[Source Description: 26 February 1964: Copy of H.R. 7152 (Civil Rights Act), From Joseph W. Straley Papers (#5252), Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.]
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 as it stood before being passed by the Senate in summer 1964.
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