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Colorado NAACP leaders meet with Senator Peter H. Dominick during the NAACP Legislative Strategy Conference in Washington, D. C. in 1963 to promote passage of a civil rights bill, 1963 August 6-8

Identifier: M085.09.0186.0016.00002


Members of the Colorado chapter of the National Organization for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) talk with Sen. Dominick (R-Colo.) in the Senate Reception Room of the United States Capitol. From left to right are Sen. Dominick, Barbara Coopersmith, Irving P. Andrews, a Denver attorney and a graduate of the University of Denver's School of Law, and Reverend L. Sylvester Odom. Attendees of the Legislative Strategy Conference, which took place from August 6-8, 1963, visited members of Congress in order to elicit their support for civil rights legislation. Sen. Dominick voted in favor of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.


  • 1963 August 6-8

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are primarily in English. Some travel memorabilia may be in other languages.

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1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Series 9 of 11 consists of Official Photos of Senator Dominick as well as family photos, phots with constituents and colleagues, official trips to Vietnam and elsewhere.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

10 x 8 inches black and white

Related Materials

Digital reproduction. Denver, Colo. : University of Denver, Penrose Library, 2006. 1 photograph in 2 formats : digital, TIFF and JPG files, grayscale Mode of access: World Wide Web. Scanned 2005-11-11 with Dell computer, Pentium 4, 3.40 GHz, 3.39 GHz CPU; Epson Expression 1640XL flatbed scanner; Silverfast Ai 5 scanning software, Adobe Photoshop 7.0 editing software; 600 dpi, 8-bit grayscale. Master image saved as .tif file; access image saved at 150 dpi as .jpg file. Image file names: domi085tif0014.tif, domi085jpg0014.jpg.


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