posters, photographs, and memorabilia related to the life and
work of Davis, California community organizer and activist Tansey
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.
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