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JOSEPH A. MCNEIL HAND SIGNED TYPESCRIPT ON CIVIL RIGHTS 1960 WOOLWORTH LUNCH COUNTER SIT-IN

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JOSEPH A. MCNEIL, AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST, ONE OF THE ORIGINAL FOUR TAKING PART IN THE 1960 WOOLWORTH SIT-INS WHICH ENERGIZED THE MOVEMENT, TYPESCRIPT BOLDLY SIGNED, "JOSEPH A. MCNEIL/10/13/94," ONE PAGE, 8.5 X 11. EXCELLENT CONTENT ABOUT THE SIT-IN, IN PART: "ON FEB. 4, 1960, FOUR BLACK COLLEGE STUDENTS SAT DOWN AT AN ALL-WHITE LUNCH COUNTER...NOW THAT LUNCH COUNTER IS GOING ON DISPLAY IN THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. WE NEED TO KEEP PRESSING FOR THOSE THINGS THAT ARE RIGHT...YOU CAN MAKE CHANGE...HUMAN BEINGS ARE FUNDAMENTALLY DECENT PEOPLE. THEY CAN CHANGE...." IN FINE CONDITION.    $175     #10121