Appeal, from the Equal Rights Association of Louisiana, to the colored voters of the North, East, and West

Author:
Equal Rights Association of Louisiana
Date:
1904-06-02
Description:
Summary of the "Lily White" takeover of the Republican Party in Louisiana. They have forced out all African American participation and declared for "white supremacy." The previous Republican organization, led by Walter L. Cohen, have held their own convention and will send delegates to the Republican National Convention. The Equal Rights Association of Louisiana calls for Republicans to combat the lily whites.
Subject:
Republican National Convention, Race discrimination, African Americans--Politics and government, Political participation, Political ethics, Political parties--Officials and employees, Louisiana, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o45297
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