This collection contains materials regarding the "Mendez v. Westminster 60th Anniversary and Official U.S. Postage Stamp Unveiling" event held at Chapman University on April 14, 2007. The collection includes: correspondences and a CD of the agenda, eight CDs of digital photographs from the event, event flyers and clippings. This collection also contains a file of March on Washington material, which was deposited in January 2013. This file includes First Day of Issue stamps featuring prominent Black Americans, a 1963 "March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom" program with Black Heritage stamps from 2011, the "I have a Dream" Martin Luther King address with stamps from 2011 and a faux MLK paper note of $1,000,000, an envelope with a quote by John Lewis and a stamp of Central High School from Little Rock, an original draft of John Lewis' "March on Washington" speech with a signed photo of John Lewis, a replica of Ernest G. Green's Central High School diploma from 1958 with Green's photocopied signature from 2007, and postcards of the Mendez stamp.
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[Identify Item], Colon-Muniz records (2008.048.r), Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Chapman University, CA. http://chapman.lyrasistechnology.org/repositories/3/resources/101 Accessed October 22, 2017.