Barred by Congress : how a Mormon, a socialist, and an African American elected by the people were excluded from office /
"On March 2, 1967, the New York Times ran the extra-large headline: "HOUSE EXCLUDES POWELL." The sensational story about Congress's exclusion of the long-term African American House member, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., led to a legal battle over the constitutionality of excluding a...
Lawrence, Kansas :
University Press of Kansas,
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