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The past century has seen great advances in civil rights as various groups of people have secured the right to vote or to marry. In the U.S. and around the world, the struggle for equality continues. This memorial site was created to remember and honor those who have dedicated their lives to achieving equal rights for all.
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Civil Rights Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Jean Stabell

NEW SALEM - Jean Stabell died peacefully Saturday, April 19, 2014, at her New Salem home, following a protracted battle with leukemia. Surrounding her at the end, were dear friends and her partner of 38 years, Judy McLamb, who cared for her lovingly throughout her illness. Jean was born May 4, 1937, in Norwalk, Conn. She graduated from Norwalk High School in 1955, earned a bachelor's degree from New York University and a master's degree at the University of Chicago. Her lifelong dedication...
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