The Harold K. Brown Civil Rights Collection

Letter from Ambrose Brodus, Jr. to James McCain, February 19, 1965



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Letter from Ambrose Brodus, Jr. to James McCain, February 19, 1965


Letter from Ambrose Brodus, Jr. to inform James McCain that Harold Brown is no longer an effective leader of the San Diego Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) chapter. According to Brodus, Brown is responsible for "a period of coercion, intimidation, and an advocacy of separation (as regards to black and white)."


Ambrose Brodus, Jr.


February 19, 1965


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8.5 inches X 11 inches; 3 pages



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Ambrose Brodus, Jr., “Letter from Ambrose Brodus, Jr. to James McCain, February 19, 1965,” Humanities Hub, accessed July 23, 2024,