This first two pages of this collection of documents from the Mayor's office contain a report from the City of Portland Commission on Intergroup Relations, which details social tension caused by racial discrimination in the real estate market. This is followed by a collection of documents showing the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) proposing, and the Mayor proclaiming, May 15-May 22 "Freedom Week." in the City. The documents conclude with a fact sheet about the NAACP composed by Mrs. Lorna J. Marple, President of the NAACP's Portland branch. Visit City of Portland Archives for more http://efiles.portlandoregon.gov/record/5106
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November 29, 1955