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Catalog Number MS 1670-01-02-01
Object Name Speech
Scope & Content The Westley Wallace Law Paper is a transcribed speech given by Law on October 27, 1984 at a retirement banquet for Lt. John A. White, one of the first black police officers in Savannah. The speech primarily discusses voting rights and political affairs concerning black Savannahians during the twentieth century, but Law also gives a sketch of what life was like in the black business community on West Broughton Street.
Creator Law, Westley Wallace (b. 1923).
Title Speech given by Law on October 27, 1984 at a retirement banquet for Lt. John A. White
Copyrights Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection Westley Wallace (W. W.) Law Paper
Subjects Law, Westley Wallace (b. 1923)
White, John A.
Law enforcement B Georgia -- Savannah.
Civil rights B Georgia -- Savannah.
Afro-Americans B Georgia B Savannah.
People Law, Westley Wallace (b. 1923)
White, John A.