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Letter from Dr. Wendell P. Russell to the Rev. John H. Cross, Jr.

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M228 Box 28 Carbon Copy of letter from Wendell P Russell to 16th St Baptist Church crop rsz2m.jpg
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M228 Box 28 Carbon Copy of letter from Wendell P Russell to 16th St Baptist Church crop rsz2m.jpg
M228 Box 28 Carbon copy of letter from Wendell P Russell to 16th St Baptist Church p2 crop rsz2m.jpg
Title: Letter from Dr. Wendell P. Russell to the Rev. John H. Cross, Jr.
Date: 1963 October 21
Description: This is a carbon copy of a letter sent by Dr. Wendell P. Russell, Dean of Students at Virginia Union University, to the Rev. John H. Cross, Jr., pastor of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham, Alabama. John H. Cross, Jr. was a student at the Virginia Union University School of Theology, and received his Masters of Divinity in 1959. Cross was pastor at Gravel Hill Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia in 1962 when he was called to the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham.

Included with this letter is a carbon copy of the letter Dr. Russell sent to the editor of The Washington Post on September 17, 1963 in response to the Post's editorial "Reaping the Whirlwind."
Citation:
“Letter from Dr. Wendell P. Russell to the Rev. John H. Cross, Jr.,” VCU Libraries Gallery, accessed October 7, 2022, https://gallery.library.vcu.edu/items/show/79600.