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Brewer, Vivian Lenon

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1900 October 06-1991 June 18

Class of 1921.
Class of 1921.

Occupations: Co-founder, Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools; Volunteer; Banker; Lawyer.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Brewer, Vivian Lenon, 1971-75

 File — Box: 67.7, Folder: 7-8
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series consists of twelve boxes of correspondence and transcripts with and by the interview respondents. These are filed alphabetically.
Dates of Materials: 1971-75

Vivion Lenon Brewer papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00020
Overview Vivion Lenon Brewer was a co-founder of Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools, a volunteer, banker, and lawyer. A native of Arkansas, Vivion Brewer was an advocate of civil rights and integration and also participated in several women's organizations. This collection sheds some light on her personal and professional life, as well as offering insight into larger questions about the motives and experiences of white Southerners who opposed racism and segregation. Materials include...
Dates of Materials: 1947 - 2004