Lulu Belle Madison White
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Lulu (or Lula) Belle Madison White (1900-1957) was a teacher and civil rights activist in Texas during the 1940s and 1950s. In 1939, White was named as the president of the Houston chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) before becoming executive secretary of the branch in 1943. Under her leadership, the Houston chapter of the NAACP more than doubled in size from 1943 to 1948.
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- Pitre, Merline (2010-03-01). In Struggle Against Jim Crow: Lulu B. White and the NAACP, 1900-1957. Texas A&M University Press. ISBN 9781603441995.
- Pitre, Merline (2001). "Building and Selling the NAACP: Lulu B. White as an Organizer and Mobilizer". East Texas Historical Journal. 39 (1): 10.
- "White, Lulu Belle Madison - Oxford Reference". doi:10.1093/acref/9780195156775.001.0001/acref-9780195156775-e-0470. Cite journal requires