Civil Rights in Texas- Allan, 3rd Period

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Women's Rights

Jane McCallum

1877 - 1957

Jane McCallum first entered politics by campaigning for prohibition and woman suffrage

Early Chpters Of The Womans Suffrage

1903

Were formed in big cities like Houston

Texas Equal Suffrage Association

1920 - 1940

Supported the passage of this amendment

19 Amendment

1964

Gave Woman Right To Vote

African American Rights

Lulu Bell Madison White

1907 - 1957

Lulu Bell Madison White was president of the NAACP

Equal Rights Movement

1920 - 1940

Gave Equal Rights To African Americans

C.O.R.E

1942

Congress of Racial Equality

Civil Rights Act

1964

Signed by President Lyndon B. Johnson

Voting Rights Act

1964

Gave African Americans Right To Vote

Mexican American Rights

LULAC

1933 - 1950

Supported the Rights for Mexican Americans

G.I. Forum

1948 - 1960

Helped Veteran Mexican Americans To obtain health and care