The WW Law Collection
The Collection At A Glance
The WW Law collection is distinguished by over a half-century of NAACP documents, including correspondence with major regional and international figures including: Martin Luther King Jr., John F. Kennedy, Roy Wilkins, Thurgood Marshall, as well as Daisy Bates of Little Rock nine fame. Correspondence with local and State elected officials such as segregationist Governor Lester Maddox and former President Jimmy Carter accentuate the value of this collection.
As a whole, the collection includes an assortment of rare nineteenth century periodicals, five thousand books including numerous signed first editions, several hundred pieces of original art, signed limited edition prints and popular iconic reproductions.