Daily Archive: July 26, 2017

Civil Rights in 1957

Civil Rights And The View From Capitol Hill – June, 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Civil Rights Legislation For 1957 – American Forum – NBC Radio – June 9, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Civil Rights. A subject bubbling under the radar around Capitol Hill for quite some time. In the 1940s, President Truman enacted legislation to integrate the Armed Forces, which were...