Personal data for Judge Lee Gates


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Personal data for Judge Lee Gates
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Born in Louisiana, Gates moved to Las Vegas around 1960. Following high school, he attended UNLV, where he was a member of the Black Student Association and studied under professor Roosevelt Fitzgerald, who raised his awareness of black history. Gates participated in the civil rights movement and worked as a lawyer before becoming a judge. He discusses Jackson Street, Dr. Charles West, attorney Charles Kellar, and his own involvement with Ruby Duncan's group. Collection items for Judge Lee Gates include: interview transcript; audio clip.
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CT247 .G37 2007
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