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The President’s Committee on Civil Rights

This collection focuses on President Harry S. Truman's Committee on Civil Rights. The collection includes 80 documents totaling 372 pages covering the years 1945 through 1948. Supporting materials include photographs, oral history transcripts, a subject guide to archival materials and other links.

President Truman speaks on steps of Lincoln Memorial, June 29, 1947.

Documents

Displaying 1 - 77 of 77 documents

1945

1946

1947

1948

Background

Reports

To Secure These Rights, the Report of the President's Committee on Civil Rights