[Dear Mr. Brown: Thank you for your letter dated May 12, ...]

by N. Charles Anderson, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Detroit, Michigan, United States
May 21, 1986
Publisher: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
2 pages
Type: Correspondence
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Copy of a letter to Robert Brown, Jr., Director of the Michigan Department of Corrections, responding to his reply regarding a call that the Department should end its purchases of goods imported from the Republic of South Africa. The letter includes a copy of a fruit cocktail can label clearly identifying it as a product of the Republic of South Africa. The letter affirms Brown’s request of the Purchasing Division of the Department of Management and Budget to establish guidelines on purchasing products that may be imported from South Africa. Copies of the letter were sent to Michigan Governor James Blanchard, Carl L. Breeding of the NAACP, and Honorable Jackie Vaughn, III.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root