Archive Record

Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Catalog Number 2012.049.002
Collection The Joan L. Franks Collection
Description Newspaper clipping from the Chattanooga News-Free Press, Sunday, April 14, 1968. The main article is entitled "Law is in Crisis In Civil Rights: Justice Exceeds Power in the Welfare of a Nation." This article argues that the "law of the land", or American law and order, is in jeopardy because of growing violence and conflict within the Civil Rights movement. The author is, essentially, arguing for the equal rights for African Americans and pressing the importance of equality and justice for all citizens in order to maintain a healthy country.
Date 1968
Dates of Creation April 14, 1968
Extent of Description 7.50" x 8.50"
Accession number 2012.049