Document Description: Created by the Freedom Legacy Project, this petition argued for Chancellor James Moeser and the University community to “take decisive action to dismantle institutional racism ad the University of North Carolina.” The first step suggested by the petition was the addition of a plaque to Saunders Hall which stated clearly William Saunders’ leadership of North Carolina’s Ku Klux Klan.
Organization: Freedom Legacy Project
Document Type: Petition
Creator: John K. Chapman
Document Collection: John Kenyon Chapman Papers, 1969-2009
Campus Space: Saunders Hall
Citation: Call for Racial Justice at the University of North Carolina, to Chancellor Moeser and the University Community in the John Kenyon Chapman Papers #5441, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.