Citizenship School Workbook

Southern Christian Leadership Conference

Amistad Research Center

Amistad Research Center

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s Citizenship Education Program was conducted in cooperation with the American Missionary Association (AMA) after the AMA became a division of the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries. The program was designed, “to acquaint citizens with the way in which our government is run and to help them meet voting requirements.” The program focused on adult literacy as an aid to improving participation in solving community problems.

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  • Title: Citizenship School Workbook
  • Creator: Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • Subject Keywords: American Missionary Association, United Church of Christ
  • Type: document
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  • Repository: Amistad Research Center
  • Date: circa 1964
  • Collection: American Missionary Association Archives