel Salas of the Black Coalition on Mass Media to the Civil Rights Division of the United States Justice Department. He writes with an urgent tone, as word has spread of a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan. A radio personality, a city councilman, and an organization protesting a housing project have all been linked to the event. Fears of Klan members carrying weapons and enacting violence pose additional threats.

Creator(s): Salas, Mario Marcel
Location(s): United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Creation Date: November 8, 1979
Partner(s):
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
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  • Creation: November 8, 1979
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Place
United States - Texas - Bexar County - San Antonio
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 8, 1979
Description:

Letter from Mario Marcel Salas of the Black Coalition on Mass Media to the Civil Rights Division of the United States Justice Department. He writes with an urgent tone, as word has spread of a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan. A radio personality, a city councilman, and an organization protesting a housing project have all been linked to the event. Fears of Klan members carrying weapons and enacting violence pose additional threats.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): Black Coalition on Mass Media | Citizens Active in San Antonio | United States Justice Department | Van Archer, Henry
Series Title: Mario Marcel Salas Papers
Partner:
University of Texas at San Antonio
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: UTSA_MS142-05-07-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth290847
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text