National Medical Association; Richard M. Nixon
Black history; Civil rights
Washington: A group of Black doctors representing the National Medical Association called on President Nixon 8/5 to discuss Federal funding and assistance to Black medical colleges and students. LTR: Dr. Andrew Thomas, member, board of trustees, NMA; Dr. John Kenney, chrm., legislative committee, NMA; Dr. James Whittico, past president NMA; Dr. Julius Hill, president, NMA; Nixon; Dr. Emerson Walden, chrm., board of trustees; Dr. Lloyd Kirkpatrick, legislative and research adviser; and Dr. Charles Booker, speaker, House of Delegates.
BW photograph, 8.5" x 10"
United Press International
African Americans, history, United States, prejudice, desegregation, civil rights movement, Black Panthers