Roy Wilkins

Wilkins at the [[White House]] on April 30, 1968. Roy Ottoway Wilkins (August 30, 1901 – September 8, 1981) was a prominent activist in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States from the 1930s to the 1970s. Wilkins' most notable role was his leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), in which he held the title of Executive Secretary from 1955 to 1963 and Executive Director from 1964 to 1977. Wilkins was a central figure in many notable marches of the civil rights movement. He made valuable contributions in the world of African-American literature, and his voice was used to further the efforts in the fight for equality. Wilkins' pursuit of social justice also touched the lives of veterans and active service members, through his awards and recognition of exemplary military personnel. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1984
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1960
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1966
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1968
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1969
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1944
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1982
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    by Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981
    Published 1944
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    Published 1973
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    Published 1973
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    Published 1971
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