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Primary Sources

Robert Moton's First Report
The first report of the Colored Advisory Commission, to Herbert Hoover, June 13, 1927.

Robert Moton's Second Report
The Colored Advisory Commission's second report to Herbert Hoover, December 12, 1927.

Colored Advisory Commission Report
The final report of the Colored Advisory Commission, May 21, 1929.

The Flood Makes News
Newspaper coverage of the flood.



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