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Thomas (Tansey W.) Papers on the Status of African Americans in the City of Davis and UC Davis
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Papers, placards, posters, photographs, and memorabilia related to the life and work of Davis, California community organizer and activist Tansey Thomas.
Tansey Washington Thomas (1931-2017) was a community organizer and political activist in every sense of those words. Throughout her life Tansey devoted her energy and intelligence to advocating for civil rights, women's rights, social and economic justice, and equality and fairness for all people.
12 linear feet
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection is open for research.