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Letter from K.W. Lee to Friends of Michi Weglyn, November 1, 1997

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UC Santa Barbara Frank Chin Papers

A letter from K. W. (Kyung Won) Lee, an investigative journalist who wrote for the Sacramento Union, to the Friends of Michi Weglyn. Lee wrote that Weglyn was instrumental in the campaign to free Chol Soo Lee, a Korean American man was on death row, but later had his convictions overturned. Lee also wrote that other Japanese American activists were instrumental to the success of this campaign. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_74_03_003




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Frank Chin Papers, Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, California State University, Santa Barbara

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