Invitation to Emergency Convocation: The Urban Coalition



This letter from Andrew Heiskell and A. Philip Randolph invites Dr. King to attend the Emergency Convocation of the Urban Coalition, to address the issue of violence in 104 cities. The goals set forth in the letter include an emergency work program, a major expansion of the private sector for job provision and training, and establishment of a long-range program for the physical and social reconstruction of American cities.

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Saturday, August 12, 1967
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[Closing Signature: Andrew Heiskell] [Closing Signature: A Philip Randolph]
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