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date: 12 July 2020

NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) (USA) 

A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

It emerged in 1908–9 out of a call for a conference on Lincoln's birthday in 1909, with the aim of establishing a fully integrated organization. The NAACP was led by a group of young African Americans headed by ... ...

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