Letter from Geraldine Fothergill to MLK

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Geraldine Fothergill, a mother of seven of Hartford, Connecticut, offers Dr. King an idea about educating African American youths. She suggests that African American families develop a boarding program to house African American students that are accepted at traditionally white colleges distant from home. She also suggests that Dr. King, as a minister, can convince other ministers to support this program through the churches.

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Letter from Geraldine Fothergill to MLK
Tuesday, February 5, 1963
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