Letter to Richard Lugar from Shortridge High School Student, 1965

Title

Letter to Richard Lugar from Shortridge High School Student, 1965

Description

First page of a letter received by Richard Lugar from a student at Shortridge High School in 1965. The letter begins, "I, a student at Shortridge High School, would like to inform you of your needed help in integrating Shortridge." Lugar was a member of the Indianapolis School Board at this time, and in this capacity, he helped to devise plans for the racial desegregation of Indianapolis public schools.

Creator

Unknown

Date

July 1965

Language

English

Original Format

Document

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Letter to Richard Lugar from Shortridge High School Student, 1965,” The Richard G. Lugar Senatorial Papers, accessed May 25, 2022, https://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/lugar/items/show/106.