47-year-old Time Capsule Uncovered at a School in New Mexico, Revealing Letters of Eighth Graders in 1967 Addressed to Their Peers in 1987

Letters from Hermosa Middle School eighth graders in 1967

“Negros are looked down upon in the southeastern states and demonstrations and riots are frequently heard of,” he wrote. “I am not against the Negro and I feel that the whites are wrong in looking down upon the Negro.”
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“This year the Viet Nam [sic] War is in full swing,” she stated. “Although we have not officially declared war, our boys are fighting to keep freedom alive. Freedom is a special thing and should not be taken for granted.”

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