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Newspaper clipping

Original Size

3 3/4" x 6"


Newspaper clipping from the Oregonian dated September 24, 1961.

Pictured: 14-year-old Huldah Clark holding a newspaper titled "Moscow News." Photo credit: Associated Press.

Caption: "Huldah Clark, 14, departed Saturday for Soviet Union because her father, a Newark, N.J., laborer, feels Negro young people have more educational opportunity in Russia than they do in the United States."


All dates (unless specified in inscription) are approximate.


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